I was recently approached by Narratively to do three illustrations based on an article about egg donation. Being a man egg donation isn’t something that I have a whole lot of insight on but it was a well written article so I had a lot to work with.
The article was about a baby-averse young woman donating her eggs in order to fulfill her own dreams while in turn helping someone else realize their dream of having a baby.
To give you an idea of my process here are the three sketches I provided to the art director..
The only major change that needed to be made was to replace the egg in the third illustration with a test tube. In hindsight the egg was kind of ambiguous and definitely didn’t read as well as a test tube would. Here are the final illustrations…
It was definitely a fun project. To read the article and see it with the illustrations check it out on Narratively HERE