Negative space logos It’s hard to beat a clever use of negative space. Here are 35 or so logos that use white space well, along with the designers/agencies responsible. A.G. Low Construction logo By Rebecca Low Martin Newcombe Property Maintenance logo By buddy Nexcite logo By AmoreVia Blair Thomson 110 Fresh Logo Designs For Design Inspiration A Logo is a graphical element that, together with its logotype (a uniquely set and arranged typeface) form a trademark or commercial brand. Typically, a logo’s design is for immediate recognition. The logo is one aspect of a company’s commercial brand, or economic or academic entity, and its shapes, colors, fonts, and images usually are different from others in a similar market. Logos are also used to identify organizations and other non-commercial entities.
AN OVERVIEW OF THE VIRTUES by James B. Stenson As children grow from infancy to adulthood, they need to acquire certain character-strengths: sound judgment, a sense of responsibility, personal courage, and self-mastery. These habits of mind and will and heart have traditionally been called the virtues: prudence, justice, fortitude, and temperance.
V.O.W N°26 // Melvin the Machine photo © HEYHEYHEY V.O.W N°26 (27 June - 3 July 2011) We think of innovation and invention as highly engineered, complex systems that are built by some mad scientist in a remote space. The process results in long and layered equations, drawings and an endless source of references illustrated in a step by step process to further explain the construction of the device or machine.
Create a Swirly Type Treatment In this Illustrator tutorial I will show you how to create a swirly type treatment. With a free font, some brushes, and gradients you can easily create this type treatment. Moreover, you can apply these techniques to other type treatments, logos, and illustrations as well. Final Image Below is the final type treatment we will be working towards.
170+ Excellent Fresh Logo Inspiration Showcase Working on a design for a new Logo? Looking for logo inspiration? You have come to the right place! This article “Fresh Logo Inspiration Showcase” will take you through a seriously large series of intelligent, well designed and inspirational Logos. Good Logos isn’t something designers just create – Good Logos need to catch attention and be easy to memorize. This is the hard part really but as you can see below there are plenty of ideas to stimulate the human mind and force us to say…hmmm what is that? Green Tea Cupcakes with Green Tea Frosting I’ve pretty much had a week from hell and in attempt to plough on, I decided nothing can cheer me better than baking. Cheesy music, dancing in an empty flat and whipping up a cake. Baking therapy. Word of warning though, it only works if you pull a baking success out of the bag. Baking failure will throw you back into the pit of despair you’re desperately trying to escape. Anyway, moving on...
How Geniuses Think 109Share Synopsis Thumbnail descriptions of the thinking strategies commonly used by creative geniuses. How do geniuses come up with ideas? What is common to the thinking style that produced "Mona Lisa," as well as the one that spawned the theory of relativity? What characterizes the thinking strategies of the Einsteins, Edisons, daVincis, Darwins, Picassos, Michelangelos, Galileos, Freuds, and Mozarts of history?
Most 10 Of Everything Erkan | On 20, Oct 2012 Creative packaging is regarded as one of the most commonly seen illustration of graphic design. Aside from showcasing relevant and essential product properties, details and facts, the packaging is now a fundamental sales instrument as most consumers choose a product with creative, eye-catching packaging design when deciding on which products to buy. Therefore, having a captivating and exceptional and unique package design will make it a major competitive edge for companies and suppliers. The colors, illustration, typography and how items are wrapped and presented are just a few elements that designers need to pay attention to come up with an effective packaging which can impress the customers through it creativity.
Blog Archive Creating Editable Letterpress Styled Text A popular typography trend in web design and print design is letterpress styled text. This text styling is easy to do in Photoshop, but in Illustrator, it is super simple to create letterpress styled text while keeping the text editable. Utilizing the Appearance panel and Graphic Styles, you can quickly and consistently apply this style to any editable text and other vector objects. Final Image: Letterpress Styled Text Below is the final letterpress styled text treatment we will be working towards. Tutorial Details: Letterpress Styled Text
50 Best Creative Logo Designs from 2010 2010 logo designs showed an increasing amount of creativity, with typography logos playing a great role, as well as negative space logos, monogram logos and shape logos as the main logo design trends from this past year. Logo designers get paid a lot to come up with a creative concept for a brand, and with good reason, as a logo design is a lasting memory of a brand or website. Often, the logo conveys something about the brand itself, the name, or the mission of the company. The 50 best logos from 2010, as presented here, are no exception, they all are highly creative with great use of memorable elements.
Icing a cake on Cake Central Forum Posted by tutugirl This tutorial shows you step by step how to frost your cake in buttercream icing, and smooth it to a perfect finish. Commonly referred to as the "VIVA Paper Towel Method" After so many of you asking how I do it here it is....