The music was like electric sugar | Skillshare Projects



The music was like electric sugar

I chose the phrase "The music was like electric sugar" from Circus by Tom Waits.

These are my sketches - I tend to rework things and scrutinise more when I pull them into Illustrator so they are pretty rough.

I decided to make the design look a bit like a Sweet'N Low packet and wanted the make the script have an live wire feel.

Below is one of my intial sketches. I quite like the movement in the word electric in this sketch. Comparing this to where I am at now I feel that the movement has been lost and I am going to try and refine it and reincorporate it.

Here is where I am at now I will probably give it one more working over by hand to try and get it looking closer to the finished product before I start vectorising it.


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