Infective endocarditis. The effects of Opiate abuse on the heart and circulatory system.
The circulatory system was completed with a brush pen, watercolor paint, acrylic paint that was watered down, and gold glitter glue that was mixed with paint or water at times.
The background was done with pencil, very light watercolor, and glitter.
Special thanks to Dr. Paul Sax for using this piece in the NEJM Watch Blog for Infectious Diseases. Link below: