Learn to Design a Logo in Adobe Illustrator
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Learn to Design a Logo in Adobe Illustrator

Learn how to turn "nice" logos into ones that capture the hearts and imaginations of clients and their customers.
4.1 (49 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
3,389 students enrolled
Last updated 10/2014
English
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Includes:
  • 4 hours on-demand video
  • 1 Article
  • 2 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Showing you our workflow
  • Getting you familar with illustrator
  • You will be able to design an Eye-Catching and Effective Logo
  • Providing a few ways to do the same task will also help you develop your own style
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Requirements
  • Illustrator CS5 and above
  • Photoshop CS5 or above. Having Photoshop is not essential
Description

Welcome to Our Course

Go beyond the tools used to create logos, and explore the techniques and thought process behind designing great logos.

We will be showing you some basic tools within illustrator that we will be using and then jumping straight into sketching, coloring and finally drawing it all out with illustrator.

We will show you how to turn "nice" logos into ones that capture the hearts and imaginations of clients and their customers.

In this course we will cover :

  • Producing visual for clients
  • Resourcing and working with references
  • Quick methods for colouring up a sketch
  • All the tools you need to know for logo creation
  • Loads of tip and tricks for logo design
  • and loads more...
Who is the target audience?
  • All are welcomed to learn
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Curriculum For This Course
29 Lectures
04:16:49
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Setting the foundations
2 Lectures 09:03
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Sketches and Mockups
6 Lectures 42:43

Sketching our ideas with pencil and paper
02:02

Coloring in Photoshop - Part 1
09:03

Coloring in Photoshop - Part 2
15:11

Sketching and Colouring in Illustrator
14:40

Summary on Sketches and Mockups
1 page

Quick quiz on lessons learnt so far
5 questions
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Illustrator designing our logo
11 Lectures 02:25:41
Illustrator Basics
19:36

Work flow for our logo - I will tell you about the workflow for the Logo
00:30

Creating the Circles
10:03

Creating the Beans and leaves - these are the main company logo elements
18:18

Adding text to our Logo
24:09

Adding final details part 1 - Finishing off our Logo design in Illustrator
09:34

Adding final details part 2 - Finishing off our Logo design in Illustrator
09:33

Adding final details part 3 - Finishing off our Logo design in Illustrator
12:28

Adding final details part 4 - Finishing off our Logo design in Illustrator
09:42

Changing the Colour Mode and Setting up Pantone Colours
16:10

Special Effects in Illustrator
15:38

Let see how well you remember the course?
6 questions
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Another version of logo & mockups
2 Lectures 34:58
The Muffin version – Creating another version
19:22

Mocking up visuals from the Logo Design
15:36
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Designing Viking Logo
8 Lectures 21:20
Making the shape
04:49

Making a pattern
05:07

Making a pattern 2
01:01

Designing horn for logo
03:49

Making Blood
03:25

Finishing on blood and adding text
01:13

Exporting logo and creating great background for preview
01:56

Identity Inspirations
2 pages
About the Instructor
Ray Ledzus
4.1 Average rating
49 Reviews
3,389 Students
1 Course
Graphich Designer

My name is Ray. I'm Business collage student and graphics designer. I'm creative and well organized person. My goal is to make design that screams CREATIVE !

So I want to share my experience about graphic design and business.

I have experience of working with different designing software, including the following:

Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Photoshop

Feel free to check out my Portfolio

David Newton
4.4 Average rating
171 Reviews
7,427 Students
29 Courses
Teacher, Website and 3D Creative Artist

I have worked professionally in many creative sectors for the last 20+ years, being a creative veteran I have taught to advanced level Design, Art, Sculpture, 3D Modelling/Animations/Rendering and Website design.

I have worked for small companies giving me the rare opportunity not to be pigeon holed, it has also meant I have had to keep up with all the latest techniques and technologies.

I currently run a company specialising in multi-disciplined creative design, from 3D animations to CMS websites, Banners, Adverts, Logos and a whole host of other work.

I try to keep quite active on social media and release FREE Videos and discount on both my website and You Tube channel, check me out!