Week 44: Create your own window logo mockup from scratch

Design a logo using Illustrator, then place your logo on an image of a shop front to create branding for the shop front.



Place your logo on the image using the perspective warp tool. Change your logo’s perspective so it appears to be sitting on the glass of the window.



Give a sense of depth to your logo. Add a shadow to the logo, then give texture and shading to the logo using effects and filters.



Be creative! Try this process with other images, perhaps add signage to your package by taking another photograph of a shop front that has both a window logo and signage.

Time Allocated


Allow 2 - 4 hours for sketching and creating a logo. After that, allow another 30 minutes for beginner designers, an hour for intermediate and up to 90 minutes total for the advanced challenge.

Design Goals


Create simulated picture of a shop front window.



Make sure you make a sketch first, even before turning to the computer. Use Illustrator to create your logo design. Take an image with your camera or download a free image from https://unsplash.com/. Use the effects, filter and perspective warp tools. Use Photoshop to create a mock-up.



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    Adobe Photoshop

    Layers, Mask Tool, Select Tool



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