Another 30 Minute logo challenge. The words today were “Alphabetic Raven”. It sounds like it’d be a book company or some sort of literary body, so I stuck with primarily serif fonts and figured you can’t have a “raven” in your name without depicting a raven somewhere (option 3 is what I picture with no… read more
I’ve started doing a personal challenge, which I guess I’m going to call “30 minute logos” because that’s what it is. Using a random word generator, I picked two words to create a random company name and gave myself 30 minutes (probably more like 45 here) to come up with a bunch of logos based… read more
I found this older image I had done in Illustrator. It uses pretty simple gradients to give a bit more depth to an otherwise flat object. It felt a bit off, a bit too symmetrical, so I discolored the eyes. Nothing else particularly special to say about this one.
I have been messing around with doing some skeuomorphic design in Photoshop. Below are a few results. This treasure chest was my first attempt. It is a bit less than realistic. You can see the first pass was very underwhelming, so I reworked it to give it a bit more depth, making that gilding actually… read more
I’ve updated my site twice in one year. This time it’s better though. I think the last version was more of a rough draft (lots of design choices made in CSS, which leads to pretty crummy design). This post isn’t just the “Hello World” of my site. I’m also writing it so my Featured Blog… read more