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Layout essentials : 100 design principles for using grids /

Beth Tondreau.

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Main Author: Tondreau, Beth.
Published: Beverly, Mass. : Rockport Publishers, 2011.
Edition: Paperback edition
Topics: Grids (Typographic design) | Layout (Printing) | Graphic design (Typography)
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Physical Description: 208 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 28 cm
Includes: Includes bibliographical references (page 203).
ISBN: 9781592534722
1592534724
9781592537075 (pbk.)
1592537073 (pbk.)
Copyright: ©2009
Summary: GRAPHIC DESIGN. Adhering to certain layout and grids standards and principles is important for any job from brochures, to annual reports, to posters, to websites, to publications. However, knowing how to bend the rules and make certain grids work for the job at hand takes skill. This book outlines and demonstrates basic layout/grid guidelines and rules through 100 entries including choosing a typeface, striving for rhythm and balance with type, combining typefaces, using special characters and kerning and legibility. These essentials of grid design are critical to the success of any job.

More Details for: Layout essentials : 100 design principle