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IF – Faded

Posted on Tuesday, May 29th, 2012 under Life Sketches | 1 comment

IF - Faded

While listening to a childhood favorite of mine by Isaac Asimov, "The Caves of Steel", I drew this up in Adobe Fireworks and have to say that as much as I am accustomed to the Pen tool in Illustrator, there are some nice differences here. The rigidity of line snapping and limit of the raster preview make for an interesting environment. I'll have to do more of this later.

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