Polar Beer - Now available for sale on: http://shop.ianleino.com !
Created entirely by hand with scratchboard, this design squarely inhabits the junction of cryptic LOST mythology with classic beer label design, executed in a vintage, hand-tooled style rarely seen in t-shirt design.
I worked personally with a local screenprinter to ensure the absolute highest quality prints on American Apparel 100% fine jersey cotton garments to make a shirt that both looks and feels even better than its original printing!
A Voyage of Discovery
Eclipse! - Reprinted at Threadless on their new, supersoft 100% cotton Threadless brand shirts!
Asheville Triathlon - The organizers of the Asheville Triathlon commissioned me to create an identity and t-shirt design with a fresh modern feel that would help distinguish this new race from all of the other triathlons in the area.
Vampires Beware! - A compendium of protective baubles and dangerous weaponry for the identification and elimination of blood-sucking night dwellers.
Recreated in five colors plus silver metallic ink on a blood-red tee, and available now at Threadless.com
Medieval Knievel - Now in the running for shirt of the month at Threadless:
The Path of Asterion - Asterion is the proper name for the creature that came to be known as the Minotaur. Born as a punishment for his father's disobedience and locked away to contain his fury, he has given up on acceptance and seeks only escape.
Solution to the maze is in hoofprints leading out from the center, and could be printed in UV ink or red foil.
Playtime with Mummy and Dad - Everybody loves jump rope! Even mummies and camels!*
* These claims have not yet been verified by the Worldwide Camel Association or the International Undead Coalition, and should not be taken as the advice of a trained professional.
Grover T-shirt designed by Threadless for Sesame Street - The artists of Threadless were asked to create a collaborative t-shirt design for that most loveable of furry blue monsters, Grover, for Sesame Street's 40th Anniversary. I was lucky enough to come up with a concept that everyone liked, and to art direct the project that had to be completed in one week!
The final design included artwork from 21 artists spread over 6 continents, and is featured in the current issue of T-World magazine!
World's Greatest Exaggerator - I think we all know someone who could use a shirt like this.