This 2012 poster was created for HSBC Arena and Coors featuring the Buffalo Sabers. The style was intended to have an agressive grunge look with a lot of movement and drama.
Poster with full bleed before adding graphics. The illustration was created in Photoshop with multiple texture layers using different levels of transparency to achieve a sense of depth to the space arounf the hockey player.
Detail showing ice texture and motion effects.
The Initial drawing for Buffalo Sabres project was meant to convey the general pose and a sense of a hockey player coming right at the viewer.