Why, for pulling your butt out of the fire, of course!
This is my collab with =FFRedXIII
for the anthro collaboration contest, which you may find more information about here: [link]
He did the lineart, and I did the colouring. I used gouache paint.
The theme was to choose a fable and illustrate it, and we decided on The Lion and the Mouse. If you are unfamiliar with it, you can find the story (with silly-cute illustrations) here: [link]
Even the bravest and mightiest among us have moments of vulnerability and despair. Even the smallest and shiest among us have moments of grace and courage.
The mouse is an African grass mouse (also called the zebra mouse), for those who are curious.
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Artwork is © =FFRedXIII