Creating a Poster in Illustrator
In this project we were required to think outside the box a little and create a poster for a fictional band. This was a little out of my comfort zone because I don’t listen to a lots of bands. However, I decided to let myself get a little weird, and get a little abstract. Take a look at some of my crazy sketches:
This was recently after we learned how to do some blending effects in Illustrator. I also wanted to make the text reminiscent of comic book ink. I thought it would be interested to put a normal dude in the cockpit of a flying saucer. And why on earth would he be using a tractor beam to suck up a tree? Who knows! And because I’m a Star Wars fan I decided to add a Porg in the tree.
Here are a few of the earlier progress drafts: