D.I.Y.: Design It Yourself: A Design Handbook
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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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - fsmichaels - LibraryThing
A fun book, full of inspiration. What's presented is good design from people who already know what they're doing, so you won't read this book and then run out and design things as well unless you're already a designer or have a latent design aesthetic, but it's fun and encouraging. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Lawler - LibraryThing
If ever there was a book that epitomized the DIY movement, this is it. Others have disappointed because they were comprised of no more than craft projects that looked sadly homemade. There is an ... Read full review