The Non-Designer's Design Book 3rd Edition

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ISBN-13: 978-0321534040
ISBN-10: 9780321534040
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From the Back Cover

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,3rdEdition,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.

About the Author

Robin Williams is the author of dozens of best-selling and award-winning books, including The Non-Designer's D esign Book, The Non-Designer's Ty pe Book, The Little Mac Bo ok, Robin Williams Mac OS X B ook, Robin Williams Design Works hop, and Web Design Worksh op. Through her writing, teaching, and seminars, Robin has influenced a generation of computer users in the areas of design, typography, the Mac, desktop publishing, and the Web.


Product details

  • ASIN : 0321534042
  • Publisher : Peachpit Pr; 3rd edition (February 14, 2008)
  • Language : English
  • Paperback : 216 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 9780321534040
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0321534040
  • Item Weight : 1.01 pounds
  • Dimensions : 7 x 0.5 x 10 inches
  • Customer Reviews:
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Neil Nand
5.0 out of 5 stars Amazing book for a developer who 'can't' design!
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5.0 out of 5 stars For the absolute beginner!
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5.0 out of 5 stars THE Book for Budding Designers and Wannabes
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5.0 out of 5 stars Required reading for the amateur who produces newsletters, posters, etc for any organisation, society, or charity
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