Tight Sketches Sketches, Color Studies, and Final Art.

  • Assignment 2, Editorial Illustration part 3 of 3:
  • tight sketch, color roughs, color palette, and final limited palette colored Editorial Illustration.
    • Using any combination of Pencil, Ink, Collage, or Digital techniques create your final, limited color palate illustration.  
    • The project must include 3 color rough comps, and the working palette for the final (which may be one of the three.)
Sam Bosma, Final Illustration for Plan Sponsor Magazine with digital color palate

Wes Andersen Color palette samples


Post to Dropbox

template can be downloaded here

  1. Tight Sketch
  2. 3 Rough Color Studies (color studies can be done at a smaller size. 25% – 30%)
    For example, if your magazine size is 8″ x 10″ then your color comp size can be can be approximately 2″x 5″
  3. FINAL ART without the magazine title and with the title, carefully labeled, with name of client, and a link to the article you chose if it’s online or a photo of the article.
  4. Place pdf here