Categories for Logo Design

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Seayoung Yim

September 10, 2018

Project Overview My Role: Designer, Client Liaison Skills & Tools: Project management, logo design, WordPress, Adobe Illustrator Lessons: WordPress site hosting, personal design process Seayoung Yim is a Seattle playwright and activist. She asked me to digitize her logo and redesign her personal website in summer 2018. Digitizing the Logo Seayoung’s logo is a modernized version of her name in Korean characters, digitized to look like a stamp. As an artistic representation of Seayoung’s name in Korean characters, the stamp incorporates her heritage with a modern sense of style. I used a scanned photo of the printed stamp to design a digital version in Adobe Illustrator. I layered in a texture I found through Spoon Graphics to give it a worn feel. Paired with Seayoung’s full name in text, this logo is the header of her website and featured on every page and the square logo on its own is... Read more

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Ready to Fly

September 10, 2018

Project Overview My Role: Designer, Client Liaison Skills & Tools: Bootstrap, logo design, Adobe Illustrator Lessons: Client management, personal design process Fiona McKay Ready requested a new site design and logo for her coaching and consulting business in spring 2018. Read about the lessons I learned in design, development, and Bootstrap. Website Design Fiona McKay Ready has a developing professional and personal coaching and consulting business. She requested a new website design and logo to be able to share her business and practice with others, as well as create a contact area for potential clients. For the site, I modified a basic Bootstrap template and hosted it on my personal server. For the logo, I combined a royalty free image with text for a multipurpose logo to be featured digitally and in print. We began the process with two initial consultations over the phone and in person. Fiona is just... Read more

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Inspiration Unleashed Coaching

September 10, 2018

Project Overview My Role: Designer, Client Liaison Skills & Tools: WordPress, Adobe Illustrator Lessons: Client management, website redesign, logo redesign I designed and coded a child theme for a responsive portfolio site in WordPress utilizing a blank starter theme for my Mind Your Time app. Read about my process designing with helpful constraints. Website Redesign Victoria Mantzoros is a transformation coach whose business is Inspiration Unleashed Coaching. In winter and spring 2018, I redesigned her website and logo. We began with an initial consultation about how she wanted to grow her business. She relies mostly on Facebook to connect and communicate with clients, so the website is intended to an informational page about past events and what she can offer to potential clients online, in groups, or through individual coaching. Throughout the site, there is a theme of gold, emerald, and purple. We chose these colors together because of how... Read more