Robot #7 is coming to Seattle!

Robot #7 is coming to Seattle!

Gig Poster Project: Robot #7 Objectives The main purpose of this project was to design a poster for a fictional band in Adobe Illustrator. I chose to do an electronic band with a name of Robot #7. My plan was to: Start off with sketching Transform sketches into...
Sliver Sister

Sliver Sister

Gig posters are a unique thing. Their purpose is to represent a band and the overall feeling and sound that the band is known for. Originally, I was going to create a gig poster that represented bands like The Lumineers, The Head And The Heart, or The Oh Hellos. What...
Kill Your Darlings

Kill Your Darlings

For this project, I created a fictional band and event to design a gig poster for. This had a lot more freedom than what I have been working on the last few months, which was exciting but also overwhelming. Sketches First I started with some sketches.  I got some...

White Noise

This gig poster is based on some creative rules and design objectives that were derived from word maps and sketches. My objectives were to use white space creatively, have two or three tone color, and incorporate an animal. These guided me as I sketched and...
How is SHE, tho?

How is SHE, tho?

My fictional band name is Butch Queen, and it’s like blink-182 meets Fall Out Boy meets Madonna meets Lady Gaga meets AC/DC. Yeah, it’s a lot, but I am also a lot, so what would the machinations of my mind be if it weren’t a reflection of myself?  My...

Sole Barrings

For this idea I really wanted to do something that had to do with skating and the music that goes with it. I had taken this picture a few weeks ago and I used it as a reference for my gig poster. I also wanted to do something with triangles because they are my...