From the sketches I produced below I scanned in and digitally coloured the image of the man playing the trumpet, and then produced the poster below. I quite like the simple, minimalist effect. Just black and white with a hint of yellow to catch the eye.
|This was a rough idea taken from an earlier |
colour sketch. I like the idea of the
|This is my line drawing for the final selection, utilising the |
figure and the idea of a repeating image.
This is along the lines of what I have been aiming for. I think the use of Broadway for the main 'JAZZ'
heading works well, and after much experimentation switched to 'Papyrus' for the other copy.
It seems to be easier to read but still works well alongside the Broadway font. There is still some
way to go before I am happy with this. See below.
This is my final poster. I have added a 'smoky' texture to the background, moved the line of copy to the foot of the image to help balance and finally I have toned back the brightness of the yellow in the horns.