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As mentioned in the color pass for these, I was going for something a little OFF from a regular looking griffon. The baby chick sort of one looked cool I thought. But in the end, we wen't with something a bit more standard. In fact, that one isn't even pictured here precisely. I made another few modifications to get it to the final Riffin.