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I was asked by Popular Mechanics to do a type based design for the cover of their 110th Anniversary Edition. After an initial round of ideas we s… Read More
I was asked by Popular Mechanics to do a type based design for the cover of their 110th Anniversary Edition. After an initial round of ideas we settled on a style that was a modern spin on the decorative printing styles from the era the magazine was conceived in. This is the final design I sent them, but the final colours were tweaked by the client before going to print to maxamise shelf impact. I will update the project with a photo of the printed cover once I get a copy Read Less
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Below are some initial sketches. I don't often upload process work, but I quite liked how the end result was a combination of various ideas and elements from each. My sketches generally start on paper, and are then pulled into photoshop to be refined and layouts tweaked.