Vella Takes “Roughs” to the Next Level

[ Posted: Feb 12, 2020 ]


Big things have small beginnings. That’s a theme within Forbes Magazine’s “Imagination Land” feature, to which Alexei Vella created a number of fun and captivating spot illustrations.

In sharing the spots, Alexei also gave us a look into his drafting process, which, to say the least, is more than any client could ever ask for. “Sometimes I go a little overboard with my Roughs”, joked Alexei, who created at least three finished artworks for each of the spots he was assigned to illustrate. Dare we imagine how many sketches went into each “rough”?

The illustrations can be viewed in the context in the full Forbes article (linked below).

Vella Takes “Roughs” to the Next Level
[ Copyright ©Alexei Vella ]

Vella Takes “Roughs” to the Next Level
[ Copyright ©Alexei Vella ]

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