Thursday, July 04, 2013

Air Metal

Here's a bunch of exhausting/exhaustive sketches and works-in-process pixx from the semi-invisible illustrations I did for last week's RFT Feature on the U.S. Air Guitar regional qualifying championships held in St. Louis.
Here were the b/w interior illustrations showcasing important moments in air guitar history:
And here's some development on the cover illo. Unused idea sketch:
Used idea sketch:
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Revised Sketch:
Further development:
Lineart:
Vector Art:
Background air photo:
Finished art:
Printed:
Keep rockin' out there, I guess!

1 comment:

Jack Spellman said...

Awesome! I love seeing the progression of the idea. Do you use much reference material or is this mostly crazy imagery floating around in your head?