items below show details from completed projects. My
first love as a young boy was drawing cool cars.
Automotive illustration > It is all in the details. Knowing what the difference is between a 1957 and 1958 Chevrolet is so important. Also key is to create a design that appeals to a wide range of Chevrolet buffs. Thus is the task of delivering a piece of automotive artwork.
Click on insert above for a full image window to open. The artwork above was output on T shirts for cruise in event. (Spot color films)
All artwork done in FreeHand
Customer: Rose City Classics.
Below > a
slideshow of illustrated projects
Below > detail from
one of the many Fly-In Cruise-In designs
Final art found the girl edited out to allow more
focus on the truck and airplane art. The design was output as wearables
for the event.
All artwork done in FreeHand 10
Customer: Amber Graphics
it POP! Color
choice is just as important as the line art. The goal is
for a rich, vibrant design.
starts > with a sketch. Great
illustration has to start somewhere. A sketch conveys what the
customer desires and how I am interpreting it. Once down on paper-
it is straight into building the illustration as vector artwork.
Only 5 spot colors. But
with halftone blends it looks like 8.
Click on image for completed
artwork. Output to various wearables and print media.
All artwork done in FreeHand 11
wish to see more, just
call or email me for specific automotive illustrations.
it becomes a finished artwork. I
prefer to build my designs as mechanical pieces, that is to build
colour separations as it develops. It really saves time later
when running films.
Studio rules : Since 1996 Plummer Design has used Wacom digitizing pens + tablets. Better than ink as it never needs to dry!
Every line art project is authored in Adobe Illustrator/FreeHand for absolute precision output in any medium.
NOTES: all images are copyright controlled, either by Plummer Design or by logo design owners. Any copying or reuse of these images is unlawful. Please contact Plummer Design for specific file requests at 503.806.4505