Symbol Design for Branding

  • 5.0

Symbol Design for Branding

  • 5.0
 

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Course Syllabus

chapter 1

Overview

  • 1. Getting Started (0:50)
  • Course Downloads
  • 2. What Is A Symbol (1:06) Free
  • 3. Types of Brandmarks (1:48)
  • 4. Identity Systems (3:29)
  • 5. Minimalism Vs Abstraction (2:08)
  • 6. What Makes A Good Symbol (2:27)
  • 7. Aesthetic Terminology (1:15)
  • 8. Other Things To Keep In Mind (2:26)
  • 9. Book Recomendations (0:48)
  • 10. Your Project (0:52)
  • Quiz: Overview
chapter 2

Clarifying Your Intent

  • 11. Setting the Stage (0:24)
  • 12. Knowing Your Client (1:31)
  • 13. Generating Key Ideas (3:28)
  • 14. Moodboards (2:59)
  • Quiz: Clarifying Your Intent
chapter 3

Techniques

  • 15. The Designer's Approach to Drawing (0:37)
  • 16. Free Sketching (3:57)
  • 17. Illustrating With Shapes
  • 18. Thinking With Grids
  • 19. Customizing Type
  • 20. Building Letterforms From Scratch (7:09)
  • Quiz: Techniques
chapter 4

Finishing With Character

  • 21. Adding Life To Your Concepts (0:19)
  • 22. Tightening Up (7:35)
  • 23. Stylistic Variations (1:34)
  • 24. Building Out A Set (2:01)
  • 25. Pairing With Type (2:22)
  • 26. Mocking Up (2:08)
  • 27. Presenting the Line-Up (1:03)
  • 28. Pitch Deck Completed (0:25)
  • Quiz: Finishing With Character
chapter 5

Conclusion

  • 29. Summary (0:47)
chapter 6

Final Quiz

  • Final Quiz

Course Description

Learn how to create symbols for brand identities that succinctly allow people to understand your brand right away. This class will equip you with very practical techniques to create beautiful, functional and recognizable symbols. You'll also gain a basic understanding of how symbols work with abstraction and storytelling within a brand.

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17 Reviews

  • 5.0
  • Justin

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  • Thema Nicketa Hope

Great course!

  • farazsiyal

Awesome course, Thanks :)

  • camilozuluagaf

What a great explanations and ways to see abstraction, minimalism, symbolism and design in different perpectives and giving usefull advices and tools to work on consistent and amazing work. Keep it up.

  • hamidesigner

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  • imran5555

Good

  • emilianolr

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  • atikrahmanshuvo

One awesome course. Need it's next part or like this one.

  • cre8iveartwork

the course is easy to follow

  • darrendesign

Nice course!

  • Saad

This course is a good addition in techniques, skills and the process of symbol design. Thank you

  • andelby

A simple but interesting course. Short but explanatory videos. Excellent, recommended!

  • Adam

Nice course. It was clear and easy to understand. Definitely recommend it for designers who are wanting to improve their workflow and quality of work. I'm gonna start applying the things I learnt in this course today.

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