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# What is the golden ratio?

The golden ratio, also known as the divine proportion, golden mean, or golden section is a mathematical ratio. It is commonly found in nature, and it can also be used to achieve beauty, balance and harmony in art, design ( such as: architecture, logos, UI Design…) and photography.

# How to create Golden Ratio Grid?

A Fibonacci sequence starting with 0 and 1. The previous two numbers are added together to produce the next number in the sequence: 0,1,1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21,…

So, how to create the golden ratio grid? This is one of the easiest ways, i’ll start with a square, then add a similar square on the right side, and so on… as GIF below.

# How to use the golden ratio to design a logo?

Today, i would like to share a video tutorial about how to design a logo with golden ratio.

Step 01. I will sketch some ideas of my mind about the wolf — fast drawing

Step 02. Using Adobe Illustrator to design and apply the circle grids

Step 03: Using Live paint bucket tool (K) to create shape, then adjust the color

Please take a look at the video tutorial. This tutorial will show you exactly how to design a wolf logo from the sketch to vector.

# The final result — wolfa sports logo

What do you think about golden ratio logo? Because I used the orange & yellow colors, so many friends told with me this one similar a fox logo, so what do you think about this sports logo? wolf or fox mascot logo?

Some logo based on the golden ratio grids:

Follow me to watch more illustrator tutorial about logo design and golden ratio. Thank you very much!