Our page banner is a detail of a painting of the God-Harakhti in the form of Horus and Amentit, the goddess of the West, from the tomb of Nefertari.
Photo: (Creative Commons) The Yorck Project
Horus was depicted as a falcon.
This bird was the perfect symbol for the Egyptian god of the sky, light and goodness who soared above and protected the land of the Pharaohs.
It was believed that each Pharaoh became Horus on Earth and was reborn as Horus after their death.
You can click on the link or sketch above for a larger image that you may use to help you with your drawing of Horus.