Printed Pandemic: Plague Books

I Love Typography

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20 Best Free PDF and E-books on Graphic Design

Inspiration Feed

Just because you’re creative and innovative does not mean you can conquer the design industry. Thought these are among the most important ingredients, there’s a lot more to the recipe.

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The Oldest Book in America

I Love Typography

The first book issued from his press in Mexico City was Doctrina breve, a Spanish handbook of Christian doctrine, written by Juan de Zumárraga, Mexico’s first bishop, and printed in 1539 — making it the Western Hemisphere’s first printed […].

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The Secret Life of Books

I Love Typography

I seldom write book reviews. Despite reading many good books, it’s quite an effort, for me at least, to gather my scraps and notes and thoughts and hone them into a few hundred words. The post The Secret Life of Books appeared first on I Love Typography.

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Pentagram's new identity for illustrated book publisher Thames & Hudson

Creative Boom

Believe it or not, the company is still family-owned to this day with over 2,000 books in print, featuring everything from high-end art and fashion titles to children's books. Thames & Hudson Book case blocking, designed by Pentagram.

Albert Oehlen Book by Zak Group


The post Albert Oehlen Book by Zak Group appeared first on BP&O - Branding, Packaging and Opinion. Opinion by Richard Baird. Albert Oehlen is a German contemporary artist.

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The Worst Book Covers On Amazon

Design You Trust

Voluspa: A Magical World by Sam D Who needs a professional designer when you can save money and make a book cover by yourself, right? Inspirations amazon books covers worst

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2019 Holiday Gift Guide: Photography Books That Inspire

Creative Live

Check out one of these photography books written by one of their favorite CreativeLive instructors. It is an actionable book perfect for anyone trying to tap into their creativity, not just photographers. Great photography captures the imagination and pushes us to do ever-better work.

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A printed book that can only be read in 360-degrees

Creative Boom

The studio worked with the Observatory of Ville-Marie Tower, a unique point of view in Montreal where you have a 360-degree view of the city, on a new 192-page historical book titled Montreal 360°.

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Unusual Augmented Reality Book Merges Dance, Theater, Literature, and Technology


Acqua Alta turns a seemingly simple pop-up book into an animated black-and-white world. “After considering the AR algorithm, it was important to find a solution for the book to be a plane for each of the 10 double pages,” Mondot explains.

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Darwin’s Rival – A New Book Illustrated by Harry Tennant

Illustration Age

See more images from this project here >> Books Don'tMiss Highlight

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The Secret Lives of Animals might look like a children's book but the story is for adults

Creative Boom

They say you should never judge a book by its cover. The pictures in this new children's book may have pleasing pastels, with cute animals, nursery rhymes, and playful sounds, but PETA invites you to take a closer look.

5 Inspiring Photo Books That Spark Creativity

Feature Shoot

With the holiday season in full swing, we put together this list of five photo books to help you get inspired in the New Year. The post 5 Inspiring Photo Books That Spark Creativity appeared first on Feature Shoot. Imaginarium: The Process Behind the Pictures by Claire Rosen.

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Books for November: Five recommended reads to add to your shelves this month

Creative Boom

Another month, another roundup of Creative Boom's favourite books to add to your shelves. Brought to you by Unit Editions, this beautiful new book by Ian Anderson, founder of The Designers Republic™, explores the studio's output and its influence over the past 30 years.

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Coloring For Grown-Ups: The Adult Activity Book

Design You Trust

Two veterans of offbeat Internet humor hilariously combine the mindless fun of children’s coloring books with the mind-numbing realities of modern adult life. Inspirations adults book humor

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8 Insightful Design Books to Read While Social Distancing

Azure Magazine

Thankfully, this beloved book (which was also reinterpreted as a cabaret) is redolent with vibrant vignettes by numerous writers who thoughtfully illuminate this dynamic era. This little book keeps it alive. Curiosity Books design

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Mac’s Book


Misc colouring book

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My Book, ‘Embroidered Life: The Art of Sarah K. Benning’ is Out Today!

Brown Paper Bag

I’m so excited to announce that my book Embroidered Life: The Art of Sarah K. Whether you’re an embroiderer or an independent maker trying to grow your business, you’ll find something in this book that speaks to you. About the book: This is not your grandma’s embroidery book.

Take a dip into POOLS, a seductive new book featuring iconic works by Martin Parr, Solve Sundsbo, and more

Creative Boom

The book is divided into themed chapters, some are literal and some more evocative, for example, there's Escape, Glamour and Architecture – ok, we can picture what those will be about.

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Iceland: Our Amazing Planet. FREE e-book

Richard Bernabe

FREE e-book appeared first on Richard Bernabe. Photographer Richard Bernabe captures the mountains, glaciers, wildlife and amazing light of Iceland, one of the many beautiful places on Our Amazing Planet. The post Iceland: Our Amazing Planet. Bucket List Inspiration Travel Iceland

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Books Are Magic

Diana Toledano Illustration & Education

Happy World Book Day! Books were a fundamental part of my childhood. Growing up I didn’t always had friends… but I always had books, and for that, I’m grateful. What were your favorite books growing up? Feliz Día del libro!

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Design Wattpad Book Covers (With Downloadable Freebies!)


Books need covers to appeal to a reader’s eyeballs, so let’s jump into how you can go about designing your own. Fit Your Design To Your Book Content. Depending on what your story is about, try to fit the design so that it suits the contents of your book.

Only on Saturday: A new book celebrates the wood type prints of type legend, Jack Stauffacher

Creative Boom

Jack Stauffacher was one of the world’s most celebrated book designers and fine printers. A fixture of San Francisco’s creative community, he was a celebrated teacher and the brilliant craftsman behind many publication designs and renowned editions put out by his own Greenwood Press.

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‘Joy of Reading’: A New Book of Illustrations by Christoph Niemann Promotes Free Press


Illustrator Christoph Niemann ( previously ) has released The Paper , a book celebrating what he calls “the joy of reading magazines and newspapers.” Niemann says his intent for the book was to highlight the problems surrounding attacks on the media and press freedoms.

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28 Best InDesign Book Templates (Layout & Cover Templates)

Tuts Plus

You could be the next greatest author of our time with our book design templates. Find your perfect cover with this list of exquisite InDesign book templates which have the best book layouts and cover designs. 28 Best InDesign Book Templates & Book Design Templates.

New Book Collects ROA’s Black-and-White Creatures in Photographs from Around the World


Released by Lannoo Publishers , the 352-page book contains four chapters centered on Eurasia, Africa, America, and Oceania, regions where ROA’s depictions of local animals blanket building walls. Art animals books murals photography public art street art

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The Secret Lives of Animals book

Communication Arts

While a seemingly cute book about animals, The Secret Lives of Animals reveals the truth about animal cruelty in an eye-opening way. Article

A New Book Compiles Work from 84 Contemporary Artists Who are Reinventing Embroidery


A new book by Charlotte Vannier considers how embroidery has evolved from a domestic task mostly done by women into an art. Craft books embroidery fiber art history“The Height of Folly” (2017) by Michelle Kingdom, linen and embroidery thread.

Counter-Print's new downloadable colouring books featuring Anthony Burrill, Malika Favre, Zipeng Zhu, and more

Creative Boom

Following the closure of UK schools last week, Céline Leterme and Jon Dowling of Counter-Print decided to create a new colouring book for children (and adults) asking some of the biggest names in the creative community to get involved. "We We asked a number of creative friends to contribute a piece they thought people would like to colour in," says Céline. Some contributed existing pieces and others have created entirely new line drawings for us.

The 20 Best Free Fonts for Comic Books & Cartoons

Speckyboy Design Magazine

Comic fonts are a natural choice for comic books and cartoons. Some of them can also be used in children’s books to make them easier to read. For a long time, Comic Sans was one of the few choices available for any design projects that needed a comic book feel.

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Making Inclusive Books

Diana Toledano Illustration & Education

When kids open our books, they step into our worlds and go off to live adventures. I didn't realize back then (7 years ago), but my first book was not very diverse. So, are your books diverse enough? who is quietly reading a book?,

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Illustration Art

The very first book about the great illustrator Austin Briggs has just been published by Auad Publishing (previous publisher of books about Robert Fawcett, Albert Dorne, Henry Raleigh and other classic illustrators). I had the great pleasure of writing the text for the book.

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“Books remain stubbornly, thrillingly relevant”: the enduring value of book design

Design Week

The American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA) has been judging books by their covers for over 100 years. As book production expanded, so did the AIGA’s outlook. In the 1960s, it started to evaluate covers distinct from the books inside. The book has an air of spontaneity.

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How to Launch Your Blog or Portfolio in 2020 (3,500+ Word Start to Finish Guide)

Inspiration Feed

The graphic design industry is tough. No matter where you go, you’ll see amazing talent through the work of other designers in the field.

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Give Chapter Books a Try

Diana Toledano Illustration & Education

But there is one thing that I never expected doing and that I am very happy about: working on chapter books. Back when I was starting out, creating picture books was the dream. Picture books are so clever, and beautiful, and full of possibilities… Oh, aren’t they gorgeous?

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How to Build Your Own Design Education without Going to School

Inspiration Feed

Design School. Two relatively ordinary words, but once put together take on a distinct meaning – a glorified institute subliminally pushing the notion that the combination of art and academia is the recipe for success.

Books For Free!

Emmeline Illustration

Free books?! Books For Free (as part of Healthy Planet) has actually been open for a while now in its Preston branch, and it's great to see it's still running. I spent a long time looking through the shelves at every kind of book. north west picture book preston publishing

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'It's a Whole Spiel' Book Cover Illustration

Lisa Maltby

I was commissioned by Knopf Young Adult books, an imprint of Penguin Random House, to illustrate a book cover for the anthology ‘It’s a Whole Spiel.’ The book is a collection of stories about Jewish life, edited by Katherine Locke and Laura Silverman with a foreword by Mayim Bialik.

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Help & Free Books!

Diana Toledano Illustration & Education

In exchange for your feedback, you might get a FREE book! I’m giving away 5 of my books and a couple of small original drawings among those of you who help me improve my website. A favorite book or illustration? I will chose which of my books I'm sending at random. Hola!

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A book that explains what ADHD feels like with personal accounts from ADHD activists, actors and athletes

Creative Boom

A new book by people with ADHD hopes to enlighten us, celebrating and explaining the neurodiverse brain as well as smashing any stigma. Our brief was to create a book ?for Have you ever considered what ADHD might look like if it could be illustrated?

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“She Designs Books” Online Exhibition


For all the book lovers out there, The Type Directors Club is currently showing their She Designs Books exhibition online. To see more amazing book design work by women creatives, follow She Designs Books on social media @shedesignsbooks.

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How Bullet Journaling Will Change Your Life (Methods and Best Practices)

Inspiration Feed

What Is A Bullet Journal? A Bullet Journal is an analog system that was created by a New York-based designer, Ryder Carroll, to help people coordinate their lives into a streamlined system.

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The Typographic Ticket Book

Fonts by Hoefler&Co.

By special issue, then, from the 100% totally real Typographic Violations Division, the Uniform Ticket Book is standard equipment for the modern design enforcer, and it’s now available for a mere $15 from the H&Co Design Shop.

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