I’ve been messing with gradients and colors that I find to be delightful for the past few weeks, but the other night I started playing around with some abstractions of my new initials, JVH. I always find it interesting to see how different designer set themselves up for iteration and what journey that iteration takes. In my case, its always a tangential mess that I can read clearly but I imagine it looks like chaos to outsiders.
Here’s the clean version of the top contenders and my path of exploration:
And here’s a peek under the hood at the full story, which is all the steps that you don’t see in the above graphic: