The ABC of Cocktails

The ABC of Cocktails - student project

Found this photo from the great blog http://myvintagebookcollectioninblogform.blogspot.co.uk/

This title cover was illustrated by Ruth McCrea.

The ABC of Cocktails - image 1 - student project

I'm excited for the challenge and to get more comfortable with illustrator!

The ABC of Cocktails - image 2 - student project

Okay, here is what I've got so far. I don't quite get how to delete shapes yet. The pathfinder confuses me!