These ones needed a bit of thought:
should 'Midianites' look like? Later, Moses' wife is described as
'Cushite' (African). But Midian is not in Africa. On the other hand,
there are many African-looking people in Sinai and Arabia. So I've made
them be a big mish-mash of styles inspired by various Egyptian pictures
of Africans and others.
- Moses marries Zipporah. When he returns to Egypt, he puts his wife and sons on a donkey, suggesting that the boys are fairly young (otherwise, poor donkey!). Yet Moses was in Midian for 40 years. I've therefore assumed they did not actually get married for quite a few years, and then had to wait a while for the children to be born. I'd always assumed he married the oldest daughter, but actually it makes more sense with a younger one. So that's what I've done - the cute wee one all grown up!