Tag Archives: A.M. Cassandre

Holiday present: A.M. Cassandre Photoshop Airbrush Tutorial

[singlepic id=109 w=200] A reader wrote to me today to find out more about how the airbrush effects were achieved in the Gallatin “Listening to Wine” poster design. The design had been based on the feel of many wonderful posters by Adolphe Mouron Cassandre, whose dramatic shading effects defined an era of 20th century advertising […]

Gallatin Listening to Wine poster, first draft, straight out of Illustrator, and before Devin's Magic

Devin’s Debut

[singlepic id=109 w=532 h=709 float=] For a recent NYU Gallatin School of Individualized Study poster design, my brother Devin Korwin contributed his Wacom tablet skills and helped make a good poster design great. We were inspired by the gritty-yet-soft shading techniques used by advertising poster artists such as Adolphe Mouron Cassandre in the earlier half […]