Wearing my artist hat, I enjoy working in a variety of media. For sculpting, I’ve always found beach sand to be cheap, plentiful and forgiving. For drawing, a nice black pen with a good flow on rough paper is my choice. For posters, I’ve grown accustomed to using a standard 11″ x 17″ size.
Recently, I had the opportunity to make a button for the Greater Hartford Snuggie Pub Crawl. Though they didn’t arrive in time for the pub crawl itself, designing the button was thoroughly enjoyable. The manageable size and inherent playfulness of the medium made the work fast and fancy-free. I’ve already got at least one more button idea on my radar, though it must remain secret for the moment.
Here is the Snuggie Pub Crawl finished product: