Barbora's Sweet Spots

Barbora's Sweet Spots - student project

Hello everyone! 

I've found this class really challenging for me. I am starting to be more confident with illustrating simple object. I didn't work out yet how my characters will look like, but I will definetely give it a chance in the future.

 

Theme: ICELAND ESSENCIALS
Specific experience: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE YOU GO THERE

 

These are rough sketches of simple objects and concepts.
List A
- Warm Socks
- Waterproof Jacket
- Thermo Cup
- Camera
- Swimsuit
- Warm Gloves
- Sunglasses
- Hat
- Adaptor

Barbora's Sweet Spots - image 1 - student project

List B
- Weather changes rapidally in Iceland
- Take the road conditions seriously
- Long summer days in Iceland
- Go for a hike
- Enjoy geothermal hot-pots
- Don't step on the moss
- Drink tap water
- Respect wildlife
- Buy Icelandic Sweather

Barbora's Sweet Spots - image 2 - student project

 

Refined sketches
Here I've chosen 4 of each and I've made some little changes.

Barbora's Sweet Spots - image 3 - student project

 

This is my color palette
Barbora's Sweet Spots - image 4 - student project
And my unfinished illustrations
Barbora's Sweet Spots - image 5 - student project


I am still struggling with those colors. Maybe I will start over and do a different theme. Anyway.
Thank you for this awesome course Tom! I love what you're doing, you are really great inspiration for me.