My little brother bought a house. It’s another one of those moments when you have to stop and ask yourself, “When did we grow up!?” Well, anyone that actually knows me would question if I am, in fact, a grown up but you get the picture. So, being the amazing big sister that I am (pause for Cody’s rebuttal…), I thought it would be fun to make my brother a fun piece of artwork for his new kitchen. He’s a 23-year-old boy so naturally he’s going with a beer theme. I expect nothing less from him.
I’ve been obsessed with subway art lately. There’s so many different ideas out there and people are using the idea for just about anything! I stumbled across a picture of beer-themed subway art and knew that I had to take a crack at my own masterpiece. Cody’s favorite beer is Budweiser (pause for a collective “ewwww”….I mean it’s Wisconsin. Where’s the Miller, dear brother?), so I incorporated that brand and some of its catchphrases into the art. I made the entire thing on Photoshop CS4. I just started learning Photoshop, so I thought this would be a nice little project to get my feet wet. It definitely took more time than I thought it would, but I wouldn’t say that it was hard.
I think it really turned out well! I made it as an 8×10 and we’re going to print, mat, and frame it. When all is said and done, my brother will have a piece of custom artwork for under $20! I think it’ll look cute! Cody hates the word ”cute”…had to make sure to throw it in here somewhere. Looooooooove you!
I’m excited to try this for all sorts of different themes. Maybe a Green Bay Packer one will be next. (Go Pack Go!!)
I linked up at It’s a Keeper, too!