I have a label idea for a Black IPA/CDA I will be brewing the first week of January. So I have a couple weeks to refine it if someone would like to chime in and critique it.
So my idea is similar to that of Metallica's Black album:
I am picturing this on black gloss paper, with the with all of the writing in a black matte finish, maybe a shade or two lighter, depending on how it looks, what do you think?
I added the gradient to try and simulate a shine to the paper, I think I failed at it
And to make the font stand out, I added a very, very light drop shadow/blur to it. This is the best I could do with what I got.
Anyhow, here it is: