The New Big Book of Layouts
“The New Big Book of Layouts” includes techniques that can be used to enhance any layout design – be it in print or online. With more than 750 layouts featured in a robust visual gallery with detailed descriptive information and design analyses, this book provides a thorough look at what goes into today’s most effective layout designs and how designers and design students can improve their work.
Practical book for graphic designers. Looks at the essential elements of the creative process through a series of in-depth studies of a range of real-life graphic design projects from the art direction of a magazine issue and the development of a logo, to the design of a poster, a font and a signage system. In each case, the designers are interviewed and their working process documented in detail.
Threadless tells the extremely interesting story that inspired Inc. magazine to hail Threadless.com as “the most innovative small company in America.” There are also profiles of individual designers and “think pieces” from influential admirers, including design guru John Maeda, Jeff Howe of Wired, and bestselling business/marketing writer Seth Godin.