the non designers design book

The Non Designer S Design Book
Author: Robin Williams
Publisher: Peachpit Press
Release Date: 2014-11-20
Pages: 99998
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

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. THIS ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO DESIGN WILL TEACH YOU 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

The Non Designer S Design Book
Author: Robin Williams
Publisher:
Release Date: 1994
Pages: 144
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

Defines page layout and design principles and explains how to use space, color, and type to create dynamic-looking documents and Web pages

The Non Designer S Design Book
Author: Robin Williams
Publisher: Peachpit Press
Release Date: 2008-02-12
Pages: 99998
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

A lot has happened in the world of digital design since the first edition of this title was published, but one thing remains true: There is an ever-growing number of people attempting to design pages with no formal training. This book is the one place they can turn to find quick, non-intimidating, excellent design help from trusted design instructor Robin Williams. This revised classic--now in full color--includes a new section on the hot topic of Color itself. In The Non-Designer's Design Book, 3rd Editio n, Robin turns her attention to the basic principles that govern good design. Readers who follow her clearly explained concepts will produce more sophisticated and professional pages immediately. Humor-infused, jargon-free prose interspersed with design exercises, quizzes, and illustrations make learning a snap--which is just what audiences have come to expect from this best-selling author.

The Non Designer S Design Book  3 E
Author: Williams Robin
Publisher: Pearson Education India
Release Date: 2008-09
Pages: 208
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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The Non Designer S Web Book
Author: Robin Williams
Publisher:
Release Date: 2006
Pages: 335
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

Demonstrates Web design basics and offers advice on navigation, interfaces, graphic file format, image preparation, and animation, while explaining how to test, upload, register, and promote effective Web sites.

The Non Designer S Presentation Book
Author: Robin Williams
Publisher: Peachpit Press
Release Date: 2010
Pages: 158
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

Provides information on creating an effective digital presentation, covering such topics as animation, plot, contrast, software, and handouts.

The Non Designer S Design Book  Fourth Edition
Author: Robin Williams
Publisher:
Release Date: 2014
Pages: 240
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

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. THIS ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO DESIGN WILL TEACH YOU 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.

The Non Designer S Web Book
Author: Robin Williams
Publisher:
Release Date: 1998
Pages: 287
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

Offers advice and tips on setting up Web pages, creating special effects, adding sound and animation, and using advanced techniques

The Non Designer S Type Book
Author: Robin Williams
Publisher:
Release Date: 2005-09-01
Pages: 239
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

Long-awaited update to best-selling classic covers all that's new (and old) in the world of type!

The Non Designer S InDesign Book
Author: Robin Williams
Publisher: Peachpit Press
Release Date: 2011-09-28
Pages: 240
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

Many designers and photographers own the entire suite of Adobe’s creative products, but they manage to learn only one or two of the applications really well. If Adobe InDesign CS5.5 is the one app in the suite that makes you feel like you’re entering a foreign country where you don’t speak the language, Robin Williams provides the perfect travel guide and translator in this new edition to the best-selling Non-Designer’s series. This fun, straight-forward, four-color book includes many individual exercises designed specifically to teach InDesign CS5.5 to beginners in such a way that you can jump in at any point to learn a specific tool or technique. Along the way, Robin offers design tips for making your work communicate appropriately and beautifully. Whether you need to create your own marketing materials for a small business or organization, or you want your student or business papers to be perceived as more professional, or you want to become more proficient with the design tools you already use, this book is the fastest and most efficient path to mastering basic tasks InDesign. In this non-designer’s guide to InDesign CS5.5, you’ll learn: How to create basic design projects, such as flyers, business cards, letterhead, ads, brochures, CD covers, and much more How to add images to your pages and crop, rotate, resize, and add effects to those images How to use InDesign’s typographic tools to make your work look professional How to use style sheets so every job is easier to create and work with How to use tabs and indents with confidence and predictability How to create nice-looking tables to effectively organize data And, of course, the basics of working in InDesign with layers, panels, tools, etc.