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Logo Design: Mastering the Wordmark

Gary Simon, Full Stack Developer & Instructor

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16 Videos (1h 51m)
    • Introduction

      1:19
    • Beginning The Zoom Project

      8:50
    • Finishing the Zoom Project

      10:01
    • Starting the Launch Project

      8:58
    • Finishing the Launch Project

      10:42
    • The Ignore Project

      7:37
    • Optional Project Assignment

      0:23
    • Designing the LGER in Vulger

      4:51
    • Refining the VUL in Vulger

      8:02
    • Finishing the Vulger Project

      10:24
    • Starting the Fierce Project

      10:11
    • Blocking out the RCE in Fierce

      7:17
    • Adding Details to the Lettering

      9:33
    • Further Refining the Lettering

      5:43
    • Finishing the Fierce Project

      6:37
    • 16 Final Optional Project Assignment

      0:30

About This Class

Welcome! Are you ready to become a better identity designer? Great!

This course will show you how to start thinking creatively to design excellent wordmarks; you know, the type portion of a logo design. You will discover the essential fundamentals that make any given wordmark great. Simplicity, relevance, readability, uniqueness and more.

Follow along as Gary designs five different wordmark projects, two of which include hand-lettering.

Gary Simon is a designer and instructor of 15 years. Gary works as a course author for some of the biggest online education sites on the internet.

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The word mark design is pretty practical and straightforward, which help starters to understand the basic tools of Illustrator and introduce some very practical skills to design a logo.

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Gary Simon

Full Stack Developer & Instructor

Full Stack Developer for nearly 2 decades. Worked as an Instructor for Pluralsight, LinkedIn/Lynda.com and Envato Network

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