D.I.Y.: Design It Yourself: A Design Handbook
Princeton Architectural Press, Jan 19, 2006 - Architecture - 195 pages
Not satisfied with the new T-shirts on sale at the local mall? Maybe you'd like a wedding invitation that expresses your own vision, not your party planner's? How about some personalized stationery? An upgrade to your website? A business card? A poster for your political campaign? A CD package for your band? Sound good? Then get up off your couch and Design It Yourself! Avoid graphic identity theft: build your own. Ellen Lupton, bestselling author of Thinking with Type, will show you how.
DIY: Design It Yourself, provides you with all the tools you'll need to create your own projects, from conception through production. Here you will find:
No more excuses. With this book, virtually any design task is within your grasp. Just do it (yourself)!
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Review: DIY: Design It Yourself (Design Handbooks)User Review - Homestic - Goodreads
Excellent range of topics covered. All covered quite lightly but get a good feel for design in general from the entire book. One of the best over views. BUT not that technical other than a few scant ... Read full review
Review: DIY: Design It Yourself (Design Handbooks)User Review - Cari - Goodreads
I really, really wanted to like this, but it just wasn't practical. Some sections were way too complex to actually be undertaken by a novice, while others were just common sense. Plus, the whole thing is riddled with typos. Guess they DIY-ed the editing, too. Read full review