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Cat Exoskeleton by Firedrake

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As an octopus has such a soft, squishable body, he needs an exoskeleton to protect him. A cat should be about the right size.

Watercolour, ink and pastel on canvas.

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cat, octopus, kaitlin beckett, firedrake, beast, bone, skeleton, exoskeleton, tentacle, skull

A collection of curious beasts of the sea, air, land and subconscious; painted and drawn with airbrush, dip pen and stained fingers, lovingly embellished with iridescent pigments and metal leaf.

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  • Dorothea Baker
    Dorothea Bakerover 3 years ago
    omg, love love love love love this. beautiful colours
  • Thanks Fleur :)

    – Firedrake

  • Michele Meister
    Michele Meisterover 3 years ago

    this is beautiful … and you put it in on the right day…. (Paul the psychic Octopus died last night…. ;-)

  • Oh no!! Well this can be a kind of tribute then :P

    – Firedrake

  • Michele Filoscia
    Michele Filosciaover 3 years ago

    Uhm…this one, instead….I LOVE,LOVE it !!

  • Cheers Mike!

    – Firedrake

  • Ann Garrett
    Ann Garrettover 3 years ago

    Love it

  • Thanks!

    – Firedrake

  • Lisadee Lisa Defazio
    Lisadee Lisa D...over 3 years ago

    This is marvelous!

  • Thanks x

    – Firedrake

  • vampvamp
    vampvampover 3 years ago

    awesome dude!!!

  • Thanks!

    – Firedrake

  • matthewdunnart
    matthewdunnartover 3 years ago

    Amazing. I love that tentacle wrapping around the cats tail, perfect :-)

  • He wasn’t sure that the buckles would hold :)

    – Firedrake

  • alwayslovedcc
    alwayslovedccover 3 years ago

    wow! this is weird but so wonderful! love it!

  • Cheers!

    – Firedrake

  • rosell
    rosellover 3 years ago

    as usual superb…brilliant work

  • Thanks :)

    – Firedrake

  • BGlatzeder
    BGlatzederover 3 years ago

    yes :-))) perfect fit!

  • I think so!

    – Firedrake

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