Art III just finished our logo design unit! We learned about rules of a good logo, typography techniques, and famous logo designers.
Students first assignment was to sketch 10 logos that represent themselves. I always enjoy this part of the lesson and see their creativity come to life. It’s interesting to see what their first marks on the paper are, and how that changes by the time they get to their last logo sketch. Here is a look inside a few student’s sketchbooks:
Next, Students chose their Top 3. Students met with a classmate for a peer review to discuss strengths & weaknesses, then decide on one final logo. With that final logo, students created 2 versions: a black & white version and a color version. Here are a few finished products: