The day to day doings of me, John Burt. Im a BA Hons. Graphic Design Student and this is basically a place for me to create my journal for university.. and also to talk about any cool things i've seen and done.
Japanese artist Maico Akiba painstakingly creates small worlds or “SEKAI" on the backs of found toys that are exotic and extinct creatures. The what-if basis of the works here is certainly an alluring one, I can recall myself as a child day-dreaming these exact scenarios. Take a look at more below!
Dunlop Manufacturing, Inc. was challenged to design packaging for a series of 3 guitar effect pedals marking the 35th anniversary of the release of Van Halen’s debut album. The pedals themselves are hand-painted in 3 different colorways, and are all unified by the iconic Eddie Van Halen (EVH) “Frankenstein” stripe pattern, used extensively on his custom guitars since the late ’70s.