Great idea & one h311 of a lot of masking, I dunno if u can see it, but there is quite a bit of masking debris around the tail area.
just noticed...not really clean work on my part i guess
Eraser tool set to 1 and a lot of time on your hands Skeletons, spider webs and tall ship rigging... big masking type nightmares. But you can always cheat and change the new background for your assembly to either same color as original or very grainny.
Angel's wings. I guess it could be a Victoria's Secret mermaid. Nice work.
A "Victoria's Secret" model. I don't think mermaids have wings.