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1,000 Type Treatments: From Script to Serif, Letterforms by Wilson Harvey

By Wilson Harvey

The power to wield typography is a type of issues that may be a transparent indication of a skilled dressmaker. with the ability to craft kind good and thoughtfully takes a deep knowing of the inherent complexities and a prepared eye for the minute and sophisticated info. This publication includes a number of 1,000 circumstances of considerate kind utilization in addition to credit that notice what fonts have been utilized in the layout. Like its predecessor, 1,000 image components, the images during this ebook focuses in at the typography so readers can get an up-close examine the work.
1,000 kind Treatments showcases an array of fonts in a catalog-like structure, making it effortless for the operating fashion designer to essentially store for ideas. The publication is geared up by way of variety so if a fashion designer has a standard, stylish, or edgy piece, they could cross on to that portion of the publication, the place they'll discover a huge choice of clean principles within the kind they're seeking.
Also incorporated is a listing of font foundries and providers, offering busy designers with a short reference consultant to the place they could locate the fonts that pique their interest.

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Indd 34 (Text) (Ray) (Fogra 39)Job:10-29438 Title:RP-Playing with Type #175 Dtp:225 Page:34 10/24/12 2:09 PM 10/24/12 2:08 PM 001-041_294 001-041_294 24/12 2:09 PM 24/12 2:08 PM 9 lucky numbers Design a poster that includes text and numbers from a fortune cookie, and is inspired by Swiss modernist design. Open your fortune cookie. The content of your fortune will be the text to include in your design. One side of the paper provides your fortune; the other side provides your lucky numbers. Select one or two numbers to use as design elements in your poster.

Start with thumbnails and sketch at least ten design directions before moving to the computer. Designer: Len Small Working from your thumbnails, design your poster at 11" 3 17" (28 3 43 cm). It should be two-color. Incorporate one or more design principles when working with your type: - Contrast of size - Contrast of direction - Hierarchy - Bleeds - Figure/ground relationship 44 If you loved this, you’ll love this! indd 46 (Text) (Ray) (Fogra 39)Job:10-29438 Title:RP-Playing with Type #175 Dtp:225 Page:46 10/24/12 2:44 PM 10/24/12 2:43 PM 042-079_294 042-079_294 24/12 2:44 PM 24/12 2:43 PM 13 bauhaus grid Create a poster for a theatrical play.

18 Designer: Linzi Clary Turning black-and-white drawings into vector graphics It’s easy to digitize drawings into vectors that are clean and scalable. Place your scanned image in Illustrator and use the Live Trace feature. Play with the settings (depending on your image type) to get the best result. You can then go in and clean up your image (this is key, as Live Trace doesn’t always give you the results you want). Note: Live Trace works best with high-contrast black-and-white images. Adjust the contrast in Photoshop if your image needs it.

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