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Southern Tier Brewing Company "Science is the Art" Collection

I was commissioned for 6 images to grace the cans of individual Double India Pale Ales by Southern Tier Brewing Company to be released bi-monthly over 2018. Each image is a snapshot of an unfolding sci-fi tale conceived by Art Director/Brand Manager Nathan Arnone and myself. The images steadily grew in intensity up to the final over-the-top release of #6, which is available now.

All the brews were highly rated and well received. Thanks to all at STBC who had their hands in the production of these. It was a lot of work to get these labels on the cans! You can read more about the series here: https://www.stbcbeer.com/sita/

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1# All is Well at the Station: Our heroine, The Captain, joyfully buzzes around the Lunar Station via jet-pack.

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#1 Production label and can prototype

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#2 A Wrinkle in the Fabric!: Something punches through the fabric of Space-Time! Here the white rupture on the right was were the aluminum of the can was allowed to show through.

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#3 The Psychic Laser: The Captain is assaulted by some form of mind-altering energy beam!

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#3 Production label and can prototype

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#4 Help! On the Way!: Alpha Squadron is dispatched to face the mysterious attack.

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#4 Production label and can prototype

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#5 Battle in Four Dimensions!: The tentacled menace from another plane of existence clashes with the Defenders of the Known Universe.

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#5 Production label and can prototype

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#6 Paradox of the Powerful: The Captain emerges from the din, battered and altered, seething with newfound powers. Will she be a new threat, or a new hope?

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#6 Production label and can prototype