This lettering piece is part of my passion project Song Title of the Week (No.1) where I give song recommendations with custom cover art.

Fallingwater vinyl

My process

Song Info Fallingwater

I chose the song Fallingwater by Maggie Rogers.

Fallingwater thumbnail sketches

My initial thumbnail sketches

I wanted to reflect falling water and the turning point in the song. It's getting too much for her, but eventually, she overcomes it and finds new strength and new insights about herself.

Fallingwater iterations

Larger-scale sketch and one of my iterations

Fallingwater final sketch

The refined final drawing

Fallingwater vector print

The vector drawing printed


The final lettering piece with color and texture

I aimed to let it fit with her album artwork, so I used the same colour red and added a lot of film grain.