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DESIGN BASICS, the market-leading text for the two-dimensional design course, now covers 3D design! DESIGN BASICS: 2D and 3D presents art fundamentals in two- to four-page spreads, making the text practical and easy for students to refer to while they work. This modular format gives instructors the utmost flexibility in organizing the course. Visual examples from many periods, peoples, and cultures are provided for all elements and principles of design. Icons throughout the book prompt students to access CourseMate (available separately), which provides studio art demonstrations, interactive exercises that help students explore the foundations of art, and an interactive eBook. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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Genre Book : Art
Author Book : Stephen Pentak
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release Book : 2012-01-01
Download Book : 528 Pages
ISBN-10 : 9781133710585


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DESIGN BASICS:3D presents three-dimensional design concepts in full two- to four-page spreads, making the text practical and easy for students to refer to while they work. This modular format gives instructors the utmost flexibility in organizing the course. Filled with examples from nature, art, and popular culture, this clear and easy-to-use book demystifies the design process as it illustrates the elements of exceptional 3D design. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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Genre Book : Education
Author Book : Richard Roth
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release Book : 2012-04-02
Download Book : 224 Pages
ISBN-10 : 9781133710592


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A national bestseller, DESIGN BASICS presents art fundamentals concepts in full two- to four-page spreads, making the text easy for students to refer to while they work and giving instructors the utmost flexibility in organizing the course. The authors provide diverse, two-dimensional visual examples from many periods, peoples, and cultures for all elements and principles of design. This updated edition features an exciting array of stunning new examples of painting, graphic design, architecture, and new media to help students recognize the language of design in everyday life. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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Genre Book : Art
Author Book : Stephen Pentak
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release Book : 2015-01-01
Download Book : 320 Pages
ISBN-10 : 9781305464933


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Design Basics Index is full of inspiration for those working in the graphics industry, or those seeking to find a way in. The book guides the reader through a progression of visual and conceptual theories to samples and exercises that will stretch the designer's imagination and creativity. Also included is a section of advice and strategies for gaining agency and freelance work in graphic design, one of the most popular and difficult industries to break into. The Index series has become successful and popular for its hard-working approach and its vigorous and inspiring exercises.

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Genre Book : Commercial art
Author Book : Jim Krause
Publisher : David & Charles Publishers
Release Book : 2004
Download Book : 359 Pages
ISBN-10 : 071532053X


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An accessible, climate-diverse guide that transforms readers from sustainable design novices to whole-solution problem solvers. Sustainable Design Basics is a student-friendly introduction to a holistic and integral view of sustainable design. Comprehensive in scope, this textbook presents basic technical information, sustainability strategies, and a practical, step-by-step approach for sustainable building projects. Clear and relatable chapters illustrate how to identify the factors that reduce energy use, solve specific sustainable design problems, develop holistic design solutions, and address the social and cultural aspects of sustainable design. Requiring no prior knowledge of the subject, the text’s easy-to-follow methodology leads readers through the fundamental sustainable design principles for the built environment. Sustainably-constructed and maintained buildings protect the health and improve the productivity of their occupants, as well as help to restore the global ecosystem. The authors, leading practitioners and educators in sustainable design, have created a resource that provides a solid introduction to broad level sustainability thinking that students can take forward into their professional practice. Topics include space planning for sustainable design, integrative and collaborative design, standards and rating systems, real-world strategies to conserve energy and resources through leveraging renewable natural resources and innovative construction techniques and their impact on our environment. Usable and useful both in and beyond the classroom, this book: Covers building location strategies, building envelopes and structures, integration of passive and active systems, green materials, and project presentation Examines cultural factors, social equity, ecological systems, and aesthetics Provides diverse student exercises that vary by climate, geography, setting, perspective, and typology Features a companion website containing videos for each sustainable strategy, matrices, templates, Sketch-Up and AutoCAD files, PowerPoint slides, and extensive instructor resources Sustainable Design Basics is an important resource aimed at undergraduate architecture and interior design students, or first-year graduate students, as well as design professionals wishing to integrate sustainable design knowledge and techniques into their practice.

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Genre Book : Architecture
Author Book : Sharon B. Jaffe
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release Book : 2020-02-03
Download Book : 496 Pages
ISBN-10 : 9781119443803


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"A complete how-to guide to help you create quality, performance-base training, develop fundamental training design skills, [and] ensure your training program meets learner needs."

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Genre Book : Business & Economics
Author Book : Saul Carliner
Publisher : ASTD
Release Book : 2015
Download Book : 232 Pages
ISBN-10 : 1562869256


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A market-leading text, GRAPHIC DESIGN BASICS continues to showcase some of the best work from all areas of design. The text combines history, current technology, and design principles to give a rich, well-rounded view of this ever-evolving field. Programs without a design history class will benefit from the emphasis on visuals from the history of design, while more comprehensive programs will be pleased to find information relevant to current studio practice. This edition brings new and up-to-date information about computer graphics, including a guide to generating successful files for electronic pre-press.

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Genre Book : Design
Author Book : Amy E. Arntson
Publisher : Harcourt College Pub
Release Book : 1993
Download Book : 228 Pages
ISBN-10 : 0030554837


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Genre Book : Business & Economics
Author Book : Saul Carliner
Publisher : Association for Talent Development
Release Book : 2015-09-16
Download Book : 232 Pages
ISBN-10 : 9781607285007


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"The work in this book originally appeared in Graphic idea resource: color; Graphic idea resource: type; and Graphic idea resource: layout; by Joyce Rutter Kaye"--T.p. verso.

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Genre Book : Design
Author Book : Joyce Rutter Kaye
Publisher : Rockport Publishers
Release Book : 2002
Download Book : 251 Pages
ISBN-10 : 1564968545


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This heavily-illustrated resource is part of BICSI's official training material for professional cablers who want to learn how to design data systems as well as install them. The book teaches by example, breaking each task into bulleted steps. * Prepares telecom cabling professionals to enter the world of corporate IT * Teaches industry-standard practices and protocols * Provides vendor-neutral understanding of hardware and cabling technologies * Clearly and simply explains standards and topologies at the technician level

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Genre Book : Technology & Engineering
Author Book : BICSI
Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
Release Book : 2002-04-25
Download Book : 380 Pages
ISBN-10 : 9780071782968