The ability to create custom type is a popular and valued skill within our culture at the moment: a culture that, in the face of countless technological breakthroughs, relishes heritage and nostalgia. And it's something many businesses, both new and old, hope to tap into.
In this class, we'll cover what it takes to create your own type-based logo design. I'll show you some good practices and discuss how and when to break those rules.
What You'll Learn
What You'll Make
Students will create a vintage-style logo for a business using custom type and digital texturing techniques. This class is perfect for those getting started in logo design and are looking to experiment, and those that have a company or freelance project they are currently working on.
Design a logo with custom type and a heritage aesthetic
I'm a designer based in Austin, Texas. During the day I'm associate design director at GSD&M. Otherwise, I'm making type under the enduring (despite my best efforts to shake it) ti...
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