Sep 21

30 Design Tutorials For Recreating A Brands Logo Identity

Tue, 09/21/2010 - 03:00 — julie

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Logo designs are the simplest designs a designer can create but at the same time can be the most technical design process. This post is a collection of popular brands and companies logo designs combined with design tutorials which are step by step and easy to follow design tutorials.


1. Create The Mercedes Car Logo

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In this new tutorial It will show you how to create the Mercedes logo. It’s a pretty simple tutorial. Using the Grid, the Ellipse Tool and the Star Tool you will create the basic shapes. Later, with some linear/radial gradients, strokes, gaussian/radial blur and Drop Shadow you will get the final logo.

2. How to Make a WordPress Logo

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I was in a store the other day and walked by a sign with a logo that had an amazing shiny/metallic look to it. So, I whipped out my cellphone and took a picture of it. I spent a while trying to recreate the look but came up with something a little different.

3. How to create the Sony-Ericsson logo – Photoshop tutorial

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I was in a store the other day and walked by a sign with a logo that had an amazing shiny/metallic look to it. So, I whipped out my cellphone and took a picture of it. I spent a while trying to recreate the look but came up with something a little different.

4. Drawing Vaulxs Wagon Logo Design

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This tutorial is going to show you how to draw the legendary Volkswagen emblem logo by using Layer Styles, Radial Gradients, and the Polygonal Lasso selection tool in order to do the tracing part. The image below show our end result.

5. Google Chrome Logo Design

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A detailed tutorial on how to create this awesome logo.

6. Making of Metallic Transformers Logo

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You will use an image of the Transformers logo, Cracks Brushes from Falln Stock and Texture Set from Krakograff.

7. Creating Pepsi Logo Design

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This tutorial is about using the pen tool. When I first thought about using the pen tool it seemed difficult to me, and scary. It is actually a great tool for creating curved surfaces, and simple to use. Let’s re-create a popular thirst quenching logo.

8. Star Wars text effect

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In this tutorial we will be working on a Star Wars text effect.

9. Logo Design Process and Walkthrough for Vivid Ways

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Design process and a walkthrough of how the final logo is created in Adobe Illustrator.

10. Create The Mini Logo

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In the next tutorial you can learn to create the Mini logo. You’ll start with some basic tools and simple shapes. Then, with the Pathfinder options and some Warp effect you’ll get the desired shapes. Finally, you’ll need several gradients and strokes plus some Gaussian Blur and Drop Shadow effects.

11. Creating Toyota Logo

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In this tutorial you can learn to create the Toyota logo. It is all about circles and the Pathfinder panel. You will have to create a series of circles of exact dimensions. Regarding that,the grid and the snap to grid option will ease your work.

12. Logo Design Process

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This tutorial is intended to benefit both our potential clients, so they can have a fully comprehensive overview of our logo design process and methods; and many of our users, interested in the process of designing and developing a logo.

13. Design Float Circle Icon (AI Tutorial)

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In this tutorial i will create a Designer float icon using adobe Illustrator that will match with the awesome fasticon set.

14. Digg Logodigg

A great tutorial on how to create one of the biggest social media websites icons.

15. Alexa logo photoshop tutorialALEXIA

Learn how is the alexa.com logo created in this Adobe Photoshop tutorial. It’s a glossy blue icon that contains a few different sized circles filled with blue gradients. It has a glossy finish. Download psd source for better understanding of the tutorial.

16. Google logo photoshop tutorialgoogle-logog

Quick Photoshop tutorial that will teach you how to create google logo, and google style letters. Google’s logo font is called Catull, install it if you want to make a real replica of the google logo, otherwise use Garamond font or a similar one.

17. Obama logo Tutorialobama

I’m working with a 400px by 400px artboard. I’ve set a verticle gradient from #0768A4 to #168ACB. Also, it’s important you’re working in CMYK for this tutorial. I’ll explain later when we get down to the Opacity Masks.

18. Ferrari Logoferrari

Make Ferrari logo with an automotive theme background in a quick Photoshop tutorial.

19. Zune Logozune-logo

A great short simple tutorial for learning illustrator as well as creating a unique logo.

20. Windows Vista Logo Photoshop Tutorialwindows

Simple step by step tutorial – how to make Windows Vista Logo – Photoshop Tutorial. Learn how to make a mirror and glossy effects, and how to use Photoshop tools – gradient, pen tool, bevel and emboss, eraser tool etc.

21. Create The Renault logo Designrenault-logo

In the next tutorial I will show you how to create the Renault logo. First, the grids and the snap to grid will help you create the basic shapes. Next, you’ll need some simple paths to divide these shapes. Finally, you will use some linear and radial gradient plus some basic effects.

22. Mac – Colorful Designapple

Create a very colorful apple logo icon.

23. EURO 2008 Logo designeuro-2008

This tutorial is how to create the euro 2008 logo design.

24. How to Create a Vector WebBlend Iconwebblend

A great tutorial using illustrator to create the web blend logo icon design.

25. Create Rainbow Logos with Warped Gridspsdtuts

This tutorial is another user’s request. It’s an easy technique, but I’m sure you will be able to use it in all sorts of designs. It’s very versatile. In this case, I used this technique for a logo, but I could use it to create grids with light effects as well.

26. Create the bmw logobmw-logo

Next you can learn to create the BMW logo. It’s one of the simplest logo tutorials so far. You’ll start with some basic tools and simple shapes. Then, with the Pathfinder options and some Warp effect you’ll get the desired shapes. Finally, you’ll need several gradients, strokes and some simple effects.

27. Harley Davidson logoharley-davidson

This tutorial will show you the process of creating a Harley Davidson Wallpaper in Photoshop from scratch.

28. Xbox 360 Logoxbox-360

Createing the xbox 360 logo symbol.

29. Abduzeedo Logo

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So in this tutorial/case study It will show you how to create the symbol and what the inspiration behind it was. You will use Adobe Illustrator for the tutorial.

30. Zee Logo

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So in this tutorial It will show you how to create the logo in Illustrator and the splash in Photoshop.


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