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Want a label?


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pat_ernzen 8:
So, Iíve fairly into graphic design and typography. Have been for years. Have always felt that Iíd be able to make some pretty kickass beer labels, but have never given it a shot. So, would you like one? If you would, send me what youíd like to include and what dimensions you need to fit your particular bottle. Not saying I will make you something or that if I give it a shot, that youíll like it, but itís something Iíd like to get into. So if youíre at all interested, send me a message and Iíll see what I can do.
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bitbucket 2159:63
I could go for a label. Here are a couple of ípicturesqueí beers Iíve brewed if you want to give one of them a shot:

http://finnhillbrewing.blogspot.com/2012/05/dandelion-blossom-saison.html

http://finnhillbrewing.blogspot.com/2011/12/chipotle-imperial-robust-porter.html

The Saison fermentation is still chugging along at a good clip three weeks later. Iím boggled.
5/27/2012 10:30:25 PM

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pat_ernzen 8:
So, finally had time to come up with something. Never found out what type of bottles you were putting it in, but it doesnít really matter. If you even still are interested, haha... Kinda just made stuff up, so I hope you like what you see.

http://desert-motors.com/random/fhb-dandelion-saison-1.jpg
http://desert-motors.com/random/fhb-dandelion-saison-2.jpg
http://desert-motors.com/random/fhb-dandelion-saison-3.jpg

Iím going to try to get something together for the porter this weekend. Already have a pretty good idea as to what I want to do.
6/8/2012 11:16:05 PM

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Papsoe 25083:4
Originally posted by pat_ernzen
So, finally had time to come up with something. Never found out what type of bottles you were putting it in, but it doesnít really matter. If you even still are interested, haha... Kinda just made stuff up, so I hope you like what you see.

http://desert-motors.com/random/fhb-dandelion-saison-1.jpg
http://desert-motors.com/random/fhb-dandelion-saison-2.jpg
http://desert-motors.com/random/fhb-dandelion-saison-3.jpg

Iím going to try to get something together for the porter this weekend. Already have a pretty good idea as to what I want to do.

Very cool
6/9/2012 4:09:04 AM

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maneliquor 3248:151
classy label
6/9/2012 5:18:15 AM

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DuffMan 7025:279
I used to do a little graphic design years ago, and I must say that you have done a fantastic job on those labels! Understated elegance that still captures ones interest. In future, if need arises, I will be keeping your beermail on file...
6/9/2012 8:28:22 AM

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drowland 6144:172
Originally posted by pat_ernzen
So, Iíve fairly into graphic design and typography. Have been for years. Have always felt that Iíd be able to make some pretty kickass beer labels, but have never given it a shot. So, would you like one? If you would, send me what youíd like to include and what dimensions you need to fit your particular bottle. Not saying I will make you something or that if I give it a shot, that youíll like it, but itís something Iíd like to get into. So if youíre at all interested, send me a message and Iíll see what I can do.


I will be announcing my brewery very soon as everything falls into place. We will be in need of logos and everything, if youíre interested. All I can really offer you in return is some tasty homebrews!
6/9/2012 8:39:56 AM

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pat_ernzen 8:
Thanks for the kind words and interest, guys! Wrapping up the porter label now, but wonít be able to print/photograph it until Monday, most likely. Came out pretty cool, though, I think. Made this one for your standard 22oz bomber size (though, itíll fit on other sized bottles, too.

Switching gears and finishing up some mockups for a local beer club. Will post those once I finish them up. And to those that PMíd me, Iíll get back to you a little later.
6/9/2012 3:58:09 PM

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502Che 999:47
those labels look really awesome! Good work!
6/9/2012 4:01:45 PM

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pat_ernzen 8:
Might have to find a place to print this porter label tomorrow... have it finished up and really want to see how it looks on paper and around a bottle. Iím really liking it in digital form, so it should only get better, really.
6/9/2012 5:33:32 PM

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bitbucket 2159:63
The art and layout for the label look fantastic! Itís cool that you incorporated The Fraternal Order of Wayward Brewers and the other info, and I really like the overall label treatment. Finn Hill Brewing looks surprisingly legit!
6/9/2012 10:34:22 PM

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