The plants stock their underground tubers with water and starches for their long hibernation, and it is these the alien mother is trying to find. However her child seems more intent on catching a large floating seed as it drifts past on the dry afternoon breeze.
Daily DeviationGiven 2010-03-01
The suggester says: An explanation of the situation given by the artist in Alien Parenthood shows us the length to which it is not only just visually pleasing and stunning with the feathery soft details on the aliens and the dry landscape, but also shows us that parenting is time consuming and hard nonetheless. But should we forget the valuable moments spent with our beloved, for whom we go to extreme measures? The alien features of the duo inexplicably enhance the emotion that is surrounded in parenting and the playful alien kid, and the desolate place with less food enhances the emotions behind it! ( Suggested by phoenixleo and Featured by gucken )
time to put it in the faves :3
I've been searching Google Images, with the filter set for "Labeled for reuse with modification" from inside advanced search. The reuse is also supposed to be "free to use, share or modify, even commercially."
Your Alien Parenthood came up as such, but I do not see any reference here that this graphic falls into the category I searched under. I am merely alerting you to this should you want to correct Google Images.
For some reason, I think, I saw your art in a documentary...
And the picture is almost surreal.. almost.
Answer those 6 questions and you can adopt this rabbit for free!  
(o w o)
1: Do those creatures reproduce like humans?
2: Are they prized for their delicious-tasting meat by birrin?
3: Is their homeworld a savannah planet?
4: Do they have a pouch to carry their young like the kangaroo on Earth?
5: Are they a tribal species?
6: FINAL QUESTION: Which star type does their homeworld orbit?