Crow Logo | Skillshare Projects



Crow Logo

I'm not as adept at using Adobe Illustrator as I'd like but I really wanted to give this a shot. Simple icons and logos are really attractive to me. I decided to use a crow for my subject although in retrospect, I could have found an easier animal... or one that wasn't a bird. I don't know if it's just me but birds are hard haha. Regardless, I searched for a pose that was not too withdrawn and dynamic enough to be interesting. 


I came across this image and although I collected a couple of different ones, thought that this was the best. My sketches took on a sort of additive property in that the initial sketch was extremely basic and held what I saw as the fundamental aesthetic properties and shapes. As I created more, features and curves that I wanted to include found their way in.




From there it was pretty much a matter of finding my way around illustrator. Eventually I came up with this.


Some feedback from my peers would be appreciative. I enjoyed learning some tips and techniques from the videos and any further insight from you (If you have any) would also be helpful.


Please sign in or sign up to comment.