How to make a quick trendy coffee logo

[box_info type=”default” title=”Step 1 “]Launch Illustrator and create a new document. W: 11.5 in H: 8.5 in [/box_info]

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[box_info type=”default” title=”Set 2″]Create a solid black background with the rectangle tool. Lock this layer. It will just be used as the background. [/box_info]’

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[box_info type=”default” title=”Step 3″]Using the text tool, type the name of your brand in the middle of the document with Nevis Bold. Download here. [/box_info]

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[box_info type=”default” title=”Step 4″]Use the Ellipse tool to draw an oval in the middle of the document. [/box_info]

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[box_info type=”default” title=”Step 5 “]Using the type on a path tool, click on the outside of the oval and type in a word or two describing your brand. Words like, hand-crafted or premium quality are great examples. Adjust the kerning to 400. [/box_info]

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[box_info type=”default” title=”Step 6″]With the Ellipse tool, create a small circle and fill it with a tan grey. #c49c71 is a good color. Duplicate the circle and place it on each side of your descriptive word. [/box_info]

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[box_info type=”default” title=”Step 7 “]Using the rectangle tool, draw a 3 px tall rectangle below the name of your brand using the same highlight color in the circles. [/box_info]

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[box_info type=”default” title=”Step 8 “]Using the text tool, type out a secondary descriptive word in the font Lavanderia. Place this word below the rectangle. [/box_info]

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[box_info type=”default” title=”Step 9 “]Create two text layers on each side of the name of your brand. Here, place the year in which you are established in the highlight color. [/box_info]

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[box_info type=”default” title=”Step 10 “]It is nice to add an icon relatable to your brand above the name. In this example, it is a coffee shop, so below I have show the steps to create an icon of a coffee mug. [/box_info]

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[box_info type=”default” title=”Step 11″]Double check spelling and correct spacing. And your logo is complete! [/box_info]

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