The Royal Service was known for bringing messages faster than any other heralds in the realm, travelling lightly on their swift steeds. But even they couldn’t always outrun a mischievous thief that knew they could make good money on confidential information.
This is one of those paintings that started out without any ideas. I just wanted to draw a horse, really, and suddenly this happened. Lots of fun working on it, I must say!
Photoshop, December 2015.