Loading

Results

  • Design & Illustration (ALL) Close
Sort By:  1-10 of 1555 (156 pages)
Results per page:
         

Dominant & Subordinate Colour

Gavin Ambrose

Gavin Ambrose is an author, educator and practicing graphic designer whose client base includes the art sector, galleries, publishers and advertising agencies. He has written and designed numerous books on graphic design, branding and packaging. He currently teaches the Graphic Design BA at the University of Brighton. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications
and

Paul Harris

Paul Harris is a freelance writer and editor whose work appears extensively in magazines and journals in the US and UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

The Visual Dictionary of Graphic Design

AVA Publishing SA, 2007

Book chapter

...Pictured is an interior created by Claire Gordon Interiors. Note how the dark, dominant colour attracts attention first, and contrasts with the accent colour, while the subordinate colour fulfils a balancing and supporting role. Colour...

Serif & Sans Serif

Gavin Ambrose

Gavin Ambrose is an author, educator and practicing graphic designer whose client base includes the art sector, galleries, publishers and advertising agencies. He has written and designed numerous books on graphic design, branding and packaging. He currently teaches the Graphic Design BA at the University of Brighton. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications
and

Paul Harris

Paul Harris is a freelance writer and editor whose work appears extensively in magazines and journals in the US and UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

The Visual Dictionary of Graphic Design

AVA Publishing SA, 2007

Book chapter

...A small stroke at the end of a main vertical or horizontal stroke that aids reading by helping to lead the eye across a line of text. The main types of serif are illustrated below. Serif is also used as a classification for typefaces...

Widows, Orphans & The Hypho

Gavin Ambrose

Gavin Ambrose is an author, educator and practicing graphic designer whose client base includes the art sector, galleries, publishers and advertising agencies. He has written and designed numerous books on graphic design, branding and packaging. He currently teaches the Graphic Design BA at the University of Brighton. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications
and

Paul Harris

Paul Harris is a freelance writer and editor whose work appears extensively in magazines and journals in the US and UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

The Visual Dictionary of Graphic Design

AVA Publishing SA, 2007

Book chapter

...WidowsA lone word at the end of a paragraph or text column. This text column (left) has a widow highlighted in red. Generally, range-left text creates fewer widows, but to remove them requires text to be pulled back to previous lines...

Typefaces & Fonts

Gavin Ambrose

Gavin Ambrose is an author, educator and practicing graphic designer whose client base includes the art sector, galleries, publishers and advertising agencies. He has written and designed numerous books on graphic design, branding and packaging. He currently teaches the Graphic Design BA at the University of Brighton. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications
and

Paul Harris

Paul Harris is a freelance writer and editor whose work appears extensively in magazines and journals in the US and UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

The Visual Dictionary of Graphic Design

AVA Publishing SA, 2007

Book chapter

...A font is the physical means of typeface production, whether the description of a typeface in computer code, or cut from lithographic film, metal or wood. The terms ‘font’ and ‘typeface’ are often used erroneously and interchangeably...

Space (positive/negative)

Gavin Ambrose

Gavin Ambrose is an author, educator and practicing graphic designer whose client base includes the art sector, galleries, publishers and advertising agencies. He has written and designed numerous books on graphic design, branding and packaging. He currently teaches the Graphic Design BA at the University of Brighton. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications
and

Paul Harris

Paul Harris is a freelance writer and editor whose work appears extensively in magazines and journals in the US and UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

The Visual Dictionary of Typography

AVA Publishing SA, 2010

Book chapter

...The area occupied by the main subjects of the work (positive) and the empty, unused and unprinted areas (negative) around positive spaces. Space is inserted into a design to allow the various elements it contains to breathe. It can be used...

The history of 3D printing in relation to the visual arts

Stephen Hoskins

Professor Stephen Hoskins is the Hewlett Packard Professor of Fine Print and Director of the Centre for Fine Print Research (CFPR) at the University of the West of England Bristol, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

3D Printing : For Artists, Designers and Makers

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2018

Book chapter

...This chapter outlines the history of 3D printing technology, its rise as an industrial prototyping process developed for engineers and industrial designers and its parallel history as a medium for visual artists.I have focused...

Absurdity

Mark Wigan

Mark Wigan was subject leader for illustration at Camberwell College, UK, and later for Graphic Design at the University of Salford, UK. He is currently a lecturer in illustration at Hull College, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

The Visual Dictionary of Illustration

AVA Publishing SA, 2009

Book chapter

...This was a promotional piece created for Ware magazine in answer to a brief to create an abstract image around power and strength in sport.Illustration by Andy PottsThe creation of images that amplify texts and embrace the ridiculous...

Accents / Diacritics

Gavin Ambrose

Gavin Ambrose is an author, educator and practicing graphic designer whose client base includes the art sector, galleries, publishers and advertising agencies. He has written and designed numerous books on graphic design, branding and packaging. He currently teaches the Graphic Design BA at the University of Brighton. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications
and

Paul Harris

Paul Harris is a freelance writer and editor whose work appears extensively in magazines and journals in the US and UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

The Visual Dictionary of Pre-Press & Production

AVA Publishing, 2010

Book chapter

...A range of symbols used in Latin languages to indicate that the sound of a letter is altered during pronunciation. Many accents are specific to certain languages; the double acute, for instance, is used solely in Hungarian and is sometimes...

Acronyms

Gavin Ambrose

Gavin Ambrose is an author, educator and practicing graphic designer whose client base includes the art sector, galleries, publishers and advertising agencies. He has written and designed numerous books on graphic design, branding and packaging. He currently teaches the Graphic Design BA at the University of Brighton. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications
and

Paul Harris

Paul Harris is a freelance writer and editor whose work appears extensively in magazines and journals in the US and UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

The Visual Dictionary of Typography

AVA Publishing SA, 2010

Book chapter

...An abbreviation formed using the initial letters of a phrase or name. Acronyms are pronounced as words themselves. For example:NASA, NATO, UEFA, Aga, Fiat, scuba, laser Acronyms do not take full points and may be set in small capitals...

Alignment

Gavin Ambrose

Gavin Ambrose is an author, educator and practicing graphic designer whose client base includes the art sector, galleries, publishers and advertising agencies. He has written and designed numerous books on graphic design, branding and packaging. He currently teaches the Graphic Design BA at the University of Brighton. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications
and

Paul Harris

Paul Harris is a freelance writer and editor whose work appears extensively in magazines and journals in the US and UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

The Visual Dictionary of Typography

AVA Publishing SA, 2010

Book chapter

...The horizontal position of type within a text block...