Your Friendly Neighborhood Opossum


“Your Friendly Neighborhood Opossum” is an infographic that has the goal of educating its' viewers as to why opossums should not be considered pests, and how they are beneficial to have around the neighborhood. The infographic was created to be uploaded to Instagram. The cartoony aesthetic is utilized to emphasize that opossums are not a nuisance and are not as ugly as some people think. The colors used are pastel shades of green and blue to provide the viewer with a sense of calm. This infographic features an explanation of what an opossum is, where it can be found in the United States, some common misconceptions about them, and how they are beneficial to have around.