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Logo Design Series | Part 1: Concept Workshop

with Digital Designer Alana Ladson and CIR Vicky Blume

2022-12-07 18:00:00 2022-12-07 19:30:00 America/New_York Logo Design Series | Part 1: Concept Workshop Join a hands-on logo design workshop, covering topics like logo concept development, color selection, and impactful shapes. No design experience required! Ives Main Library - Tinker Lab

Wednesday, December 07
6:00pm - 7:30pm

Add to Calendar 2022-12-07 18:00:00 2022-12-07 19:30:00 America/New_York Logo Design Series | Part 1: Concept Workshop Join a hands-on logo design workshop, covering topics like logo concept development, color selection, and impactful shapes. No design experience required! Ives Main Library - Tinker Lab

Ives Main Library

Tinker Lab

Join a hands-on logo design workshop, covering topics like logo concept development, color selection, and impactful shapes. No design experience required!

*Part 1 of 2: This workshop will focus on developing a strong logo concept without a computer. The second workshop will be computer-based for logo creation on Saturday, December 10 from 1-3 pm. Register for the second session!* 


Do you want your brand to shine? Start with a strong, eye-catching logo design. Join digital designer Alana Ladson and Creative-in-Residence Vicky Blume for an interactive logo design workshop, covering topics like logo concept development, color selection, and impactful shapes. Participants will be guided through a hands-on design exercise on paper, to focus on color, line, and shape. No computers will be used, and no design experience required! Refreshments will be provided. 

Alana Ladson is an artist from New Haven who loves to read, write, play video games, and draw. She creates both digital art and traditional paintings on canvas and paper. She has a passion for community building and artistry. Her experience is rooted in the arts, education, and advocacy– she loves working with youth, making art, and sharing what her students call “sage wisdom”. Alana particularly loves to draw women of color, nature, and mythical creatures. Additionally, she has a small business ‘Alana Ladson Art’ selling pins, stickers, and art prints. You can find her work at alanaladsonart.com.

Vicky Blume is a New Haven artist and web designer. This is her eighth autumn in the city, after moving here to study psychology and art at Yale. Since then, Blume has lit up community engagement for Artspace and Creative Arts Workshop. This August, she joined Fractured Atlas, a non-profit tech company providing business tools for artists. In her artistic practice, Blume builds interactive websites, animations, and installations that offer calming and consensual alternatives to the Attention Economy.

Ives Main Library

Phone: 203-946-8130

Hours
Mon, Feb 06 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Feb 07 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Feb 08 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Feb 09 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Feb 10 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Feb 11 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Feb 12 Closed

About the branch

The Ives Main Library, designed by renowned architect, Cass Gilbert in 1911, is a cornerstone of the historic New Haven Green. The facility is a community treasure and features unique design details, including several WPA-era murals. Ives is open 54 hours a week, Monday-Saturday, and houses major public service departments for children and teens as well as adult reference, a computer tech center and Ives Squared, a newly renovated space for innovation and entrepreneurship.

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