Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Label Display & Discussion > Label Number Two
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 01-11-2009, 04:30 PM   #1
Maveric777
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Texarkana, Tx.
Posts: 348
Default Label Number Two

Well, I am getting a tad better with GIMP so I wanted to create a label for my first batch of homebrew. This is only my second label attempt, but I am somewhat pleased with it so far.

Just wanted to throw it up to get some opinions and suggestions. Thanks!





__________________
On Deck - Imperial Stout, American Blond, Amber Mock Bock, "Cricket" #2

Primary - Dunkelweizen, Apfelwein

Bottled - Amber Wheat, Stout, Hefeweizen, Porter, Best Bitter
Maveric777 is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-11-2009, 05:15 PM   #2
r2eng
IPA - it's all about the burps
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
r2eng's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Eagle, Idaho, Idaho
Posts: 1,483
Liked 28 Times on 26 Posts
Likes Given: 2

Default

Nice! 678910


__________________
Engineer, Animator, Brewer.
r2eng is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-11-2009, 05:41 PM   #3
Gregredic
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Huntsville, AL
Posts: 175
Default

Slightly too much yellow. Maybe you can incorporate some light or mid tone brown around the outer edge and the circle around the dog that has the "Cricket Amber Wheat" text. I like it though....great job.
Gregredic is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-11-2009, 07:16 PM   #4
nvr2low
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Liverpool, New York
Posts: 397
Likes Given: 4

Default

i'd buy it, mostly because i would buy any beer with a boxer on the label!
nvr2low is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-11-2009, 08:28 PM   #5
Maveric777
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Texarkana, Tx.
Posts: 348
Default

Ha Ha! thanks guys!

Let me see what I can do to spruce it up a tad more.
__________________
On Deck - Imperial Stout, American Blond, Amber Mock Bock, "Cricket" #2

Primary - Dunkelweizen, Apfelwein

Bottled - Amber Wheat, Stout, Hefeweizen, Porter, Best Bitter
Maveric777 is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-11-2009, 11:04 PM   #6
Maveric777
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Texarkana, Tx.
Posts: 348
Default

Changed up the color just a tad so there wont be as much yellow. I think it was a great change and definitely a good move. Thanks Gregredic for the suggestion!


__________________
On Deck - Imperial Stout, American Blond, Amber Mock Bock, "Cricket" #2

Primary - Dunkelweizen, Apfelwein

Bottled - Amber Wheat, Stout, Hefeweizen, Porter, Best Bitter
Maveric777 is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-12-2009, 12:54 AM   #7
Gregredic
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Huntsville, AL
Posts: 175
Default

You could put IBU and ABV information if you have it. Its looking good...I think the color change really helped. Seems like the picture of the dog isn't as pale. Good work.
Gregredic is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Old 01-12-2009, 01:11 AM   #8
Maveric777
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Texarkana, Tx.
Posts: 348
Default

I was thinking about adding 12oz. and ABV%, bot not sure where to put it. Hummm?


__________________
On Deck - Imperial Stout, American Blond, Amber Mock Bock, "Cricket" #2

Primary - Dunkelweizen, Apfelwein

Bottled - Amber Wheat, Stout, Hefeweizen, Porter, Best Bitter
Maveric777 is offline
 
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Yeast Number Crazybob Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 2 05-08-2009 11:43 PM
We're number one! BlindLemonLars General Beer Discussion 12 08-09-2007 12:53 AM
number of threads??? marshman HomeBrewTalk Announcements & Feedback 1 08-29-2006 08:24 PM


Forum Jump

Newest Threads

LATEST SPONSOR DEALS