Category Archives: Design Books

New Review: A History of Graphic Design for Rainy Days

My newest from The Designer’s Review of Books is up! (also posted below) Who can resist a book that provides a paper doll of Saul Bass? Jam-packed, whirlwind, and charming are the three best words to describe¬†A History of Graphic … Continue reading

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Graphic Design Thinking Proofs

BIG stack of proofing papers that is the Graphic Design Thinking Book! So exciting. Set to release this May, keep an eye out.

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More Graphic Design Thinking

I always think it’s interesting to see people’s process. Above is my final submission for the book cover. You can see the transformation and progression in my process below. Click on the images to view larger files.

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The Grid is Good

The grid is good, folks. Why use it? It makes for dynamic layouts that are easy to read and quick to make. When you create a layout you are managing the form and space, on a page, online, on your … Continue reading

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My Library of 2008

I’ve become a pretty avid reader in the last six months. I’ll always be a firm believer in reading because I know that it makes me a stronger designer. My mind automatically tries to draw parallels between the story and … Continue reading

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