My name is Guilherme Marconi and I work as an illustrator with focus in pattern creation. So I decided to stare the challenge of produce something to X-TAON contest, and the result is all theses stages bellow.
In the project, my references were inspired in African culture and in some Brazilian cultural manifests that usually happens at "Carnaval", as "Bumba meu Boi" or "Boi-bumbá" that are a folklorical Brazilian popular dance and also the "Folia de Reis":
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Draws in vector at outline:
Palette color and colored objects:
Producing the base pattern with my son, using vectors draws + processing (https://processing.org):
Final image to frontal part of the car: