An online community by the name of 'Prehistoric' came to me with a request for a mascot logo. They wanted a prehistoric animal to which I suggested a mammoth. I began designing the logo by sketching with my Wacom tablet in Photoshop simple mammoth outlines as mascot logos usually contain sharp lines and edges. Once I completed the sketch, I could vector it and choose an appropriate colour scheme, determining which parts should be shaded and adapt the logo further to clients' needs, such as adding the text underneath.
Colour scheme experimentation: