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Your Body Belongs To You
Process:

Designing a "safe space"

To convey consent to the young reader, we designed a personal boundary for each character in the shape of a patronus (guardian shield). In order to show harassment we would focus on breach of this personal boundary.
Initially the patronuses were animal shaped outlines- we then tried abstract jelly-like cocoon shapes until finally using leaf shapes. The characters are positioned outside in nature exploring their surroundings and themselves.

Focus on positive affirmation:

The cover design shows a young girl enjoying the sun, with her arms raised behind her head. Due to dysphoria and harassment many girls have complicated relationship with their chests. I wanted to show the girl unafraid of scrutiny and shaming. Instead of stooped shoulders, hands folded--she is outside experiencing the beauty of nature.

Your Body Belongs To You
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Your Body Belongs To You

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