In this interesting Illustrator logo design tutorial, we will combine a smiling 3D emoticon with text to create an exceptional logo for your website or business. If you have any trouble with the tutorial, don’t worry, we have a detailed video to help you.
First we will use Illustrator to design a 3D smiling face. It’s quite simple in that you are mainly creating circles and making use of “divide with pathfinder” to shape the smiling face. Then, using radial gradients and effects like inner glow, and blend mode, we create the mouth.
We make the eye with more circles of blue, black and white colors, this time oval in shape. To create a realistic cornea, we create a few circles and divide them. Then we finish the 3D emoticon, with a shiny glow showing the direction of the light.
To create a logo in Photoshop can intimidate you at first. But, remember it is all about font selection, and whether you choose to add designs like symbols or icons for different effects. In this Photoshop logo tutorial I will do both – I will design a logo for a fictional watch-selling company named “WATCHI”.
It’s hard to find tutorial sites that teach you how to make logos in Photoshop. Because of this, I have compiled the 25 Best Photoshop tutorials for logo design. Some of the links will give you plenty of skills for designing icons, patterns and other cool stuff for your logo design. Before you browse the links below, check out my own Photoshop logo tutorials below: