Score: 3.5
From 6 Ratings

The Non-Designer's Design Book


  • Author: Robin Williams
  • Release Date : 2010-07-07
  • Genre: Computers
  • File Size: 19448642 Bytes


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 Edition, 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 interspers...

Score: 3.5
From 39 Ratings

The Little Black Book of Style


  • Author: Nina Garcia
  • Release Date : 2009-10-06
  • Genre: Fashion
  • File Size: 2428940 Bytes


From Nina Garcia—fashion judge on Bravo’s hit Project Runway and author of Style Strategy and The One Hundred—comes her wildly popular New York Times bestseller The Little Black Book of Style. Here, in one indispensible volume, are Nina’s ultimate rules of style to help you uncover your own signature look....

The Non Designer s Design Book
Score: 4
From 14 Ratings

The Non Designer s Design Book


  • Author : Robin Williams
  • Publisher : Peachpit Press
  • Release Date : 2014-11-20
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780133966343


The Non Designer s Design Book Book Description :

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 fi...

The Non Designers Design Book
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

The Non Designers Design Book


  • Author : Robin Williams
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1994-07-01
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0938151851


The Non Designers Design Book Book Description :

A noted graphic-design instructor/author explains the basic principles of good design in a clear, simple, enjoyable style. Williams introduces the four principles of design and defines each with simple examples familiar to the reader. Extensively illustrated with before-and-after examples of page design....

The Non designer s Presentation Book
Score: 2
From 1 Ratings

The Non designer s Presentation Book


  • Author : Robin Williams
  • Publisher : Peachpit Press
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780321656216


The Non designer s Presentation Book Book Description :

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

The Non designer s Type Book
Score: 3.5
From 7 Ratings

The Non designer s Type Book


  • Author : Robin Williams
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015059145121


The Non designer s Type Book Book Description :

This latest addition to Robin Williams' Non-Designers line of books not only defines the principles governing type but explains the logic behind them so readers can understand and see what looks best and why. Armed with this knowledge, and putting into practice the secrets Robin reveals for making type readable and artistic, readers can then go on to create beautiful, sophisticated, professional-looking pages on their computers for output as hard copy or for use on Web pages. Each short chapter explores a different type secret including use of evocative typography, tailoring typeface to project, working with spacing, punctuation marks, special characters, fonts, justification, and much more. It is written in the lively, engaging style that has made W...

The Non Designer s Photoshop Book
Score: 3
From 1 Ratings

The Non Designer s Photoshop Book


  • Author : Robin Williams
  • Publisher : Peachpit Press
  • Release Date : 2011-07-24
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780132732949


The Non Designer s Photoshop Book Book Description :

Many designers and photographers own the entire suite of Adobe creative products, but they manage to learn only one or two of the applications really well. This new addition to the popular Non-Designer’s books from best-selling authors Robin Williams and John Tollett uses a series of individual exercises to teach image-editing tasks in Adobe Photoshop CS5.5 specifically to designers, who need to enhance their photos for use in brochures, advertising, Flickr, Facebook, websites, and so on. In this fun, full-color, straight-forward guide to Photoshop CS5.5, you’ll learn: Basic photo editing, such as how to smooth out wrinkles, remove blemishes, lose a little weight, clean up dust and scratches, brighten and sharpen the image, delete people, remove ...

The Non Designer s Design Book
Score: 4.5
From 4 Ratings

The Non Designer s Design Book


  • Author : Robin Williams
  • Publisher : Peachpit Press
  • Release Date : 2008-02-12
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780132103923


The Non Designer s Design Book Book Description :

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 d...

The Non Designer s Illustrator Book

The Non Designer s Illustrator Book


  • Author : Robin Williams
  • Publisher : Peachpit Press
  • Release Date : 2011-10-23
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780132733038


The Non Designer s Illustrator Book Book Description :

Many designers and photographers own the entire suite of Adobe creative products, but they manage to learn only one or two of the applications really well. This new addition to the popular Non-Designer’s series from best-selling authors Robin Williams and John Tollett includes many individual exercises designed specifically to teach the tools and features in Illustrator CS5.5 that designers (as opposed to illustrators) need to use. Along the way, the book offers many design tips for non-designers. Individual exercises ensure that a reader can jump in at any point and learn a specific tool or technique. In this non-designer’s guide to Illustrator techniques, you’ll learn: How vector images, as in Illustrator, are different from raster images, as...

The Non designer s Design Book

The Non designer s Design Book


  • Author : Robin Williams
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Genre: Desktop publishing
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015048580875


The Non designer s Design Book Book Description :

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 InDesign Book

The Non Designer s InDesign Book


  • Author : Robin Williams
  • Publisher : Peachpit Press
  • Release Date : 2011-09-28
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780132732987


The Non Designer s InDesign Book Book Description :

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 beau...