Interlocking Letters

Interlocking Letters - student project

First attempt at sketches. There's things happening within different ones that i'm liking it's just finding THE ONE. Need to take a step back and look at it with fresh eyes in a bit, also going to go the tracing paper method.

But for now here's what i'm working with.

Interlocking Letters - image 1 - student project

So originally I was going to use this for a friend's destination wedding... after a lot of procrastination it never got done. I ended up picking this class back up yesterday and decided to change me word to Florida after visiting for the first time last month.

New sketch:

Interlocking Letters - image 2 - student project

No crank your head side ways because I was too lazy to rotate this.

Here was some of the process:
Interlocking Letters - image 3 - student project

Some versions I came out with: Interlocking Letters - image 4 - student projectInterlocking Letters - image 5 - student projectInterlocking Letters - image 6 - student projectInterlocking Letters - image 7 - student project

After looking at the end results here and playing with some colour and depth, I realized there's a bit of tension between the top of the r and the D. I'll need to tweak that, but wanted to share some process!