This was a personal project with purpose as an exercise for learning to texture/bake with Substance Painter & Designer. As a result I have definitely become comfortable with using both programs during this project and proved to be an amazing decision to take on this challenge.
The original concept was not produced by me. The original concept art comes from the high profile IP “Bioshock Infinite”.
“The Whistler is a musical instrument resembling a pan flute that is used for summoning Songbird by the Songbird Defense System. It is typically affixed to Statues of Comstock which set off whenever they sense that someone is in Elizabeth’s vicinity.” - Bioshock Wiki