Koi fish are a common symbol in both Chinese culture and feng shui, depicted on artwork, clothing, tattoos and even with live fish used in landscape design.
Which animal(s) did you choose as a visual and why?
Fish, Many of the attributes of the koi symbolize several lessons and even trials individuals often encounter in life. The koi fish has a powerful and energetic life force, demonstrated by its ability to swim against currents and even travel upstream.
What culture or region does the animal stand for?
What story does your design tell?
The fish's coloring also has something to do with its symbolism. Certain colors represent certain aspects or outcomes in life.
Kohaku - This koi has a white body with red spots and symbolizes success in your career.
What style did you choose for your design and why?
Please make sure you have filled out your country of origin in your profile! It’s important that the regional Victorinox team understands the cultural background of your design.
I'm mexican but I'm really into the Asian culture!
Have you used any third-party material? Even if you’ve modified or combined it, please know that in this project no stock material is accepted. See “Guidelines, regulations & comments” (in the brief)
No, just an image to guide my drawing without watermarks.
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Hi! I am Ana, I am 21 years old , and I live in Morelos,Mexico. I study here as a designer since 2013. I created this design for Victorinox cause I think this Koi fish will give you good luck!