The process started over 5 days previous. The initial part of the process was to create the basic form of the composition.
The idea for this image was to extend the previous idea formed in "the Sneaker
The only other creature that seemed appropriate was the hermit crab. Mainly as it lives in a container housing too.
The original concept was to have it in a show again. However, this didn't deliver the necessary humour that these images had formed.
After some thought it popped into play, the notion of it living in a can, and the can would be an empty 'crab meat' can.
This was the starter point for the composition.