This project started with a doodle, using simple materials I really enjoyed – a black pen on yellow lined paper – and a half-human half-animal shape that I obsessed about. The resulting creature was a hybrid, combining human and animal nature in a playful shape. First the drawings were vectorized to allow more freedom in altering the palette, outlines and filling patterns:

And the most recent project reincarnation was digitized and embroidered:

..and finally resulted in a small show:
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The same characters were painted with acrylic and covered with a layer of eco-friendly epoxy: