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Logo Artwork Sheet

Mentioned a few weeks back that I'd make a version of my Client Logo Artwork Sheet available as a quick downloadable template.

Here's that template: Logo_Artwork_Sheet_for_Download.zip, and it's pretty simples, and nothing at all fancy.

I use this Logo Artwork Sheet as a quick preliminary way to get the client their logo files, then I work on the larger set of Guidelines, if they've been requested.

It's not the same as some of my previous one-page Logo Specification Sheets and here available for download, it's just a means to supply the client with the main logo versions, which they can just pick-up and use.

This is all dependant on the client having access to something like Illustrator of course. If they don't, then I send them this as a PDF, then also attach the various logo versions as JPG's etc.

 

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Artwork Created in Illustrator CC2014

The artwork is created in Illustrator CC2014, and saved as .eps and .pdf, zipped up in one file, which you can download: Logo_Artwork_Sheet_for_Download.zip

Social Media Version x2

I've started to create both square, and round versions of the Social Media version, as some platforms use just one or the other. If it's the circular version of the Social Media Profile Image, then you often need to size and position the logo mark a little differently than you'd do in the square version.

What You'll Need to Do

You'll need to change the fonts, replace the client name wording, and of course, drop in your versions of the logos, as well as changing the colours to suit.

Please feel free to use, and change as you see fit. 

 

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Other Downloadable Templates

I do have numerous other downloadable templates available, that I've done over the years, so feel free to browse through the Resources and Templates categories.

If you come across any dead download links, then please hit me up on Twitter, thanks.









Grape Logo Specification Book

8 Page Logo Specification Book Template for Download

Along with my other freelance logo design guidelines, and specification templates, available to you, I now have added this 8 page logo sheet and style guide as a downloadable template.

The 'grape' logo is a current project I am working on, and so these guidelines have been designed specifically for the client. It's not fully complete as I have yet to add details on the stationery, further info on how the logo can be used etc, but these eight pages provide the main details.

This freelance logo design guideline template is a little different to my previous ones, as it incorporates a page of iOS application icons which go hand-in-hand with the project, more info on the typefaces as well as providing a final artwork logo sheet.

I have also summarised the seven main pages of logo, typestyle, colour and icon guidelines into a One Page Summary as a convenient extra for the client.

Please Note

I have removed all instances of the 'grape' logo from the template, and replaced the icons with black placeholders. I realise it then looks a little naked, but just used the guidelines I had in place as positional to place your own logo, and then adapt those guides as needed.

It's more about just being able to provide you with something to get you a head start in you own project. This should all still provide you with a sound base to adapt your own logo sheet and guide from. You can download the template from the following link.

All fonts have been converted to outlines and I have provided both .ai and PDF versions. If you require another format, then please drop me a line in the comments and I'll see what I can do for you.

Hope you might find it useful.

Download 8 Page Logo Specification Book Template



imjustcreative-logo design

A while back I ran a series of posts that collected and displayed designers' logo designs as a way provide a nice platform to show and provide a write-up of how the logo came to be. Now collecting your logo for part 18.

These would be the logo designs that you use to brand your own: freelance, self employed, studio, agency, company business. Look back through the last few years worth of collections to get an idea of how the logos were submitted and presented in: Logo Design Round-Up Part 16 & Part 17.

I would now like to collect your logo for Part 18 & 19 of: Logo Design Round-Up – How Designers Promote & Brand Themselves.

What This Collection Is Not

This is not a competition, it's not a best of, it's not a who has the best logo nor is it a collection of logos that I have chosen. The logos are kindly supplied by those that wanted to be part of this series.

If you are interested in taking part in this series then there are a few guidelines to follow:

The Logo Description

This is a chance for you to provide some insight into your own logo design. How did you come up with the idea? How long did it take? Was it hard or quite easy? Where did the inspiration come from? What fonts did you use? Is there a corporate colour palette?

If you have a tagline then feel free to write about how you came up with that as well.

Use this as an opportunity to put your own logo design into context as well as getting some exposure for yourself.

Please feel free to write as much as you want. I am not looking for brevity, quite the opposite. In my experience people really do enjoy reading the design and thought processes involved with a logo design.

Two to three paragraphs is usual, but some people have provided 5-10 paragraphs which is a good amount of text.

Personal Details

Please supply your full name, business name and job title with full website URL: 'Graham Smith—imjustcreative: logo and brand identity designer — http://imjustcreative.com' This will be the caption for each logo submission.

Specifications for the logo file

  1. The image size needs to be a minimum of 650px wide, and 414px deep. You can copy my logo above as this is the correct size and is named appropriately. Please look through the previous series of posts for ideas on cropping, background styles etc.
  2. Please supply a JPEG with Maximum compression.
  3. Use following naming convention : '{yourbusinessname}-logo-design.jpg'. So mine would be 'imjustcreative-logo-design.jpg'

Deadline

Man, I hate deadlines. So there isn't one really. Sort of an ongoing series, so as and when.

Where To Submit.

Please send me any images and text file to : imjustcreative (at) gmail (dot) com