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    I like the overall aesthetic too. Along with the things commented on by the others, I also notice that numbering under "EFFC Acomplisments" does not align with the top of paragraphs, and seems...
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    As I mentioned in a post just recently I nearly always have the client get their hands on some pantone books and have them choose the colors themselves. If they are local they can look at mine, if they...
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    This whole question is making my head explode.

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  • Question about a certain text/design

    I'm pretty much a newbie when it comes to graphic design, so I'm going to start with things like logos and text designs and such.

    I have a question about a certain design, and I'm not sure where to post it, but I thought this might be the best place:



    Now I'm not looking to copy that design, but I was wondering... Does the style of, um... Swirly lines branching from the text have a technical name of some sort? I've seen it before, but I can't for the life of me remember if it's a specific design type, or if it's just a nameless (albeit nice looking) design.

    Once again, I apologize if this is the wrong place to ask.

  • #2
    Flourishes?

    Why is it you think that logos and text designs are newb material? Check out Jeff Fisher's writings for the depth involved in logo design. It ain't all just pretty pictures.
    http://www.creativelatitude.com/logo_notions/index.html

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    • #3
      Yup, do a search on flourishes or ornaments.
      It is more fun to talk with someone who doesn't use long, difficult words but rather short, easy words like "What about lunch?" Winnie the Pooh

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      • #4
        Well, I didn't exactly mean to say that I think logos and such are newb material, but I think that is where I'd like to start. Also, thank you very much for the quick replies.

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        • #5
          Check out Jeff's stuff. It will give you insight and ideas.

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