[EMS Discuss] Fwd: Re: Re: Logo

Rick Osgood rick at richardosgood.com
Wed Apr 11 09:19:26 PDT 2012


A couple of people didn't get Bruce's message or the image so I have
attached it here so everyone can see it.  I'm not sure why it didn't make
it through...  I received it and it was sent to discuss.





On Wed, Apr 11, 2012 at 9:06 AM, Rick Osgood <rick at richardosgood.com> wrote:

> Interesting idea Bruce.  I kind of like the 'e' inside of the other 'e'.
>  My personal opinion though is that overall that logo seems a bit busy or
> big or something.  I'm not sure exactly what it is.  I think it might just
> have too much going on for my personal taste.
>
>
> On Tue, Apr 10, 2012 at 9:33 PM, Bruce Cooley <bcooley at teleport.com>wrote:
>
>> **
>>  I haven't followed the logo discussion, and this is the first I've
>> looked at any of the logo ideas, but they inspired me to start doodling in
>> Photoshop.  The gears suggested action, so I put one to work.  I scaled
>> down Eugene so it didn't overwhelm Maker Space.  Just another idea.  My
>> wife suggested shrinking the gear thus allowing Eugene to shift to the
>> right and align better with the Maker Space and avoid creating another
>> focal point in what could be an overly complex visual.  Benjamin liked the
>> grayscale gear I tried to lessen its visual impact.  I'm sure there are
>> many things that could be done to improve on this, but my main purposes in
>> creating it were to make "Maker Space" more legible and less overwhelmed by
>> "Eugene", and to create some action or tension with the gear.
>>
>> To me the partial gears looked like old tires sticking up out of the
>> dirt.  My family didn't have that problem.
>>
>> Bruce
>>
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> *From:* Rick Osgood <rick at richardosgood.com>
>> *To:* Aaron Ledbetter <aaron.ledbetter at gmail.com>
>> *Cc:* discuss <discuss at eugenemakerspace.com>
>> *Sent:* Tuesday, April 10, 2012 5:56 PM
>> *Subject:* Re: [EMS Discuss] Fwd: Re: Re: Logo
>>
>> Wow these get better and better. I really like how the green e came out.
>> I LOVE the to left graphic in the second image.
>> On Apr 10, 2012 5:17 PM, "Aaron Ledbetter" <aaron.ledbetter at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>
>>> Logo 5 is using much of Kevin's suggestions, (I bumped up the size of
>>> the 'e',  I like how it turned out. I also wanted to show how it looked in
>>> black & white.
>>>
>>> Logo s1 is a little bit of a new idea.
>>>
>>> If anyone doesn't have the skill level to produce something substantial,
>>> but still wants to see how it would look with a little polish, e-mail me
>>> your rough sketch, (i don't care if you send me a picture of a doodle you
>>> did) or your best MS-Paint job. Also, send me a bit of a description/
>>> thoughts behind it. I'll see what I can do.
>>>
>>>
>>>
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