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Thing-A-Day 4: Monograms January 21, 2010

Filed under: creativity,sketchbook — bizmiss @ 1:01 am
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I’ve been working on a lot of logos with initials today.  I’ve been working on logo-type monograms of my own initials, and also a logo for a conference.  Here are my favorite examples of each as of right now:

Now, of course, I think I’m going to go in a completely different direction.  Type is definitely my achilles’ heel.

Today’s inspiration and tutorial come from Jessica Hische, who has a great little cheat sheet on ways to get creative with letterforms.

Today’s instruction is: create a monogram or logo out of initials using any material you want to.


Sketchbook: playing with type layering April 5, 2009

Filed under: sketchbook — bizmiss @ 6:40 pm
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I’m trying to brainstorm logo ideas as part of my self-branding.  Here I played with some colors and layering in Adobe Illustrator CS3.