Entering online design contests has definitely sharpened my design skills. Aside from an experimental aspect which expands my conceptual horizons, competing with other outstanding designers always gives me ideas for new techniques.
Although I didn’t win this one, it’s one of my favorites –
I really enjoyed putting this one together!
Yes. I know I’m a little heavy on the black backgrounds, because I looove the effortless visual contrast that creates.
This is a generic version of a business logo, complete with cards and letterhead which I did for a local radon removal service. The client knew just what he wanted as far as the ‘environmental’ mood he hoped to project. It’s so great when you nail a design for a customer! We both were thrilled with the final product.
I removed his personal contact info and changed the name of the business, but here’s a design sample –