by Jim Rush · December 17, 2012 · Last Updated: June 3, 2014
This is a small collection of creative logo tutorials that you may want to take a look at before starting the process of creating your logo. There are some tips and tricks in these tutorials, that could prove to be very helpful.
If you have a blog or website that needs a logo, but you’re not really a professional logo designer. Maybe you have some skill at sketching, but could use some help with Photoshop and Illustrator. These logo tutorials will help you learn how to create almost any type of logo.
Creative Logo Tutorials Made to Inspire
Since you basically use the same tools to create a logo, all that you need to learn is how to use them properly. After that, it’s just the technique that limits the range of logo designs you can create. By reading tutorials, you can learn new techniques that you never really thought about before, and that could prove to be the knowledge you needed to create an amazing logo. I’ve personally tried a few of these tutorials myself, and at the start it didn’t really turn out the way that theirs did, it’s however important to follow the steps accordingly and to never give up. If you do that, after a few tutorials, you’ll be able to create it pixel by pixel, maybe not literally, but you get the point.
This tutorial is written by Jay Hilgert. He shows us how you can create a logo with a reflection in the vector format, that way you can scale it how much you want.
Shape Logo Tutorial
This creative logo tutorial was created by Abduzeedo in Adobe illustrator. They created this logo to represent their company. It’s a smart design, where the symbol resembles the first letter of their company name, an A. It’s harp edges and the colors scheme, makes it look professional, as well as creative.
Origami Logo Tutorial
This logo was created by Alex in Photoshop. He started out with a sketch, like most logo designers do. This is a great tutorial if you want to learn about angles, shapes, and shading.
3D Shading Logo Tutorial
This creative logo tutorial was created by Kyle Pero in Photoshop. If you want to create a logo with solid 3D shading, this one’s for you.
Creative Logo Tutorial
This is another logo tutorial by Abduzeedo, created in Adobe illustrator. They created it for a client, Zagora who wanted it to look modern and very unique. They did a great job with that.
Umbrella Logo Tutorial
This awesome Umbrella Corp logo tutorial was created by ART-D in Photoshop. I’m a huge fan of the Resident Evil franchise, so I just had to include this tutorial. It’s a very smart & creative logo design, since it looks like an umbrella.
Concept Logo Tutorial
This creative logo tutorial was created by Chris Spooner. It’s a very modern looking logo, that could represent a web/design company.
Glassy Logo Tutorial
This glassy logo tutorial was created by pstut. This type of glassy-design looks best over a photography.