Graphic Designer's Essential Reference: Visual Elements, Techniques, and Layout Strategies for Busy Designers
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Graphic Designer's Essential Reference: Visual Elements, Techniques, and Layout Strategies for Busy Designers

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A good designer, like a good chef, is aware not only of how each ingredient is similar or different, but also which delivers one message in contrast to another, which will combine to create experiences that are harmonious or jarring, financial, medical, or industrial.

By comparing the designer to a chef, author Timothy Samara, walks readers through the ingredients, tools, a...more
Paperback, 248 pages
Published November 1st 2011 by Rockport Publishers (first published January 1st 2011)
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