One of the projects I’ve been enjoying working on lately is this cover for ‘On The Road’. I wanted to stay away from the computer for this one and after a bit of research (Pinterest ‘On The Road’ board) I realised I didn’t want to include any literal or obvious references to a road or a car and decided to focus on the idea of the journey instead. I imagine the perfect road trip can only possibly start by dropping pins on an old map and tracing the route with bright red thread so I did exactly that with type:

On The Road Kerouac Book Cover by Mina Bach

On The Road Kerouac Book Cover by Mina Bach

On The Road Kerouac Book Cover by Mina Bach

Final design mock-up with the ‘O’ subtly referencing a wheel and the second ‘O’ and ‘D’ road painted lines:

On The Road Kerouac Book Cover by Mina Bach

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