Colton James Wiscombe
DSGN / DEV / ART / LING
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Da Vinci Christmas

Neutron Interactive held their annual holiday party at The Leonardo in Salt Lake City. I was tasked with designing invitations for the event. I wanted to incite intrigue and deliver an unexpected solution.

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 I designed the invites using a typeface that mimics Leonardo Da Vinci's handwriting and, yes, you had to read the message using a mirror.

I designed the invites using a typeface that mimics Leonardo Da Vinci's handwriting and, yes, you had to read the message using a mirror.

 I hand-illustrated the Neutron logo making it appear as if Da Vinci had drawn it himself.

I hand-illustrated the Neutron logo making it appear as if Da Vinci had drawn it himself.

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 Printed on a tan cardstock, I was able to produce a distressed antique parchment look through a rigorous process of watercolor painting and baking in the oven.

Printed on a tan cardstock, I was able to produce a distressed antique parchment look through a rigorous process of watercolor painting and baking in the oven.

 The invites were sealed with wax and hand delivered.

The invites were sealed with wax and hand delivered.

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