[EMS Discuss] Fwd: Re: Re: Logo

Rick Osgood rick at richardosgood.com
Wed Apr 11 14:50:19 PDT 2012


I decided to wait until tomorrow morning to submit it to the School
Factory.  I'm realizing that most people are at work until 5:00PM and don't
check their personal email.  This will give everyone a chance to get the
message and get updated on the thread as well as put in their top 3 choices.

Rick

On Wed, Apr 11, 2012 at 9:28 AM, Rick Osgood <rick at richardosgood.com> wrote:

> I have compiled all of the images that people seemed interested in into
> one image.  I also included Bruce's image since no one has got to really
> comment on that yet.  I was thinking we should go with Mark's idea and just
> choose one to send to School Factory for now.  We can keep refining it
> afterwards, but let's just pick one so we can get the donation thing going.
>  I uploaded the compiled list of images here:
>
> http://i.imgur.com/ewoFB.png
>
> So there should be no attachment issues this time.  I numbered them.  How
> about if everyone lists their top 3 choices, starting with their favorite
> choice and then working their way down.  Then let's say at like 5:00PM we
> will just count up the votes and pick the one that has the most votes and
> send it to school factory.  Does that sound like a plan?
>
> Rick
>
>
> On Wed, Apr 11, 2012 at 9:24 AM, Rick Osgood <rick at richardosgood.com>wrote:
>
>> 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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