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Creating type around a circle

Here are some logos that put type on a path, specifically type around a circle. And in four of their instances, we see the type goes around the top of the circle and around the bottom of the circle. So we are going to see how we can do that in Illustrator. And here are some explorations I have been making with the logo in progress. It's for the company, Deep Green, a garden design company. Some of these are more successful than others but they all use very similar techniques and this is the first three examples up here.

I put them inside a colored circle and I'm using, in the case of number 1 and number 3, these are Illustrator's Symbols that I got from the Symbols Library and we saw that in an earlier movie. I'm not going to do that here. I'll just point out where they are, Symbols, and I got them from the Nature Symbols Library. The second example of the rose is Live Traced and then modified from a photograph and I'll be recreating that in an upcoming video. Bu...

Creating type around a circle
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Creating type around a circle provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Nigel French as part of the Designing a Logo

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Design
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Illustrator InDesign
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