Snakeskin Stilletto – One-off shoe design… for CD Cover
A photoshopped shoe design, created by pushing and distorting various shoe photos, a shed snakeskin and a several switchblade images… part of a CD cover design, a gift for a friend’s birthday… just a bit of fun really (and it was fun designing a shoe, never thought I’d write that sentence) based on a snippet of conversation. Strangely, when I was pushing the idea for this sleave around in my head, it was the original Foo Fighters album that inspired the simple object on a plain background look, it was only after I’d done it that I looked at the sleeve art for that album http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:FooFighters-FooFighters.jpg and ealised that it was grungier than I remembered… weird.
For those creatives out there really interested in designing shoes you might want to take a look at this site… http://www.twmuseums.org.uk/shoes/designer/
…or go take a look at Dave Eccles deviantart page at http://nimblestick.deviantart.com/gallery/?offset=24#/d3avqvz which you should do anyway, just because…