Basics of a strong composition

Basics of a strong composition

  Rule of Thirds One of the first and most basic principles to creating a good composition is the rule of thirds. I’ve talked about the rule of thirds in a lot of my previous post because it is an almost an essential principle that is used in most compositions. The...
BAND GIG POSTER

BAND GIG POSTER

THE PROJECT What an experience this was! This has to be one of my favorite vector projects I’ve undertaken in the time I’ve been working with Illustrator. My main project goal was to create a band gig poster that incorporated elements that help the genre of music show...
STRONG AND SIMPLE DESIGN

STRONG AND SIMPLE DESIGN

One of the reasons I love this illustration so much is because it shows how powerful a minimalistic and simple illustration can be. The illustration was created by designer Thomas Danthony. RULE OF THIRDS One factor that makes this composition great is its use of the...
Realistic Vectorized Wrist Watch

Realistic Vectorized Wrist Watch

  THE PROJECT The very first step I take when approaching any creative project is asking myself, “why I am doing this project?” I need to have a purpose behind my work that drives me to the finish, putting forth my best effort along the way. I am always trying to...
Breaking down design

Breaking down design

Unfortunately, I was unable to find the creator of this illustration but it was one that stood out to me and I thought had a lot of valuable design principles.  White Space The very first principle that distinctly stood out to me was the artist’s use of white...