Here I collect all the info on my small world-building project for developing my ability to draw human beings with a twist. All the work is inspired by the concepts I keep thinking about a lot, and fiction that I enjoy. CONTENT NOTE This world deals with the concept of finding your one purpose in life. It relates closely to perfectionism in relation to death. Characters feature appendages that look like snail houses, though they don't cause any pain to the bearers.
I work on humanoid character designs of the so-called Shelled Ones, a phenotype of people whose search for a purpose in life manifests as a translucent, weightless shell that is attached to their bodies. Here are my current characters!