In the workshop on visual storytelling, McCaig demonstrated his process with a re-telling of Little Red Riding Hood.
In the above concept Red 3 has a cumbersome, but effective, weapon.
Below, is a completely different interpretation of the same character. Only this time, the gun arm is a crippling burden.
Many thanks to my friend Mark Foster for great ideas on the second interpretation.
Here are some good notes of Iain McCaig's storytelling workshop: