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Non-Designer's Design Book : Design and Typographic Principles for the Visual Novice - (Paperback)

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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 to make their designs look professional using four surprisingly simple principles. Now in its fourth edition, The Non-Designer’s Design Book offers even more practical design advice, including a new chapter on the fundamentals of typography, more quizzes and exercises to train your Designer Eye, updated projects for you to try, and new visual and typographic examples to inspire your creativity. 

Whether you’re a Mac user or a Windows user, a type novice, or an aspiring graphic designer, you will find the instruction and inspiration to approach any design project with confidence.


  • The four principles of design that underlie  every design project 
  • How to design with color 
  • How to design with type 
  • How to combine typefaces for maximum effect 
  • How to see and think like a professional designer 
  • Specific tips on designing newsletters, brochures, flyers, and other projects 

Number of Pages: 239
Genre: Art
Series Title: Non Designer's Design Book
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Pearson P T R
Author: Robin Williams
Language: English
Street Date: November 29, 2014
TCIN: 53748489
UPC: 9780133966152
Item Number (DPCI): 248-02-1145
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