As I was given a certain freedom to choose a style for this sketch, I had big fun while painting it indeed, and as a result ended up quite artisticly. It would be actually bloody difficult to replicate or represent steps I followed up on Photoshop, since it was pure experiment of mixing and applying filters which I nearly never knew what it will lead me to. Here we go.
Skoda Rapid Spaceback.
As few of you might know my previous design background was product design. That is what I mostly devoted myself to in the past, and where I actually passed from into car-design, nearly by chance... Just because my tutor at university found my sketches reminding him of cars, after I was suggested to take attempt of designing vechicles.
Nowadays my past still finds its place :)
Project was done in partnership with Andrey Vostrikov, who has been previously mentioned in older posts, a bright rising star of Russian Industrial Design.
It's only small part of whole process, where I had to design a multi-cooker device, which is sort of smart pot which gives you certain flexibility and ability to be programmed in accordance with prefered recepies and conditions. Worth to say that this "gadget" is extremely popular on Russian market.
Project was done in collaboration with Moscow design studio whose leader is Andrey Vostrikov, good friend of mine and highly qualified specialist at his field.
I remember we started preparation for the Geneva 2013 nearly a year before, when our chief came up and asked for some fresh ideas to support a Skoda stage with, as some small but extraordinary highlights of the show.