Art: Logo "button"

Join 500,000+ Artists

Its' free and it takes less than 10 seconds!

Join the #1 Art Workshop - LevelUpJoin Premium Art Workshop

Results 1 to 8 of 8

Thread: Logo "button"

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Posts
    3
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0

    Logo "button"

    I came up with this small simple logo for a friend's hat company (most of her hats have cat ears and whatnot)...she loved it, thought I'd share it with you guys and get any comments/feedback. It was a few months ago now that I made it, and looking at it now I'm not thrilled about my font choice but I think the face is still pretty cute.

    Attached Images Attached Images  
    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  


  2. Hide this ad by registering as a member
  3. The Following User Says Thank You to reedzilla For This Useful Post:


  4. #2
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Posts
    104
    Thanks
    11
    Thanked 9 Times in 9 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    is this for a website? if so the highlight will be fine but if she wants to reproduce it in print id highly recommend removing that highlight.

    BrandMooreArt
    http://brandmooreart.daportfolio.com/
    Twitter: @BrandMooreArt
    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  5. The Following User Says Thank You to Hoosier For This Useful Post:


  6. #3
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Posts
    59
    Thanks
    5
    Thanked 22 Times in 17 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    My first comment has already been mentioned but im just going to add that it's a hat company, so i assume the logo may be stitched aswell, in which case gradients wont work. Have you also tried looking at different colours for the background? Something that contrasts more with the face/hat to make it stand out more. Also take a look at the scaling of your logo, makeing sure it works at the sizes that it is going to be used at and on the medium it will be used. Some things to look out for - is the letter B readable at smaller sizes? are the black lines thick enough for scaling and can they be recreated with thread/stitching at that thickness.

    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  7. #4
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    Brooklyn, NY
    Posts
    45
    Thanks
    4
    Thanked 8 Times in 6 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    I suspect you mean a button for a computer program, or maybe an icon? I think having that idea in your head might make you reconsider your design. Assuming its icon, I might remove the square around it and make the head larger. Also for consistency's sake, it might look nicer if the "B" was larger, and the lines within it around the same width as the lines on the cat. But overall i like the simplicity, its attractive.

    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  8. #5
    Join Date
    Apr 2005
    Location
    USA
    Posts
    2,888
    Thanks
    752
    Thanked 3,153 Times in 1,067 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    The square and orange background are completely unnecessary. They don't really add anything to the design or say anything about the identity of your friend's business. It's all in the face. Looking at the face alone I wouldn't guess it was a hat company right off the bat. Looks more like an avatar or icon for chat. You may get away with cutting the face too, as cute as it is. Or at least somehow arrange it so the hat stands out more. Hats themselves can definitely be iconic. Considering adding type too, that would help sell the idea of it being a hat business. Maybe some text wearing an eared hat.

    "Astronomy offers an aesthetic indulgence not duplicated in any other field. This is not an academic or hypothetical attraction and should require no apologies, for the beauty to be found in the skies has been universally appreciated for unrecorded centuries."
    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  9. #6
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    Lisboa, Portugal
    Posts
    9
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    Quote Originally Posted by s.ketch View Post
    The square and orange background are completely unnecessary. They don't really add anything to the design or say anything about the identity of your friend's business. It's all in the face.
    Completely agree! The type you used is a bit childish and cuts the vectorized, clean graphics you've created. And I'd remove it from the hat , and maybe put it under the logo with some information about the store, so people can understand what that is about.

    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  10. #7
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Location
    Doha, Qatar
    Posts
    8
    Thanks
    13
    Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    looks nice

    _________
    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

  11. #8
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Location
    Ontario, Canada
    Posts
    30
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
    Follows
    0
    Following
    0
    try a 1 colour version of it, black on white (or whatever) considering the comments above - my concern is the line weight when reduced

    Reply With Quote Reply With Quote  

Members who have read this thread: 1

Tags for this Thread

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •