Apparently Drowzee is based on the Japanese Baku spirit: a dream-devouring tapir-like creature. Spooky! Drowzee is a grassland pokemon but he is also sometimes found in ancient ruins and tombs. Paying homage to Drowzee’s scarier mythological counterpart in a crumbling temple seemed appropriate!
Prints will be on sale at the show! I wish I could go, There’s gonna be so much fun art from 151+ (!) amazing contributors. Check it out!