Coyote Transforms Picture

Inspired by, but NOT claiming to be an accurate representation of, the Wasco myth Coyote and Multnomah Falls. In the myth, Coyote changes himself into a young hunter to propose marriage to a young woman.

For more about the Wasco tribe of Oregon, visit The Museum at Warm Springs, located on the Warm Springs Reservation where the Wasco live with two other tribes.

Media:Adobe Illustrator with photographed texture
Illustrator tools/effects used: gradient, gradient mesh, pen, blend, brush, text, shape tools, feather

Others in series inspired by myths of canid spirits who can take human form:
The Fox Phonologist
White Fox Woman
Continue Reading: The Myths