Thursday, November 15, 2007

Illustration Friday - "Scales" No.3


A third scaly friend
or fiend
The Cockatrice
or Basilisk
a rooster's egg (huh?!)
hatched by a viper or a toad,
noted for it's vile breath (hey cockatrice mouth!)
and its petrifying gaze,
only capable of being killed by its own horrific reflection
or ...er...a weasel
(look, I don't make this stuff up!).

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Here's a red alternative
which I think perhaps I prefer

5 comments:

Time Lincoln said...

Nice illustration, I like the style of letters and such, only suggestion i could make was add some color and what not.

ottoblotto said...

a weasel? really? who knew...

nicely done; the description makes it most intriguing

Craig Lamberton said...

i really like the style of these... they remind me of old penguin book cover illustrations

suana said...

This makes for a great poster!!
Thx for visiting my blog :)

Duncan said...

Fantastic drawings, I think my favourite is All is One.