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WTF? This thing is horrible

Discussion in 'Fonts and Typography' started by TimToad, May 14, 2019 at 4:18 PM.

  1. TimToad

    TimToad Very Active Member

    Sorry for triggering any gag reflexes. Client thinks this is so cool and rad! Only person on earth to think so I'm sure.
     

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  2. Stacey K

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    That's horrifying!!!
     
  3. Gino

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    Once ya add some color to the flames and fix the kerning, that'll be top notch.
     
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  4. Jay Grooms

    Jay Grooms Printing, Printing, Printing......

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    The early 90's called..... they want their font back.
     
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    There should be an extra fee for customers with logos this horrible
     
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  7. Bobby H

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    Maybe the company doubles as a kinky heavy metal S&M dungeon for swingers at night.
     
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  8. Jburns

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    “ The logo looks nice - but I think we need more sharp things coming off the letters- like more serifs” kinda like cowbell.
    Hope they don’t ask for small 2x4 decals in cut vinyl
     
  9. jsmoritz2000

    jsmoritz2000 Very Active Member

    What's wrong with it? It's perfect for a Danish Death Metal band.
     
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  10. player

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    It was inspired by his favorite stripper's tattoos.
     
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  11. Texas_Signmaker

    Texas_Signmaker Very Active Signmaker

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    I thought you were above this kind of work? What happened to not putting your name on this kinda stuff? What about the "love of the craft"?
     
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  12. Johnny Best

    Johnny Best Very Active Member

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    Looks like Toad is lettering Charon's ferry, which crosses the River Styx. Make sure you get a deposit.
     
  13. rjssigns

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    As long as they are happy and cut a fat check who cares.
     
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  14. I don't get it. What are those things in the middle?
     
  15. Gino

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    The smoke from his bone just oozed into the picture..........................
     
  16. No.....no they don't.
     
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  17. bannertime

    bannertime "You guys do banners, right?"

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    Yes, it's called a "Complexity Fee." "Sorry sir, your logo has a lot of nooks, crannies, and holes. Will need to spend extra time weeding."
     
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  18. FactorDesign

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    needs some flares on the points so you KNOW they are sharp.
     
  19. TimToad

    TimToad Very Active Member

    Way to inject negativity and go off topic with a personal attack into an otherwise benign and unexpectedly humorous thread. It's a freaking trucking company with a supplied logo. We're doing our best to clean up their supplied logo.

    FYI, we gave it the college try to have them let us redesign the logo for them and the owner refused to budge.

    If you had the skills and could actually design something of quality, you'd be in a better position to judge how others should run their businesses.
     
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  20. Gino

    Gino Premium Subscriber

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    If this was supposed to be a humorous thread, why wasn't it put into the appropriate category ?? You're always complaining about that stuff................ when others do it.

    Last time I checked, designing skills and quality have nothing in common with running a business.

    I'd say his observation is quite substantiated based on a number of your posts lately. :snarky:
     
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