Originally Posted by Fat srk1214
I also like Magistrum's. Be sure to follow this rule from the OP: "It must have a distinguishable outline on the entire subject in contrast to the background. No part of the design can be blurred into the background or blended into the background in any way." Right now the grassy arms pretty clearly break that. Bark, as you were thinking anyway, is a much better solution.
Thanks for the heads up. Yeah, I sacked the grass-fur, and came up with these:
Still fooling around with the colors, especially on the leaves, ears and fingers. I will experiment for an autumn color. [Edit:done! Will think a bit on which colors to pursue though]
@shanimanim: My gahd Torterra will wet himself when facing your capmon! Although, as you said, a more evident dark typing reference would do it wonders. As it is now it would pass for a grass/dragon more than a grass/dark would. I dunno, maybe the dino part can be made by bones?