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!
If you like this post, you might also like to read this New York Times article about Recycling Used Guitar Strings : How Rock Bands Go Green
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…