Gearing up for the political season, here is a new promo illustration. This is set up for a magazine spread, but also works well at about postcard size. I’m interested to hear the feedback on this image because I wanted to play off of how each side (Democrat and Republican) sees the other side, but also maybe close to how they see themselves.
I decided to keep the colors mostly solid for a contrast effect, but decided to add some texture in the background to soften the vibration between red and blue.
Here’s an image of part of the inks in progress: