What is the Chilicorn?

It’s our Open Source program’s mascot. The program is called Spice Program. Chili is a spice? Get it? Harrr!

Originally I made a version with MS Paint (you can find that below) to put pressure on our designers to create a proper one. Sure enough, Pekka cracked, and this wondrous thing came to be!

Spice Program logo

“Spice Program logo” by Futurice is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0

You can find various versions in GitHub.

The original

Here’s the original MS Paint version:

Chilicorn

“Chilicorn” by ttur is licensed under CC BY 4.0

Original available here.

History

Here’s how that came to be, summarized in one pic:

Our new logo

“Chilicorn’s birth” by ttur is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0

That escalated quickly and in three days we had physical manifestations around the offices:

Our new logo

“Chilicorn mug” by @susannehusebo is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0

To conclude this story, here’s the unofficial publishing of the new logo:

Logo launched

“Shit got real” by ttur is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0

Usage

You are free to use the logo (a lot of files available here) and modify it, just remember to publish your remix under Creative Commons Attribute-ShareAlike 4.0 license and give us some credit!