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Best Practices for Graphic Designers, Grids and Page Layouts : An Essential Guide for Understanding and Applying Page Design Principles.

Author/Creator:
Graver, Amy.
Publication:
Osceola : Quarto Publishing Group USA, 2012.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (193 pages)
Series:
Best Practices
Best Practices
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Subjects:
Graphic art -- Technique.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Contents:
Cover
Title Page
CONTENTS
INTRODUCTION
Vignelli Associates: Approach to Grid-based Design
ELEMENTS OF A GRID SYSTEM: An Overview
Oikos Associati: Turning the Grid into a Focal Point
BASIC STRUCTURES: Single-Column/Manuscript Grids
Multicolumn Grids
Modular Grids
Hierarchical Grids
Baseline Grids
Compound Grids
UPPERCASE Magazine: Multicolumn Flexibility
BEHIND THE GRID: An Overview
Type &
Column Widths
HOW Magazine: Designing for Designers
Type &
Vertical Increments
Type &
Balance in Columns
The Golden Section
Lucid Design: The Twelve-Column Grid &
Website Design
HIERARCHY/ORGANIZATION OF INFORMATION: An Overview
Organizing the Content Scale &
Impact
Typographic Techniques Can Impact Flow
Negative Space As a Map
Using Relative Position to Establish Importance
Color Can Bring Content Forward, or Push It Back
Brandon Bird Design: Grids on Display
Elements: A Modular System to Ease Line Extension
The Official Manufacturing Company: Divisions in Space Form Content Areas
PAGE STRUCTURE: An Overview
Size &
Shape of the Page
Page Margins
Caserta Design: Layout That Evokes an Emotional Response
Live Area: Page Size
Symmetry &
Composition
Folds &
Relationship of Content Across Pages
Production Considerations
UnderConsideration: Grouping with Grids
CONTENT STRUCTURE: An Overview
Development of Read/Progression of Info
Grouping Information
Rhythm &
Flow
Pacing
Memo Productions: Content Is King
Alexander Isley, Inc.: Illustration Grouped with Text
Here Design: Illustrations Add Flavor to Layouts
RELATIONSHIP OF DESIGN COMPONENTS: An Overview
How Text &
Image Can Be Separated
How Text &
Image Can Be Unified
Space
Scale.
804: Spatial Flexibility
WIRED Magazine: Design Fidelity Across Platforms
TYPE AS IMAGE: An Overview
Hand Lettering &
Illustrative Typography
Caption Treatment
Pull Quotes
Folios &
Wayfinding
Matador: Layout with a Typographic Focus
COLOR: An Overview
Color As a Unifying Element
Color As an Organizational Tool
AdamsMorioka: For the Love of Color
BREAKING THE RULES: An Overview
Grid Deconstruction
Optical Composition
Organic Design
Modern Dog: Design Organically But Think Rationally
ABOUT THE AUTHORS.
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Contributor:
Jura, Ben.
Other format:
Print version: Graver, Amy Best Practices for Graphic Designers, Grids and Page Layouts
ISBN:
9781610584128
9781592537853
OCLC:
808126988