Mastering Logo Design: Gridding with the Golden Ratio

George Bokhua, Digital Graphic Designer & Illustrator

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12 Videos (45m)
    • Introduction

    • Understanding Golden Sections

    • Finding Reference Images

    • Sketching

    • How to Make a Golden Section

    • Start Gridding with Golden Sections

    • Adjust Shapes for a Custom Feel

    • Join Grid Shapes

    • Fine-Tune Your Logo

    • Finalize with Color

    • Conclusion

    • What's Next?


About This Class

Uncover the secret to designing a perfect logo with this new class from George Bokhua, the legendary graphic designer who has taught more than 25,000 students on Skillshare!

Join George as he reveals his personal technique for creating complex logos that stand the test of time. Also known as the Golden Spiral or Golden Section, the Golden Ratio is a proportion known to be particularly pleasing to the eye. By using it to grid his logos, George ensures that every mark he makes evokes a feeling of perfection. In this 45 minute class, you’ll learn how to grid your work with the Golden Spiral.

Key lessons include:

  • Understanding the Golden Ratio + when to use it
  • Gridding a complex logo in Adobe Illustrator
  • Incorporating Golden Ratios to create natural marks
  • Fine-tuning techniques to ensure perfection

This class is perfect for designers and illustrators looking to level up their logo designs. With this technique, you will be able to grid logos of any complexity, allowing you to create the beautiful, lasting work you’ve always imagined.

For an introduction to designing with grids, join George's basic gridding class, Logo Design with Grids: Timeless Style with Simple Shapes.

216 of 217 students recommendSee All

As usual, George explains and demonstrates beautifully how to grid our designs, in this case, more complex designs. I totally recommend this course.
Ana Faria

Learn, Travel & Have Fun!

As always, a great lesson from George. :D





George Bokhua

Digital Graphic Designer & Illustrator

George Bokhua is a very good logo designer.