Grids for Graphic Designers (Basics Design #2) (Paperback)
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This is book number 2 in the Basics Design series.
- #1: Basics Design 01: Format: Second Edition (Paperback): Out-of-Stock
- #3: Typography (Paperback): $34.50
- #6: Print & Finish (Basics Design #6) (Paperback): Out-of-Stock
- #8: Design Thinking (Paperback): Out-of-Stock
Fully updated, the third edition of Grids for Graphic Designers explores this important tool which is part of every designer's practice- whether it involves digital or print-based media. With over 200 illustrations plus six new interviews with design practitioners such as Second Story, Brody Associates and Peter Dawson, the student is introduced to the creative use of grids in contemporary practice as well as the basic principles that underlie their effective use.Written and designed by best-selling authors Gavin Ambrose and Paul Harris, this clear and concise introduction to the use of grids in design covers all the basics and the expanded section of activities and exercises allows students to implement what they have learned.
About the Author
Gavin Ambrose teaches at Brighton University and is a practicing graphic designer. He is the author of many highly regarded books for students covering all areas of design including Basics Design: Layout, 2e, The Production Manual, Fundamentals of Graphic Design and Design Genius among others. Paul Harris is a freelance writer and editor. His work has appeared in magazines and journals in both the US and Europe. He is a co-author and collaborator on numerous books on design.