Image of the day: Ampersand by Chris Bassett

Computer Arts: Tell us about the project ...
Chris Bassett:
The brief I'd set for myself was a simple one: to create something unique and meaningful as a gift to someone special. The inspiration came from the name, or, more specifically, the first letter of that name, K for Katherine, from which I'd create the piece of artwork.

Knowing, from the outset, that this piece would be relatively complex, I intended to use a simple and solid style for the glyph. I wanted to accentuate the contrast between the clean straight lines of the type and the organic patterns that would form within.

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