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Cassette Tape In Pieces

Copyright © Perkins Designs LLC. All Rights Reserved. This design began with a free photograph of an audio cassette tape from pexels.com. I then utilized Adobe Photoshop, Affinity Photo – both the Develop & Tone Map Personas – and Filter Forge. If you’d like to… Read More

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Faces In The Crowd

Copyright © Perkins Designs LLC. All Rights Reserved. Music fans at a concert cheer to the sounds of their favorite band in this cool graphic design, based on a photograph from unsplash.com. It features distortion through a vertical-strip, shredded effect, with texture and halftones, transforming… Read More

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Sasquatch Incognito

Copyright © Perkins Designs LLC. All Rights Reserved. Incognito sporting a pair of sunglasses in the backwood forests of the Pacific Northwest, a relative of the Yeti – the North American Sasquatch – enjoys the peace and quiet of his nomadic life among the trees.… Read More

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Surfing

Copyright © Perkins Designs LLC. All Rights Reserved. Commonly referred to as an extreme sport, surfing is a rush of adrenaline; riding the white-water edge of crashing waves and carving turns into spray ~ cowabunga! To create this action scene, I started by using two… Read More

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The Great Pyramids

Copyright © Perkins Designs LLC. All Rights Reserved. The Great Pyramid at Giza and the Sphinx are collaged together with typography, a colorful gradient overlay, various textural layers and a glowing lens flare effect to create this striking graphic design… Software used: Photoshop Available in these galleries ▸… Read More

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Tempus Fugit

Copyright © Perkins Designs LLC. All Rights Reserved. Time sure flies when you’re using this super-duper mechanical clock contraption! Simply select a period in time, adjust for specificity using several metallic dials, press the button in the center and…use your imagination! This ornate abstract imagery… Read More

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Musical Cassette Tapes Collage

Musical Cassette Tapes Collage

Copyright © Perkins Designs LLC. All Rights Reserved. Recall the day when musical cassette tapes were all the rage, a new technology which was certain to change the way we listened to music…no more 8-track tapes. I still have an old suitcase of unused cassette… Read More

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Mixed Media Colors 1

Mixed Media Colors 1

Copyright © Perkins Designs LLC. All Rights Reserved. This is the first in a series of colorful mixed media artworks I created, featuring a style of painting commonly used by abstract expressionist artists. Textural elements added, thereafter. Inspiration for this work came when I discovered a… Read More

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Layers of Blues

Copyright © Perkins Designs LLC. All Rights Reserved. I‘ve always enjoyed designs which feature interesting geometric configurations, and this Layers of Blues work is no exception; hence, its inclusion within my portfolio. Using a palette of five colors, minimal texture, angles and shading, the appeal of… Read More

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Colorful Motorcycle Engine

Copyright © Perkins Designs LLC. All Rights Reserved. This cool, colorful and creative pop art graphic design features the close up capture of a heavily chromed engine on a Harley Davidson motorcycle, based on a photograph which I took several years ago while in southern… Read More

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City In The Sun

Copyright © Perkins Designs LLC. All Rights Reserved. It’s summer everyday in this City In The Sun, a concentric urban setting featuring reflecting skyscrapers made of heat resistant metal, where everyone in town wears dark sunglasses and uses a strong SPF lotion. Software used: Photoshop… Read More

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Christopher Columbus 1492

Copyright © Perkins Designs LLC. All Rights Reserved. Enjoy this vibrant, colorful grunge-style graphic design featuring an historical and inspirational quote from the famous explorer, Christopher Columbus; “You can never cross the ocean until you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.” And,… Read More

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