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The Graphic Design Exercise Book Flexibound – April 12, 2010

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About the Author

Jessica Glaser and Carolyn Knight are partners in the design firm, Bright Pink, which has clients in industries including textiles, health care and finance. They are also instructors in Graphic Communications. They live in Stafford UK.

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Product Details

  • Flexibound: 256 pages
  • Publisher: HOW Books (April 12, 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1600614639
  • ISBN-13: 978-1600614637
  • Product Dimensions: 6.7 x 0.8 x 8.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.6 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #180,644 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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35 of 36 people found the following review helpful By jmill on March 7, 2011
Format: Flexibound Verified Purchase
Yes, there are plenty of sample projects for you to do in this book, but I think the best part of it was how in each project, there were explanations on what to do to get a desired result. For example, if you were to design a logo, it would explain what to look for in the competition, how to beat them, and how to interpret the information you've gathered to complete a design. It was a good refresher for sure.
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32 of 35 people found the following review helpful By carloR22 on February 21, 2011
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This book was purchased for a graphic design course I was taking. Usually at the end of each semester I would sell back my books however this book I kept as it is very useful and informative. It has soo many great exercises that help keep everything I learned fresh in mind. Very useful and would recommend it to anyone.
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19 of 25 people found the following review helpful By Janna B. on December 5, 2010
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I haven't finished the book yet, but from what I've completed I really like it. Reminds me of assignments I'd get in school.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Jess Kampo on May 22, 2014
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I am an upcoming junior in college studying design and photography. I went on my very first interview for an internship and the individual told me to add more of my own work that was done outside of school. I saw this book in Barnes and Noble (FYI buy the book online because I spent about $30 on this it was worth it but save the money when you can lol) and I flipped through it and immediately bought it. It has great design challenges for all levels. It's a great book to build a solid portfolio with different tasks such as branding to package creation. You will not regret buying this book.
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By Aurileide Alves on March 30, 2014
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The book is very practical in a way students really need it to enhance their skills. I bought it to see if I could use some ideas with my editorial class and think it will be amazing! Teachers, students and professionals looking for new experiences to increase their portfolios should really buy it.
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2 of 3 people found the following review helpful By Aar on August 23, 2012
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It was really helpful for my college course and also for personal uses as well. I'd recommend it to anyone with an interesting in bettering their graphic design work.
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This was purchased for my son who is studying to be a graphic deisgner. He had seen the book in the library and felt that it would help him in this studies.

He is completely satisfied. Thanks.
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1 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Al on September 7, 2014
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If you are a Graphic Designer, or thinking about becoming one, this book is will help you with your work.

It won't make you a better designer, but it will help you refine your skills, brush-up your creative thought process and reinforce a 'more work-output' attitude for design variations and refinement.

The book is not necessary for a graphic designer, it is only to better help one who is 'creatively stuck' on a project.

I like this book because it has some good useful information and I feel that, especially in this field, that the more information one has, the better he/she is in the field.
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