I used the complementary colors of the rocks and the water to give the feeling of the landscape without illustrating it. The lettering is imperfect and rigid in order to mimic the mineral-rich rock. The layering of the other elements was inspired by the layering of minerals in the rock. All typography was hand drawn.
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The SHORES series has been permanently accepted by The Library of Congress Popular & Applied Graphic Arts division.
Featured in Communication Arts Typography Annual 8; available January/February of 2018. View here >