Skip to Main Content
Educational Technology Help
HELP! I NEED SOMEBODY!
For more help designing logos, and to learn the requisite Adobe Illustrator skills, contact an Educational Technologist or Digital Media Tutor. Schedule an appointment or drop in!
Creating a logo at its essence is simply manipulating shape and color to create meaning.
Let's get started with an example
Take a look at these two well known logos. What do they mean? What do you notice about them?
To break down the meaning in these logos, hone your Visual literacy—how we read and understand images. Learn about different types of shape and their implicit meanings, the various meanings and perceptions of colors and how to choose a good color scheme.
What's most important is to make sure that everything that goes into your logo is a choice!
Hamilton College, 198 College Hill Road, Clinton, NY 13323 • 315-859-4735 • Copyright © 2017 The Trustees of Hamilton College. All rights reserved.