Illustrator Special Effects: Vintage Badge Background

Retro and vintage logos are a hot trend these days, the Badge/Emblem Logo style is especially popular, and it’s no surprise why – they look great! ! In today’s tutorial, we’ll be learning how to create a retro badge background using Adobe Illustrator. So, let’s get started! 1. Create a blank document and set the Artboard dimensions to about 700 x 420px. Start by dragging a vertical and horizontal guide from the rulers. If the rulers aren’t showing on your screen, go to View > Rulers > Show Rulers. (Read more...)