A Darker Shade of Pink

A Darker Shade of Pink

This is the process of creating a gig poster for a local event.  The difficulty of this project was the creativity, not the actual creation of the project.  Getting in a creative mindset is one of the hardest things I have ever had to do, especially since I have been...
“Welcome To New York, It’s Been Waiting For You”

“Welcome To New York, It’s Been Waiting For You”

I have always had a love for New York and wanting to be a part of the big city. I wanted to share that love through a Gig Poster Design for a band of my own creation. I didn’t start out thinking about New York though, and this write-up will explain my process in...
Anti Bad Vibe Shield

Anti Bad Vibe Shield

For this project I wanted to focus be simple in the composition and detailed in the illustration. The first thing I had to do was deciding what kind of music the band was to play, since that will determine the direction of the project and the feeling i would give to...
Into the Eye

Into the Eye

Gig Posters are pretty cool because they are unique to each city. Bands, Musicians and Artists would contract out to local artists/designers to design a special poster just for the one night they were in town. These posters would then be blanketed around town. The...
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...