Creating logo design for rock band “Second Ashborn”
Task: to create a logo for music band “Second Ashborn”
The name “Second Ashborn” evokes associations / keywords: medieval / Celtic times, knights / earls, coat of arms / crown, pattern, nobility, luxury, birth or rising, ashes.
From the keywords the concept suggested itself: to use Celtic inspired patterns in a shape which reminds a crown, to use gold colour and capital S letter crosses capital A in the title.
Tries of ideas on the paper:
Next step was to choose the fonts for letters. It was important to find a font where capital letter S has smooth bottom shape to cross the capital letter A in the middle.
Patterns are drawn in a vector graphic program around the title – first in solid lines (to draw lines quicker the cloning was used):
Edited lines of the outer pattern look in Celtic style:
In Photoshop colours and some effects were added, the title was edited and the final band’s logo looks like this: