Most things, especially designing and illustrations, start from scratch, but when diligently worked on develops into an astonishing masterpiece. Even in today's digital era, artwork designs and illustrations still and often starts to be translated into its physicality with the use of pencil. Today you are about to witness some simple yet cool sketches turned into amazing typography illustrations.
The following illustrations are all created by Marcelo Schultz. He is a Brazil-based designer who apparently loves typography design and illustrations. Marcelo has co-founded the DDQ Design and is presently working there as an Art Director. Below you will see how he starts his works in scratch by using pencils and markers and finishes wonderfully by using photoshop to come up with its amazing effects. Come, take a peek, and enjoy some of his typography and illustration designs.
Dr Custom Motorcycle
In this work he made an illustration with some motorcycle elements to be used for t-shirt.
Cover designs - Cuadernos Quick
Here he incorporated eight various typography designs for a notebook cover series.
Nike - Futura logo
Marcelo recreated the Nike logo in this design, he added a highly dimensional effect by using a footwear texture.
Harley Davidson Poster
Harley Davidson is one of the brands people love, In this illustration Marcelo made his own personal artwork for this brand.
Nike Just Do It
One of the commissioned T-shirt design he made for Nike.
A collection of amazing T-shirt design he made for Nesian Street.
A logo design typography he created where he added cork texture to amplify a cool result.
This work was inspired by his trip to San Francisco. He loved the place, especially the architecture there. It was then he decided to make this one as his sign of appreciation.
This was a personal project he decided to make to celebrate one of his greatest day of the week.
The Skull of Rock!
This rock n' roll illustration was based on a movie "School of Rock", giving it a pun side. There are white and brown versions of the typography.
As Marcelo is a great fan of coffee, he created this yummy coffee typography with a background of a delicious cup of hot coffee.
Save the Nature
In this illustration, he incorporated a very nature-like typography design that perfectly fits with the message.
Check out Marcelo Schultz and his awesome works on his website. You can share what you think on Marcelo's works by leaving a comment below.
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