After doing my Oxnard design, a few people suggested doing a Ventura one. I lived in Ventura for 3 years, when I first moved out to the area, and I love it to this day. In light of the Thomas Fire, I wanted to convey a message of strength and hope.
A few failed attemps
After playing around a bit on strictly on the computer and coming up empty, I sketched something that gave the project momentum.