Aschenputtel re-do #3: planting the hazel branch

Aschenputtel re-do #3: here she’s planting the hazel branch on her mother’s grave.

Here she is planting a hazel branch and watering it with (of course) her tears. I tried to make her look sorrowful but I think she maybe just looks hung over, which is also understandable.

Aschenputtel’s sisters attacked by doves at her wedding


“On the day of Aschenputtel’s wedding, the two sisters tried to ingratiate themselves and share in her happiness. On the way out from church, the two doves pecked out their eyes. So both sisters were punished with blindness for being so wicked and false.”

Aschenputtel tries on the golden slipper

“The king’s son handed her the golden slipper and it fitted perfectly. When she stood up and he looked in her face, he recognized the beautiful girl he had danced with and cried out “this is my true bride!” The stepmother and the two sisters went pale with fear and rage.”