wow, first post in over a month. i hope that doesn't happen again. it's been a pretty crazy few weeks, workin' on this star wars book.
no better way to find inspiration for a crazy creature than to look towards nature... there are animals prowling the ocean or lurking in plain sight, only visible with a microscope, that put any imaginary beast to shame.
the top image is a sea worm, and the bottom is an electron microscope view of spider's foot.