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Muted Minds

Muted Minds

Creating a gig poster for an imaginary band really intrigued me. Making up my band wasn’t too hard, making sure my band conveyed what I wanted it to was a little more. I had originally planned to add a lot more but I guess this project deadline hit me too quick... read more
SPLIT

SPLIT

My core objectives in creating this gig poster was to translate a genre of music, and a feeling into a visual. I also wanted to learn new techniques in making flat objects appear realistic, and creating a style that is unique.   SKETCHES:  My first round of sketches... read more

The Goon Squad

This was a very fun yet challenging project for me. I found that I really like using my touchscreen laptop to give it a sketchy look. I thought that went well with what my fictional band might sound like. I first tried to do plain shapes and do more of an icon design... read more
Heroes For Heroes

Heroes For Heroes

Here is my finished poster for “Heroes for Heroes”. The style of music that this band plays is a lot like Blink 182’s style of music. I wanted this poster to be as simple as possible while keeping it on the strange side. Let me take you through the... read more
Train Wreck

Train Wreck

For my band name, I had a bunch of people write out words and I pieced them together! It ended up becoming Aquatic Trains. I wanted this band to be sort of pop punk, so I started sketching up some ideas that would match that. I decided to try to become as creative as... read more
The Light

The Light

I wanted to master my skills for this gig poster. My objectives were to create a well designed poster that wasn’t straight forward and not obvious for a band poster. My sketches were a completely different idea at the time. I started with thinking of Rascal Flatts and... read more
Benevolent Enigma

Benevolent Enigma

In the poster that I am creating I wanted to mesh two designs together. One was a lighter more cartoon like design with the strawberries and lighter colors. The second was the a darker feel. There are torn parchment designs, a dark sky and a burned feel. I was... read more