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Illustrated Life (08 Edition)
Illustrated Life (08 Edition)
by Danny Gregory
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Find Insight and Inspiration for Your Creative Life An artist's journal is packed with sketches and captions; some rough, some polished. The margins sometimes spill over with hurriedly scrawled shopping lists and phone numbers. The cover may be travel... (read more)

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Graphic Style Lab: Develop Your Own Style with 50 Hands-On Exercises (Playing)
Graphic Style Lab: Develop Your Own Style with 50 Hands-On Exercises (Playing)
by Steven Heller
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Graphic Style Lab is a lively and playful approach to discovering different design styles. This guidebook is full of experimental design projects that cover the distinctions between a personal and universal style, historical and contemporary style, one... (read more)

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Design Basics Index (04 Edition)
Design Basics Index (04 Edition)
by Jim Krause
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Master the 3 C's of Head-Turning Design Cover your basics with the book that covers everything from typography and color to layout and business issues Jim Krause, author of the popular Index series, guides you through the understanding and practice of... (read more)

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Design Elements: Form & Space: A Graphic Style Manual for Understanding Structure and Design
Design Elements: Form & Space: A Graphic Style Manual for Understanding Structure and Design
by Dennis Puhalla
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Design principles never change. They serve as the foundation of the designer's thought process and are the essential tools that define a visual language. With hundreds of fundamental principles for creating successful design compositions, Design... (read more)

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Basics Design #06: Print & Finish
Basics Design #06: Print & Finish
by Gavin Ambrose
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How can printing and finishing techniques be used to enhance graphic design? Basics Design: Print and Finish explores that question in depth, with complete information that will be valuable to both graphic-design students and practicing... (read more)

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Design for Information: An Introduction to the Histories, Theories, and Best Practices Behind Effective Information Visualizations
Design for Information: An Introduction to the Histories, Theories, and Best Practices Behind Effective Information Visualizations
by Isabel Meirelles
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The visualization process doesn’t happen in a vacuum; it is grounded in principles and methodologies of design, cognition, perception, and human-computer-interaction that are combined to one’s personal knowledge and creative experiences... (read more)

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Graphic Design for Nondesigners: Essential Knowledge, Tips, and Tricks, Plus 20 Step-By-Step Projects for the Design Novice
Graphic Design for Nondesigners: Essential Knowledge, Tips, and Tricks, Plus 20 Step-By-Step Projects for the Design Novice
by Tony Seddon
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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... (read more)

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Graphic Design Thinking
Graphic Design Thinking
by Ellen Lupton
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Creativity is more than an inborn talent; it is a hard-earned skill, and like any other skill, it improves with practice. Graphic Design Thinking: How to Define Problems, Get Ideas, and Create Form explores a variety of informal techniques ranging from... (read more)

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The Non-Designer's Design Book
The Non-Designer's Design Book
by Robin Williams
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For nearly 20 years, designers and non-designers alike have been introduced to the fundamental principles of great design by author Robin Williams. Through her straightforward and light-hearted style, Robin has taught hundreds of thousands of people how... (read more)

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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Graphic Design (Complete Idiot's Guides)
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Graphic Design (Complete Idiot's Guides)
by Marci Layton Turner
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If you can dream it, you can design it. Whether your goal is to design your own marketing materials, launch a visually compelling blog, or just have some fun creating your own CD covers, The Complete Idiot?s Guide® to Graphic Design is your one... (read more)

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The Graphic Design Reference & Specification Book: Everything Graphic Designers Need to Know Every Day
The Graphic Design Reference & Specification Book: Everything Graphic Designers Need to Know Every Day
by Poppy Evans
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The Graphic Design Reference and Specification Book should always be next to a designer's computer. Completely practical with only the most needed information, this valuable book provides designers with all the little details that can make or break a... (read more)

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Design It Yourself: Graphic Workshop: A Step-By-Step Guide (Design It Yourself)
Design It Yourself: Graphic Workshop: A Step-By-Step Guide (Design It Yourself)
by Chuck Green
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Step-by-step instructions for the non-designer for creating logos, letterheads and other publications.... (read more)

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Graphic Design Basics 3RD Edition
Graphic Design Basics 3RD Edition
by Amy E Arntson
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Stressing visual theory and creative development as well as production techniques, the third edition of Graphic Design Basics continues to showcase some of the best work from all areas of design. The text combines history, current technology, and design... (read more)

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Digital Photography for Graphic Designers: From Photo Shoot to Image Output
Digital Photography for Graphic Designers: From Photo Shoot to Image Output
by Lee Varis
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Todo sobre la manipulacion de imagenes fotograficas mediante tecnologia digital.... (read more)

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Extraordinary Graphics for Unusual Surfaces: Making the Most of Hard-to-design Spaces
Extraordinary Graphics for Unusual Surfaces: Making the Most of Hard-to-design Spaces
by Poppy Evans
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Poppy Evans is an award-winning writer and graphic designer who lives in Park Hills Kentucky, a suburb of Cincinnati, OH. She is the former art director of Screen Printing and American Music Teacher magazines, and former managing editor of HOW magazine.... (read more)

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Comic Book Design: The Essential Guide to Creating Great Comics and Graphic Novels
Comic Book Design: The Essential Guide to Creating Great Comics and Graphic Novels
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With film adaptations of legendary comic books and graphic novels hitting the bestseller lists, the medium of comics has never been more popular. To create your own comic book or graphic novel, you need to know the techniques, rules, and tips exclusive... (read more)

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Graphic Design (Studies in Design and Material Culture)
Graphic Design (Studies in Design and Material Culture)
by Paul Jobling
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This critical survey of the trends and key issues involved in graphic design over the last 200 years provides a complete introduction to this ever-changing subject.The international development of magazine, advertising and poster design is traced within... (read more)

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A Guide to Graphic Print Production
A Guide to Graphic Print Production
by Kaj Johansson
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An introductory textbook covering all aspects of print production and manufacturing. The printed page is still the most common product of graphic design work, making it essential that designers and illustrators understand the production and printing... (read more)

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Graphic Designers Ultimate Resource Directory
Graphic Designers Ultimate Resource Directory
by Poppy Evans
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Addresses and descriptions for 1000+ suppliers of specialized materials and services.... (read more)

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Big Book of Design Ideas 3 (09 Edition)
Big Book of Design Ideas 3 (09 Edition)
by Carter
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The Big Book of Design Ideas 3 is the third of its kind. Like its predecessors, each piece in it was chosen for its ability to inspire others to create wonderful design. Full of hundreds of innovative ideas, this book can offer the impetus you need to... (read more)

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