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Old 04-11-2013, 07:39 PM   #11
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I hope you don't mind, but I was working in Illustrator a few minutes ago and got to thinking about your logo and so I did a version really quick. It's rough, but I figured I'd share it with you. (Don't know why it's posting so big, sorry.)



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Old 04-11-2013, 07:41 PM   #12
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That looks cool...im just not sure about the trunk being blue on the outside...i would keep it white.


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Old 04-11-2013, 07:52 PM   #13
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I hope you don't mind, but I was working in Illustrator a few minutes ago and got to thinking about your logo and so I did a version really quick. It's rough, but I figured I'd share it with you. (Don't know why it's posting so big, sorry.)

Wow that looks phenomenal. Gives me a ton more ideas and inspiration. Thanks for all the advice and help brotha, I really appreciate it.

In the mean time, the newest batch.
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Back to Photoshop! The circle could use some more slimming down, I must admit.
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Old 04-11-2013, 07:59 PM   #14
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I like #2 best.
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I personally liked it when the astrix was either above the I or at the nose of the elephant. Otherwise looks good.
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Old 04-11-2013, 10:11 PM   #16
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I personally liked it when the astrix was either above the I or at the nose of the elephant. Otherwise looks good.
You read my mind! I really like the first one w/ the asterix above the I. We shall see. I am going to whip up another design and see what comes out of it.

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I like the font in #2 of the last batch. But something about the line the elephant is on bugs me. I think it would look a little better if the elephant was rotated counter-clockwise just a bit.

Love the name by the way. Reminds me of Clutch - Elephant Riders.
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I like it too. perhaps this is cliche: but if rather than the whole elephant, you had a front on view of the elephants face, you might be able to have some fun with the facial expression......playing off the word irrelephant?

there is nothing irrelephant about beer.
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I like the font in #2 of the last batch. But something about the line the elephant is on bugs me. I think it would look a little better if the elephant was rotated counter-clockwise just a bit.

Love the name by the way. Reminds me of Clutch - Elephant Riders.
After looking closer the elephant's rear leg is lower than the cut of the circle. As a wanna-be designer I should have known better. I'm fixing it now. And thanks for the recommendation on text. I have the hardest time picking fonts, it's ridiculous.


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I like it too. perhaps this is cliche: but if rather than the whole elephant, you had a front on view of the elephants face, you might be able to have some fun with the facial expression......playing off the word irrelephant?

there is nothing irrelephant about beer.
I will be working on an alternate design tonight. I think you picked a winner for what it's going to be!

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Just another take.


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