Following the success of my white tiger design and continuing the Chinese four seasons project for Kenka is this design - the black tortoise. In Chinese traditional paintings and sculptures, the black tortoise is often shown entwined with a snake.

You can buy it here on the Kenka website.

Some more photos:-

Back design - the chinese characters say Black Tortoise

Sleeve detail - the art is now seen in its original hand drawn form

Hand inked original drawing

Click here for a more detailed breakdown on how I drew the piece.