Synopses & Reviews
Not a graphic designer? Not a problem! Whether the project's a birthday card, a poster, or a flier, Graphic Design for Nondesigners is here to help. Twenty step-by-step projects for designing everything from Web sites to business cards to T-shirts are accompanied by a clear and concise initiation into the basic principles of graphic design—including the effective use of space, color, and type—presented in a way that's easy for anyone to start applying right away. Armed with this essential primer, nondesigners will have everything they need to go forth and create effective design with polish, panache, and grace.
Whether the project is for a birthday card or a flier, this guide features 20 step-by-step projects accompanied by a clear and concise initiation into the basic principles of graphic design. Full-color images throughout.
About the Author
Tony Seddon is a designer, author, and art director in England.
Graphic designer and author Jane Waterhouse lives in Melbourne.
Rick Landers is a New York City-based designer and illustrator.