April '23

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1 0 G R A P H I C S P R O • A P R I L 2 0 2 3 G R A P H I C S - P R O. C O M A P P A R E L D E C O R A T I N G We knew just what to do! During our team meeting we discussed the retro feel with colors from the '60s or '70s. Once we decided to go with the "[Peace, Love & T-Shirts hippie bus, the first step would be to put that thumbnail together; a pencil sketch to embody this "Summer of Love" theme. After a bit of research, we found a pleth- ora of references for the V W microbus from its early timeframe. e design was created by re-drawing one of our favor- ite photos. We built the majority of it in Adobe Illustrator for clean graphics with easy color changes during development, which made it easy to edit. We chose the color palette for the final design based on the size of press used. e print was going on black so we would use the shirt for shadows and wouldn't print black. Screen to use for the black and white tees. Dark color builds for the shirts.

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