Twisted Sister | Princess Leia Electric Guitar design

By heather at 8:58 am on Tuesday, February 27, 2007

lllustration Heather Castles

I had the morning free today and enjoyed working on an idea I had a couple months back and hadn’t got around to… another design for Threadless.com: Twisted Sister. How cool would it be if Princess Leia got out her angst with electric guitar! Unfortunately, I didn’t get a notice when the design was posted up for voting and it all ended before I had a chance to blog about it… SAD!

Twisted Sister - Threadless, Best T-shirts Ever

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This time around I decided to spend more time sketching before I started drawing on the computer… and I’m glad I did, am much happier with the result than my Kantina illustration. Drawing on the computer just isn’t the same as working with pencil…it’s a great tool for rendering, but I don’t find it to be a good starting point. Below are a few of my of the illustration in progress as I vectorized my sketches in Illustrator CS2…

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Comment by Susan

March 5, 2007 @ 9:01 pm

Haha … Bernard wants one if it gets on a t-shirt :)

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