Layout Essentials

by Beth Tondreau
Publisher: Fair Winds Press
Release Date: 2011-06-01
Genre: Design
Pages: 208 pages
ISBN 13: 1592537073
ISBN 10: 9781592537075
Format: PDF, ePUB, MOBI, Audiobooks, Kindle

Synopsis : Layout Essentials written by Beth Tondreau, published by Fair Winds Press which was released on 2011-06-01. Download Layout Essentials Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. 100 Design Principles for Using Grids Beth Tondreau. “. . . Mr. Rauschenberg . . . gained a respect for the grid as an essential compositional organizing tool.” —MICHAEL KIMMELMAN, on the importance of grids to the artist Robert ... -- Adhering to certain layout and grids standards and principles is important for any job from brochures, to annual reports, to posters, to websites, to publications. However, knowing how to bend the rules and make certain grids work for the job at hand takes skill. This book outlines and demonstrates basic layout/grid guidelines and rules through 100 entries including choosing a typeface, striving for rhythm and balance with type, combining typefaces, using special characters and kerning and legibility. These essentials of grid design are critical to the success of any job.