Dark Render – Ignore White

Dark Render – Ignore White

I’ve never attempted to make a gig poster but my future son-in-law is a guitarist in a band in Chicago so I wanted to do one for him that would highlight the new name of his band, Dark Render. Yes, you guessed it, he loves metal. His favorite animal is an eagle and...
The Purge gig poster

The Purge gig poster

For this poster I knew I wanted to do a punk rock anti-government style poster and so my sketches I really tried to capture that raw anarchist sentiment like Against All Authority or Rise Against.  I chose to work on the long poster on the left as I was working on it,...
Pancake Music

Pancake Music

Thinking about making a gig poster was a bit intimidating to me. I like music, but I’ve never really taken time to know about different bands or artist or genres. I hardly knew anything about gig posters, or what they’re all about, so I looked into it some...
Raging Medusa – January 21

Raging Medusa – January 21

We were assigned to create a gig poster for a fake band. We were given complete control of choosing the band name,  what the band stood for, and what the band rebelled against. With a lot of talk of inequality between genders, ethnicities and other communities around...
We Are Strong

We Are Strong

I have to admit, this was the worst and hardest project out of this entire semester. I had a really hard time coming up with something. I did a lot of sketching and looking on Pinterest but nothing really clicked for me. I found some vintage pictures and decided to go...