Rad Moshtaghi wanted a logo cover for his podcast series "the S word." He wanted the look to represent distortion, connection, conversation, and mind control. He specifically asked for a black bar over his mouth to represent censorship. He also wanted his name to be changed from Rad to Rod.
-Creating a brand identity and unique cover aesthetic
-Illustration that represents Rad's appearance in a line work art style
-Worked with different typefaces and placement to make "the S word" stand out
Below are the initial sketches I did when I met with Rad.
Above is the photo that Rad sent me to work with.
The multiple iterations that I did on both Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator.
The final cover for Rad's podcast.
Rod uploads podcasts regularly and promotes The S Word on his instagram.