Guided by voices

Long live rock and roll

Overall

Its not everyday you get to create work for legends, and fortunately for WHBV, we were able to with creating a poster print for indie-gods, Guided By Voices. Sketch to digital, wacom illustration, Photoshop, seperations - films, silkscreen, 5 color, hand-pulled, 18”x24” on French paper, cut, hand-editioned, limited-edition of 75ct. Check out videos and pics below while listening to our “Best of GBV” #Spotify #Playlist

 
Guided By Voices poster print at Woodward Theater

Guided By Voices poster print at Woodward Theater

The Challenge

Create a super-rad illustration, design, poster print for the legends, Guided By Voices at historic, Woodward Theater, 2 blocks away from 1355 Walnut Street


Finished GBV print, 5-color, hand-pulled, fresh of the table, silkscreen poster print of 75, limited-edition hand numbered and editioned

Finished GBV print, 5-color, hand-pulled, fresh of the table, silkscreen poster print of 75, limited-edition hand numbered and editioned

GBV close-up, Castle Greyskull

GBV close-up, Castle Greyskull

Mixing those colors, gearing up for a 5-color silkscreen pull on the big table

Mixing those colors, gearing up for a 5-color silkscreen pull on the big table

4-colors down, ready for that smooth, dark-as-night, keyline

4-colors down, ready for that smooth, dark-as-night, keyline

Bob Pollard as He-Man

Bob Pollard as He-Man

On the drying rack…waiting

On the drying rack…waiting

It all starts in black and white, get that keyline right

It all starts in black and white, get that keyline right

Rough sketch, layout and getting it ready

Rough sketch, layout and getting it ready

Final illustration

Final illustration