This is an early exploration of the great Kashyyk forest. Already at the beginning of the project, the great tree was part of the main story.
Those are some of the quick sketches I did to explore possibilities before going into a fully rendered piece (in this case, The great tree on Kashyyyk)
This is called the Lung Plant. It contracts when an intruder comes near, and it expands furiously to reject anyone who come in contact with it.