Emory Allen is a whimsical and painterly illustrator of beasts, expressive characters, and typography.  About 80something days ago, he started a project called “An Exquisite Beast”, which I’ll just let him explain:

You know what, I’m not even going to post a piece of it, because the limited width of a blog post doesn’t do his work justice.  So go to the site, and start a-scrollin’.