I was recently approached with a design project from a good friend for his wrestling team. He handed me a piece of construction paper with some text and a hand drawn head shot of Red Riding Hood, similar to the one above. He asked if I could transfer this into a shirt design with the tag line “What Sharp Teeth.” This was my first time approaching Illustrator with a scan and trace project. Needless to say I was stoked! Continue reading
I have to say, it has been a very interesting journey. Learning how to design logos, from what to do to what to avoid. I can’t say I am a master by any means but I have finally come up with a logo I am proud to say is my logo! When it comes to logos, I can definitely say I am no expert.
For years, mainly in class, I enjoyed sketching and drawing in slight rebellion of the traditional learning process. I always did well in my art classes from elementary school on; never thought I would do much with it. After high school, I was swayed by the old mindset to jump into school just to get it out of the way. I did not know what I was doing or what I would be doing. Continue reading