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Variation of “Make Me a Sandwich”, hand-lettered typography piece

This weekend I finished a variation on my “Make Me a Sandwich” hand-lettered typography piece. The original sandwich in the background was a hamburger, but this time I create a variation with a club-like stacked sandwich and chose different colors for the type. Here’s the original: So for the variation, I hand-drew and inked the… Continue reading Variation of “Make Me a Sandwich”, hand-lettered typography piece

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Don’t Forget: Artist Trading Cards Summer Exchange!

Hello everyone! Just a reminder that during these rainy thunderstorm-y spring and summer days, there is still plenty of time to get creative and make some artist trading cards (ATCs) to participate in the summer ATC exchange! Marks your calendars for August 15, 2015 for the summer deadline. Please have your cards in or postmarked… Continue reading Don’t Forget: Artist Trading Cards Summer Exchange!

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“Good Morning Bacon” — hand-drawn typography piece

Who can say no to bacon? I know I can’t. So why not start a morning off right with some of the tasty treat? Start with a hand-inked outline. Add some details and textures to make it look more realistic. Create colored fills and shadows in Adobe Illustrator. Then bring it all into Photoshop, add… Continue reading “Good Morning Bacon” — hand-drawn typography piece