These illustrations were created using vector-based design software. I work from client-provided sketches or photographs, with the latter often requiring proper perspective editing before the illustration can be accurately drawn over the reference image, which serves as a template. T-shirt design marketed for wine enthusiasts throughout the Fingerlakes region of New York State. Hand drawn line art illustration of the grapes with Photoshop coloring. Lettering and state map designed with CorelDRAW X7 software. Client: Dooley’s Follies, Auburn, NY This album features digitally manipulated images and photomontages created for both print and online applications. A hand-drawn portrait of your loved one(s) makes a perfect Christmas gift. I am currently taking orders to create portraits in the same pencil style shown here. Please allow up to one week for delivery from the time you place your order. Private message me for pricing, color and print options. Thank you. Random character and object sketches drawn in pencil, with coloring and other effects created in Photoshop. Rocket Studios became an official business in Onondaga County, State of New York on this date 20 years ago. Logo design for a new business dealing in high end racing boats and related merchandise. The boat and propeller graphics are not clipart, but original vector-based illustrations. I designed this logo entirely with Corel Draw X7 software. These illustrations were created using vector-based design software. I work from client-provided sketches or photographs, with the latter often requiring proper perspective editing before the illustration can be accurately drawn over the reference image, which serves as a template. Character design of an angry roll of toilet paper, who’s complaining his ‘job’ is the worst of all. Created for possible use on screen-printed T-shirts. My job here was to take the original house photo (top) and ‘jazz it up’, using Photoshop, to show what it would look like after cosmetic additions were applied. The garage also was moved back in space, with a smaller door and window replacing the overhead door. The new image is being used by my client to advertise the house to potential renters. Front cover and sample pages from product and pricing catalog I redesigned for Dewitt Plastics in Auburn, NY. The listed dimensions and schematic drawings of the boxes were recreated by me in vector format to ensure optimum clarity. The product photos were supplied. I also designed the Dewitt Plastics logo. A photo montage commemorating the 35th anniversary of Fingerlakes Mall in Auburn, NY. I also designed the center seal and ribbon graphic. The image is being used as a primary header on the company’s website. A parody of the classic American Gothic painting. I took photos of my own Denver Broncos cap and helmet to attain just the right camera angle, then superimposed the masked images over the original photo. Multiple color design created for a Syracuse University logo design contest, and shown on an orange colored T-shirt. (Note the ‘foursquare’ word in the center was already designed, and provided to all contestants to incorporate into their own T-shirt designs. For my purposes, I applied the white outline and beveled effect to the word.) T-shirt design for a group of craftsmen who restore and repair old boats. Hand drawn line art illustration with Photoshop coloring. Lettering designed with CorelDRAW X7 software. Please note I’ve renamed this page to ‘Rodney Frendak: Illustrator & Graphic Designer’. The portfolio content has not changed. Source.