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Web Designer Help » 55 Really Creative Logos

Web Designer Help » 55 Really Creative Logos
55 Really Creative Logos Logos can be really hard to design but the great ones tend to be really simple! So we have compiled a list of 55 logos which thought would help get your creative juices flowing. This post was written by Thomas Hardy, he is a Newcastle based Web Designer/Developer. 31 Comments to “55 Really Creative Logos” #1 Posted by wpheroes (14.05.09 at 23:16 ) Awesome list! #2 Posted by msnifadeleri (15.05.09 at 18:14 ) great logo works i’ve ever seen. #3 Posted by Fabian (17.05.09 at 01:40 ) Thank you Thomas for such a great list. #4 Posted by Thomas Hardy (17.05.09 at 02:13 ) Hey, glad your happy to be included, it was really good work. I am might get round to linking them up but for now I just don’t have the time to link all the logos up as it would seem pointless only doing a couple. #5 Posted by Joni (19.05.09 at 02:39 ) Wow, thanks for putting these together. #6 Posted by marie (23.05.09 at 15:05 ) The best logos I’ve ever seen, they are so creative fantastic work!!! Great!! Ibi Related:  Logos

Clever Logo Designs That Speak For Themselves Feb 21 2011 A creative logo design plays a vital role in portraying the brand identity of any company. It is not only the name of the company, but also the brand’s message that communicates with the customers. It is for that reason that designers put a large amount of effort and time in designing creative and unique logo designs for their clients. Creative Logo Design Ideas Pause Logo In this logo design, the artist creatively used the universal symbol of pause as the letter “U”: Umbrella At first sight, you may read this logo design as “brella” but when examining closer, you will reveal the other two letters. Point A perfect example of an effective logo design that has all the attributes of a successful logo design: B Logo The creator of this logo design is William Patino who creatively created the bee out of the letter “B”: Chad 2010 This beautiful logo design was created for Chad 2010 in such an artistic way that it not only portrays a face but also creates a map of Africa: (ik)

70 Excellent Logo Design Tutorials and Resources By Jacob Gube An effective logo sets the tone and public perception of your brand, and therefore careful thought and creativity must be put into constructing it. In this article, you’ll find a large collection of tutorials and resources on the topic of designing logos by some of the most well-respected logo designers in the industry. Logo Design Tutorials Step-by-step logo Designer/Author Chuck Green shows us the general process he takes when designing a logo. Big Bocca – Illustrative Logo This downloadable tutorial goes through the process of designing an illustrative logo. Piranha’s Revenge – Illustrative Logo Artist Von. Logo Frustration Take a peak into a real-world project to see an actual logo designer in action. Creating the Logo / Identity for “Blackberry Creek Community Church” You’ll see, from start to finish, the creation of a logo for the "Blackberry Creek Community Church". Drawing a Good Logo UX Developer Nathan Smith discusses his method for creating an iconic logo design. LogoPond

Logo Tips, Creative Ideas and Logos Creating a professional image for your new logo design is one the most crucial steps to obtain new business. An effective logo design may not be visually an awesome logo. Take for example Coca-Cola™, IBM™, Microsoft™ and other successful corporations whom spend millions each year refining their brand. Research has proven that people want to associate themselves with brands that they think represent their own good taste. Whether it’s for a auto repair shop or a nanotechnology firm in Silicon Valley, a logo design has to consist of several basic qualities: Easy to Remember – The logic is obvious, though common mistakes in Basic Logo Design 101 can result in a image that no one will ever remember.A Shape or Object – An effective logo is a shape or object and is never a typeface. Above all: keep it simple!

40 Beautiful Free Icon Sets Some of the best things in life are free. When it comes to icons and icon sets, there are many talented designers and artists that choose to provide beautiful and useful icon sets for commercial and/or personal usage. In this collection, you’ll see 40 beautiful, free icon sets that you can use in a variety of ways (websites and/or your desktop). Note: It’s important to read the fine-print before using any icon sets; some may have restrictions for commercial use (or require that you give credit to the designer). Yoritsuki icons 35 icons – Download (PNG and ICO) Hand Drawn Doodle Icon Set 14 icons – Download (PNG and JPG) rounder_png 43 icons – Download (PNG) eico 1 year 17 icons – Download (PNG, ICO, and ICNS) Wifun Icons 6 icons – Download (PNG and ICO) 3D Cartoon Icons Pack 111 icons – Download (PNG, ICO, and ICNS) 3D Cartoon Icons Pack III 205 icons – Download (PNG, ICO, and ICNS) De Freu 41 icons – Download (PNG) Practika 11 icons – Download (PNG) Dellipack 2 15 icons – Download (PNG) Heart Icon Set Milky

Brainstorming 2.0: Making Ideas That Really Happen One of the most common questions we hear at 99U is: “How do I get more out of my brainstorming sessions?” While brainstorming sessions have become perhaps the most iconic act of creativity, we still struggle with how to give them real utility. The problem of course is that most brainstorming sessions conclude prematurely. So how can we retool our approach to brainstorming to make it more effective? Disney’s rigorous creative process involves 3 distinct phases of idea development, each of which is designed to unfold in a separate room. Step 1 asks “WHAT are we going to do?” It’s all about dreaming big. Room Setup: Airy rooms with high-ceilings are the best locations for thinking big. Mentality: Any idea is fair game. Set aside your assumptions and push yourself to think in new ways. Step 2 asks “HOW are we going to do it?” Now the focus is on creative execution. Room Setup: A practical room with a large dry-erase board or wall facilitates strategic planning. How Do You Work?

Vera, Nadejda & Lubov Series of illustration for a KixBox sample sale. SS/14Art Direction, Digital Art, Illustration2014 The project is inspired by retro-futuristic dream of space traveling. Furniture Design, Interior Design, Product Design2013 Every half year KixBox totally change the design of seasonal decorations and marketing material. Folky series of DO PLU DO tees, 100% cotton, silk screen printed, limited edition.Design, Product Design, Fashion2009 Ten logo design tips from the field I’ve learned from quite a few mistakes during my time as a designer, and to save you from doing likewise, here are 10 logo tips I picked up. 1. A logo doesn’t need to say what a company does Restaurant logos don’t need to show food, dentist logos don’t need to show teeth, furniture store logos don’t need to show furniture. Just because it’s relevant, doesn’t mean you can’t do better. The Mercedes logo isn’t a car. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Don’t follow the pack. Stand out. 7. 8. 9. 10. Not two, three, or four. One. This was a snippet of what’s in the Logo Design Love book. Do you have any other tips to share? I love New York image courtesy of Oded Ezer

designerpreis Logo design resources I’ve searched my bookmarks and gathered your top tips, culminating in this selection of sites, books, articles and designers. Resource topics Click a topic to jump to that section. Type foundries // Back to resource topics Books Catch a few more recommended reads here: A few good books. Logo history History of popular logo designs, categorised in alphabetical order with a search feature, tooThe Evolution of Tech Company Logos, how famous logos came to be, from NeatoramaThe Evolution of Car Logos, more historical insights over on NeatoramaBranding Firefox, a short insight into the history of the Firefox browser Trends “Logo trends” is a bit of an oxymoron. Articles Design agencies Independent identity designers Awards Blogs Identity Designed, case studies from around the worldIdentityworks, by Tony SpaethBrand New, Armin Vit focuses on corporate and brand identity workSpeak Up on Identity, from the now defunct Speak Up Showcases Style guides and manuals Further resources

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