In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to make Impossible 3d cross logo in Illustrator? Simply you can create an impossible logo using shape tool, Pen tool, Gradient tool, Pathfinder, and transparency. Learn step by step guide, and create a 3D logo looks Impossible and awesome. So follow the tutorial tips, tricks inside Adobe Illustrator.
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Create Impossible 3D Cross Logo Design Tips
Well, with things like Effect > 3D > Revolve its at least possible to create some basic 3D shapes such as a sphere out of semicircle. I was simply wondering whether there’s any way for me to get an Impossible 3d cross logo – design tips in Illustrator.
First of all. Open up a new document, pick the Rectangle tool, and draw a shape like this, then pick the Direct selection tool and select these three point shape, and push towards center with your mouse. as you can in the figure bellow.
And. Duplicate the subject to the front, make it smaller, and select both, then go to Window > Pathfinder the click on minus front.
And also. Duplicate the shape and rotate it 90% degree, and pull to the bottom, again select both, copy them and rotate with your 45% degree like this.
In addition. Pick the pen tool, and stretch properly on the subjects like this. Keep continue the process with pen tool like shown below.
And. Draw a small shape in here, add Gradient and open up the Transparency panel, then the blending mode to Multiply. We make this to looks it’s shadow.
And. Repeat the process to complete the shadow effects, like step 5 pick the Pen tool and draw a shape like this, and adjust the colors. the mode is Multiply.
Finally. And also make another sides to looks shadow effects, then adjust the shadows, you can make it darker and smoothly, as you can see in figure below.
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