In Awe Of : Beer Can Design
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New, detailed, monochrome packaging artwork for Elder Pine Brewing and Blending, in the USA. I love packaging design and this project was quite challenging. The initial line art is based on intricate 19th century wood cuts, that I needed to translate to a functioning vector packaging design. I tried to keep the style as close to a carving as I could and loaded the design with details. To balance the busy design I used simple black and white contrast and a single blue Pantone on the can artwork itself.

My initial sketches were done by hand, digital drawing with a Wacom Intuos Art tablet in Adobe Photoshop, and final packaging layout in Adobe Illustrator.

Elder Pine loved the new can artwork and are also creating a mural of the line art for their brewery wall. Furthermore, I have since created a second can in a similar style which I will reveal in the next couple of weeks.
Please watch this space!

Dali Creative
Graphic Designer
Calgary, Canada
Mob: +14038052054

A design consultancy where problems get deconstructed, rearranged, sometimes in the most preposterous ways, shedding new light and rebuilding the puzzle. *Packaging Design *Illus… Show more.

Message Dali
Profile updated 3rd May, 2021
Member since 18th January, 2019
"Awesome job on the designs. I would definitely recommend Vincent for any design projects. He was great to work with and created stunning can labels for our beers."
— Elder Pine Brewing, Beer