A Message from the Ancients

Hieroglyphs are an important design element in Egyptian painting. To make my Egypt scenes look right, I’ll need to include some as decoration. So today I made myself an abridged “alphabet” in Flash. What I didn’t expect was how much fun it is to make messages with them.

Guess what this says!


Author: Nina Paley

Animator. Director. Artist. Scapegoat.

5 thoughts on “A Message from the Ancients”

  1. I may have made a mistake but I think it says: “Disney sucks butt, abolish copylight (sic.)” Don’t know what the lion’s doing in the last word, shouldn’t it be a mouth?

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