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!