May 16, 2009

Admiral Browning Magic Elixir Merch

Here's some pics of all the Admiral Browning 'Magic Elixir' schwag! Get them from the good crew themselves.

http://www.admiralbrowning.com/

Photobucket

Photobucket

Photobucket Photobucket

The black background one is a 2 Color job for a black shirt and a sticker and the white one is a 3 Color for a white shirt. I used a few of the elements from the design package. Had to simplify them for the screen printing process and up the contrast plus seperate the colors. I think this one works well as a front label or box label to the Elixir.

May 7, 2009

Kaemon "The Ballad of Mary Surratt" CD art

OKAY! HERE WE GO!

Got an offer to do a CD cover for my friend Will's band and went for it. I used the same technique as the Admiral Browning Magic Elixir package but it was a little easier as the technique was already set and the drawing was less, more design this time. Had a good time doing it! Here's the finals:

Photobucket

Photobucket

Photobucket

Lets flash back to the beginning shall we?
First I made a mockup of all the elements in Photoshop to make sure it would all work out, fit and look good. You can call it an e-sketch:

Photobucket

After it was good to start I seperated them and printed them out on black (dark grey) paper. Heres what i printed on the black paper:

Photobucket

Then I drew over it with white and scanned that in:

Photobucket

After that I began to clean up and work on the scanned pieces while putting them in place:

Photobucket

I made Black and white versions first but went with green in the end to go with the whole money/faux Masonic theme:

Photobucket

Thats it!

Thanks for lookin'!