How to create a retro logo with Affinity Designer

Easy to use and with a number of creative tools under its belt, Affinity Designer is a great alternative to Adobe Illustrator. So, if you're working on a new logo design, for example, it has everything you need to create a unique and striking design.

In this tutorial, I will show you how to go retro, using gradients and layer effects to create a 1980s-style logotype in Affinity Designer. Need the perfect font? See our pick of top free script fonts.

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Simon Middleweek is creative director at Midweek Studios.