quetzalcoatl it's a snake with feathers that have the avidity to fly and in my design its flying around a pyramid
Which animal(s) did you choose as a visual and why?
snake with feathers is a god i make a cartoon of the good cause i think is the most significant for my ancient culture
What culture or region does the animal stand for?
What story does your design tell?
mexico is the place where the man could be transformed in god
What style did you choose for your design and why?
i chose this design cause is the most characteristic good in the ancient culture
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Quetzalcoatl (Nahuatl Quetzalcóatl 'beautiful snake', being quetzalli 'beautiful', and Coatl 'snake') is one of the gods of Mesoamerican culture, reaching regarded as the chief god of prehispanic pantheon; among others, Alfredo Lopez Austin considers precisely Quetzalcoatl as the main deity from which others are generated from the split, but some like Miguel Leon-Portilla, consider Tezcatlipoca as the chief god
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I'm an industrial designer of Mexican father and Colombian mother I live in Mexico and I love the design of products