The Bronze Coatl Picture

Originally a teensy little sketch up on the top border of a piece of notebook paper, I've cleaned it up and colored it in Photoshop, and here it is! This little creature is a coatl, a Mesoamerican-based mythological creature that has been described as a feathered or winged serpent. I originally wanted a metallic look for this (it would be lovely as a brooch or pin, wouldn't it?) but instead went with an almost straw-like texture in the brush, and smudged a bit to add more texture. That's the sun behind its head. Enjoy!
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