Mexican Quetzal
A colorful and beautiful Mexican bird


This idea shows the Mexican Quetzal in a tree and the other side shows a close- up of the bird

Which animal(s) did you choose as a visual and why?

I choose the Mexican Quetzal because is a powerful and colorful bird, this bird was divine for the Mayan culture and they use their plume to make beautiful crowns

What culture or region does the animal stand for?

for the Maya culture and Aztecas culture the Quetzal was for the religious group because the bird was a divine animal.

What story does your design tell?

A long time ago the Quetzal was considered a goodness, this bird create the universe with their green and blue plumes they create the earth and the oceans, and with the red plumes this bird create the humans.

What style did you choose for your design and why?

realism because it works with the concept

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Hi! I am Dejanira Guerrero , I am 21 years old, and I live in Toluca; México . I work here as a designer since 3 years but i´m steel being an student . I created this design for Victorinox cause I think it works with the concept, is colorful, funny, garish, it use the primary and secundary colors and is emotionally because this bird is famous in all the world

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