[EMS Discuss] Fwd: Re: Re: Logo

Rick Osgood rick at richardosgood.com
Wed Apr 11 09:24:56 PDT 2012

Ok it sounds like THAT one didn't get attached either.  Let's try this one
more time.

On Wed, Apr 11, 2012 at 9:19 AM, Rick Osgood <rick at richardosgood.com> wrote:

> 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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