Printed Pandemic: Plague Books

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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

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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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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.

Call to Submit: Booooooom Photo Book


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The Secret Life of Books

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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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New book offers a jargon-free guide to design systems

Creative Boom

In which case, here's a book to set you straight. Laying the Foundations: A Book About Design Systems is the self-published creation of two well-known voices in the web community: the husband-wife creative partnership of Andrew Couldwell (author and designer) and Meagan Fisher (editor).

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Classic book and album covers brought to life in gorgeous, hypnotic animations

Creative Boom

Wouldn't it be wonderful if we could see what some of our favourite vintage book and album covers look like in motion? Called Books & Sleeves , the project is something the German freelance designer and motion graphics artist began in 2015. "As

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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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Books for March: Five inspiring reads for creatives this spring

Creative Boom

March has some great titles on offer, too, from a companion piece to A—Z of The Designers Republic to a terrific kids' book by doodle artist Jon Burgerman. Priced at £35 – Buy the book. Priced at £6.99 – Buy the book. Priced at £11 – Buy the book.

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The Most Dangerous Book in the World

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The post The Most Dangerous Book in the World appeared first on I Love Typography. On a cold morning in early autumn of 1536, in a small town on the outskirts of Brussels, William Tyndale was led from a tiny prison cell, then chained to a stake, strangled and burned. His crime?

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“Field Book” by Photographer Jordan Putt


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Girl on Girl [Book]


Charlotte Jansen ’s Girl on Girl book collects female identities worldwide captured by female photographers, a necessary rejection of patriarchy with unapologetic softness. BOOK & MAG FEATURED book female identities feminism girls on girls photography woman

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Sophy Holland’ Super Humans Book


The ' Super Humans ' book by photographer Sophy Holland. BOOK & MAG book editorial design GRAPHIC DESIGNAnother beautiful editorial design project submitted by New York based design studio Yummy Colors. read more articles from TL Team.

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Children's stories brought to life in colourful new book designed by Fieldwork

Creative Boom

Manchester studio Fieldwork has created a new book based on the delightful, often "bonkers" children's stories told through storytelling platform, Fabled. The book follows a successful Kickstarter campaign last July when it attracted over 20 per cent more funding than its goal.

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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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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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.

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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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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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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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Counter-Print's latest Modern Heraldry is a book featuring seals, stamps, crests and shields

Creative Boom

Counter-Print has released its second edition of Modern Heraldry, a book featuring trademarks based on heraldic symbology from all over the world including crests, shields, crowns and flags.

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Mac’s Book


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5 Important Book Cover Design Tips to Help Your Book Stand Out

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Like it or not, people judge books by their covers. In a store packed with books (or sitting at home browsing Amazon) your book cover design is the most effective way to catch people’s attention. These are the things that inspire someone to buy your book.

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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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2020 AU Presses, Book, Jacket, and Journal Show Selections

Spine Magazine

One of my favorite design shows, The AUPresses, Book, Jacket, and Journal Show has announced the selections for this year's show. I have every single AUP catalog since my book design career began almost 10 years ago at Columbia University Press.

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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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Cartoon Coloring Book: 60+ Free Printable Pages PDF by GraphicMama

Graphic Mama

You will find the following cartoons in our free coloring book: Cartoon Animals. Download Our Free Cartoon Coloring Book. The post Cartoon Coloring Book: 60+ Free Printable Pages PDF by GraphicMama appeared first on GraphicMama Blog.

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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.

Picture Hope: A Beautifully Illustrated Coloring Book for Frazzled Adults During COVID-19

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Enter Picture Hope : The Social Distancing Coloring Book created and curated by The House That Lars Built. The downloadable coloring book includes black-and-white illustrations from 64 artists around the world. Illustration adult coloring book coloring book social distancing

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This Artist Updates Classic Dr. Seuss Book Covers And They’re Great

Design You Trust

In a bid to keep the creative juices flowing, Boston-based art director (and self-proclaimed typography nerd) Jim Malloy has been reworking classic Dr. Seuss book covers for the current pandemic. Inspirations book coronavirus covers

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This Incredibly Detailed Sino-Tibetan Book Was Printed More Than 40 Years Before the Gutenberg Bible


An ancient-book collector is offering a rare glimpse into a Sino-Tibetan book that’s believed to have been printed as early as 1410 in Beijing. Within its accordion-fold pages, the ancient book contains impeccably detailed “Sanskrit dh?ran?s History books religion

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The Worst Book Covers On Amazon

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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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New in the Shop: Tomorrow’s Talent Book


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What Happens When Adults Do Children’s Coloring Books

Design You Trust

Well, innocent children’s coloring book pages get defaced and turned into something sinister. Featured below are some of the funniest examples from Coloring Book Corruptions site. Inspirations books coloring dark humorWhat happens when grown-ups take up coloring?

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Some Things Covered: See Yourself in This Book

Spine Magazine

These are always awkward, so did I really want to write a piece on representation in book covers? Sadly, for generations the book industry hasn’t invested in representation. And this created many reluctant POC readers in the United States, otherwise known as people who don’t buy books.

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

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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.

Café Royal Books: 15 years of documenting the UK

Creative Review

Café Royal Books is an independent publishing house that specialises in limited edition photographic books that focus on British documentary photography. ” Time is the main challenge for Atkinson in running Café Royal Books.

Contemporary Films Are Reimagined as Vintage Book Covers by Illustrator Matt Stevens


Generally, the adaptation pipeline begins with books and ends in film, but Charlotte-based designer and illustrator Matt Stevens has turned that process around. Design Illustration books movies pop cultureAll images © Matt Stevens, shared with permission.

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