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Illlustration Friday : Citrus

Posted on Sunday, May 13th, 2007 under Design Sketches | 2 comments

IF : CitrusMy entry for this week's Illustration Friday theme of "Citrus". For IFs, I usually try to work with what comes right to my head ... whatever comes first to mind. So for this, all of my initial thoughts were about pixels and gum-droppy icons ... and who am I to fight what feels so good?

I worked this up on paper, pulled it right into Illustrator for the slick lines and gradients (and no, I still don't have CS3 ... money, money, money). Photoshop gave me plenty of room for adding the traditional sharpness that blurry pixels usually get you. Add a couple of hits of Burn and Dodge, and it is *Fin! (Yes, just like the amazing Anberlin song, that is definitely my favorite off of the new Cities album). Enjoy!

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Makes my mouth water!

 

Comment on Sunday, May 13th, 2007 by kate

very very nice, i will take you up on that buffet offer :0

 

Comment on Monday, May 14th, 2007 by ming

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