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El-paca

by s7even • Uploaded: Aug. 27 '08
Gallerized Aug. '08 26048c82a48c4a37d470f72835a5115c.png
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Description: Proposed name and type treatment to accompany the alpaca I posted earlier. The company manufacture luxury alpaca fleece products.

Status: Nothing set

Commenting: Not seeking critique, comments fine

Tags: woolluxurypremiumNew ZealandNZ

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Muamer said on Aug. 27 '08

Well done!

bahrouh said on Aug. 27 '08

Nice & Clean ^^

Type08 said on Aug. 28 '08

Brilliant! I'm allergic to wool but I would try to wear those ;))

BigAl67 said on Aug. 28 '08

Love that continuous linework. Great looking mark.

mindysteen said on Aug. 28 '08

Very nice. And this looks just like an alpaca. If it were me, it'd end up looking like a camel or something. Great, clean work!

firebrand said on Aug. 28 '08

Fantastic, I love it.

logomotive said on Aug. 28 '08

Maumer, I really like the look, just curious though,.. was the way you did the single line just for style? It seems you could have achieved the same basic shape without overlapping lines.

s7even said on Aug. 28 '08

Thanks to all for the kind words..
@ BigAl67 - good to see another kiwi on here! Not sure how it took me this long to stumble onto your work - nice showcase.
@ Logomotive.. The overlapping continuous line was indeed a style consideration. A simple outline of a silhouetted alpaca could probably have worked here also, but this was a great (and seemingly appropriate) opportunity to create something in this continuous line style. I have been fascinated with this style since it first came to my attention and just love the way the overlap makes it possible to describe the form of the animal (beyond the silhouette) in very simple and efficient terms. Initial feedback from the client was all very positive and also identified the connection between the linework and a single thread of yarn.

s7even said on Aug. 28 '08

I almost forgot - type08 you will be pleased to learn that alpaca fibre is superior to wool (incl. cashmere and mohair) in all the ways that matter (finer, warmer, softer, more lustrous etc.) it also contains no lanolin making it naturally hypoallergenic.. downside is the yield is much lower than sheep or goats making it somewhat more precious (read expensive).

Good Website Design said on Aug. 29 '08

wow..simple elegant and superb..5 stars ..

Type08 said on Aug. 29 '08

I got it! Where can I buy it? ;) Good work...

Vivara said on Aug. 29 '08

This one reminds me of one of dache's.
http://logopond.com/gallery/detail/20815

Nice though.

logomotive said on Aug. 29 '08

^NOT EVEN close com on. it' simple line art or single line art. geez people look around and experience the world. Enjoy,love one another and CREATE!

mrmatthamm said on Sep. 02 '08

Lovely logo! Beautiful illustration, Nothing like that link sent by Vivara. in fact its a better logo if anything.

shin said on Sep. 15 '08

always love a unending ties

fogra said on Sep. 18 '08

Excellent work Steven.

Rudy said on Oct. 07 '08

Great work. Well crafted.

nataliav said on Oct. 15 '08

the alpaca looks great & expensive, very well simplified and that golden color rocks. don't love the typography though.

kriando said on Dec. 18 '08

I like it :)

cseven said on May. 04 '09

Lovely mark - it's got a Felix Sockwell feel to it (that's a compliment btw).

cake_sama said on May. 19 '09

This is really cool and well executed, can't believe I haven't seen it.
cseven I agree and I love Felix's work

tass said on Jun. 04 '09

smooth shape :) love it!

JoePrince said on Feb. 16 '10

This is sweet! Nice work.

ru_ferret said on Mar. 07 '10

wonderful.

gary said on Mar. 15 '10

s7even said on Jun. 10 '10

BIG THANKS to everyone for all the kind comments... means alot when other designers appreciate my work :)

james ewin designs said on Sep. 19 '10

Superb!

s7even said on Oct. 09 '10

Thanks James :) - Thought I should update it with the approved colour-way.

13mu said on Feb. 10 '11

supergood )

Type08 said on Mar. 03 '11

This is also a Club100 material!

milou said on Mar. 03 '11

^ Why there's no link to logos with 100 floats yet?

wizemark said on Sep. 06 '12

One of the all time favorite logos.

lefty said on Sep. 06 '12

fantastic line work, float and fav :)

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