In this video, learn how to create logos that are based on hearts in Adobe Illustrator. See examples of successful logos that feature hearts.
of health, and of life itself. … I will start with a circle drawn with the Ellipse tool … from the center point holding down Option or Alt … and constrain to a perfect circle by holding down Shift. … Click on the bottom point and now tap A … to switch to your Direct Selection tool, … and holding down the Shift key pull that down somewhat. … but you can see that as I do so, … as one side goes up, the other side goes down. … So I'm going to hold down the Option or Alt key as I do that … and I'm also going to hold down the Shift key … so that I constrain this to a 45 degree angle. … I'll pull down a guide to that handle … so that I know to bring this handle up to the same point. … Now I'll switch to my Rectangle tool … and I'm going to draw a rectangle from the center point … around the heart. … I want to make sure that this has no fill … I'll come and get my Add Anchor Point tool … and add an anchor point at the top center. … Tap A to go to my Direct Selection tool … and then pull up from that anchor point. …
- Choosing the right typeface
- Exploring type variables
- Replacing letters with words
- Creating a circular logo
- Creating a hand-drawn logo
- Designing with simple shapes
- Offsetting multiple paths
- Creating isometric type
- Adding gloss, texture, beveled edges, and transparency
- Designing with negative space
- Choosing logo colors
- Converting colors
- Preparing final files
Skill Level Intermediate
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What makes a good logo3m 48s
1. Exploring Type Variables
2. Simple Type Treatments
3. Designing with Simple Shapes: Part 1
4. Designing with Simple Shapes: Part 2
5. Advanced Techniques
6. Logo Effects
7. Choosing Logo Colors
8. Finalizing the Logo
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