Basics of Design: Layout & Typography for Beginners / Edition 2 by Lisa Graham | 9781401879525 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Basics of Design: Layout & Typography for Beginners / Edition 2

Basics of Design: Layout & Typography for Beginners / Edition 2

by Lisa Graham
     
 

ISBN-10: 1401879527

ISBN-13: 9781401879525

Pub. Date: 06/13/2005

Publisher: Cengage Learning

This classic introduction to high-impact page design is now fully updated for a new generation of designers. Basics of Design: Layout and Typography for Beginners demystifies the design process with straightforward and complete explanations of the fundamental principles that create first-rate visual design. Readers learn essential design terminology and develop

Overview

This classic introduction to high-impact page design is now fully updated for a new generation of designers. Basics of Design: Layout and Typography for Beginners demystifies the design process with straightforward and complete explanations of the fundamental principles that create first-rate visual design. Readers learn essential design terminology and develop their knowledge and skills through visual examples and hands-on activities that reinforce page layout and typography concepts. Side-by-side critiques of before-and-after page layouts help readers understand how to apply design principles to their own efforts and point the way to excellence in design.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781401879525
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
06/13/2005
Series:
Design Concepts Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
336
Sales rank:
424,096
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 9.08(h) x 0.55(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1: Design and Layout Basics Chapter 1: Before You Begin to Design Chapter 2: Emphasis Chapter 3: Contrast Chapter 4: Balance Chapter 5: Alignment Chapter 6: Repetition Chapter 7: Flow Chapter 8: Images Chapter 9: Color Part 2: Typography Basics Chapter 10: Overview of Technical Terms Chapter 11: A Few Simple Type Rules Part 3: Projects and Resources Chapter 12: Focus On . . . Chapter 13: Tools and Resources Glossary Index

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