This project should be fun and may be a little silly. But it will also show your skills with lasso, cut-out, gradient and clone stamp.
Make your Photoshop file 600 pixels width by 600 pixels height. You will need to combine at least three different pictures. Grades for this project will include consideration of (a) how realistic you make it look, and (b) degree of difficulty that you undertake.
Create a FANTASTIC ANIMAL by combining images from at least two different animals: for instance a giraffe with the head of a duck, a creature that is one-half goat and one-half Golden Retriever dog.
Place your Fantastic Animal in a completely different setting: for instance inside an office, at a skating rink, at an awards show.