initial digitized sketch / sketch cleaned up with minor edits
colour + texture / more detail
some size trials
cover with no background
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I forgot to remove the varoom title from the original illustration so I’ll do that eventually. I like the illustration itself, but I think it looks a bit silly as a magazine cover. If I were to spend more time on it, I would pull the dimensions out so they filled the space better on the page. I’m Read more →
V3: Tried a different text color, adding to the text outline as well. Still unreadable.
V4: Tried making the text thinner, still unreadable.
V5: Added a border, didn’t really like Read more →
Color Research I look into some color concept that I could follow or have a guide because as I roughly created a background using the reference from my mood board I realized that the color are too down, it is too boring and gives a sad, moody feeling and I don’t want that as a magazine cover. Also Read more →
The first composition that caught my eyes were actually these little matt looking color pencil style like composition, but looking back at my theme there are alot of individual items and “stereotypes” that I wanted to in cooperate into the composition, this style to me seems more like creating a scenario/ situation so I thought that it might be Read more →
Below is my final editorial illustration, finally using split complementary colour scheme:
After settling the concept of robots searching for hearts in a maze and sketching it out, I found that it is very hard to do a satisfying isometric maze by hand. So I moved it over to Adobe Illustrator. At this point, Lisa also suggested that the heart does not need to be smack in the middle of the composition. Read more →
I love love love how fun and functional this sushi takeaway packaging is.
Coffee to Go
I love how this fun illustration can translate so easily from a standee print decal to a menu. I want to create a series of fun characters that tells the story and character of the brand.
BRAINSTORMING CONCEPT:) I started this project by simply creating a blank page and write down the three topics: Obsessions, Empathy and Style. Following, I wrote down events, situations that happen around me that are inspired by these three words. E.g, What people are obsess about (traditions, cheese, neatness), Then I realized as i write, the is one common situation Read more →