Create a mono-line logo for a new tap house opening in Falmouth called ‘Small Ships’ without heavily focusing on nautical themes with a clean look.
I created a monoline logo that focused on representing the brand as much as possible through a minimal aesthetic, which could easily be intertwined with other elements for future use cases.
Multiple typographic, nautical and illustrative routes for the logo.
Further explored routes from sketches to digital concepts.
The final refined logo, and its different typographic layout options.
Ink traps were used to reduce ink bleed, along with other minor details for optical compensation.