The keyword while designing for this project was to keep things super simple to make life easier for my buddy Christian who had to animate everything in a crazy rush. We had a common vision and aside from occasional constructive criticism, we allowed each other complete creative freedom.
In other words I didn't redo anything = I had FUN!
(btw. no alien designs 'cus you saw 'em plenty in the short)
/Above. I like the idea of a spaceship being just a stack of wings. Oh ya and it looks like a Christmas tree which it had to, so it worked out.
\Below. Some unrelated but wintery bg's I did last year for the guys at Yowza Animation.