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Cathy rated it liked it Sep 05, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. I just wish it wasn’t so damn expensive, but it’s College text so go figure. Used – Acceptable This item is fairly worn, but continues to work perfectly. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. The cover and pages are in good condition, shows signs of normal wear. This was a good basic introduction to art and design principles. LauerPaperback David A. I think it would have pentaj helpful to have more color images, but the exampl This was a good basic introduction to art and design principles.

The item is syephen, unmarked, and undamaged, but m Each page has numerous, full-color illustrations, giving examples of the design elements that are dewign discussed. Paperbackpages. Odysseas O rated it liked it Apr 01, Textbook assigned for class.

All of my items come from a smoke nasics pet All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Nov 25, Alyamm rated it it was amazing. For sale is one Design Basics fourth edition book by David A. Pentak, Stephen, Lauer, David A.


Design Basics by David A. Lauer

The cover and some pages have curled corners. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. See each listing for international shipping options and costs. Very good Time left: The modular format also gives instructors the utmost flexibility in organizing their course. Admittedly, no, I did not read this textbook in it’s entirety. I would recommended this book to all design students. It lays out the concepts and principles very well. This is a beautiful textbook which I would like to reread and practice applying.

Pages may include limited notes and highlighting. A lot of this is just small blocks of text. Jennifer Olsen rated it did not like it Nov 29, Item may show signs of shelf wear. It has provided me with solid foundation on understanding the visual language. Visual examples from many periods, peoples, and cultures are provided for all elements and principles of design, and the diversity of illustrations also includes examples from nature and non-art sources, encouraging students to see these principles in the world.

I think that I learned more from the teacher’s lectures and examples she showed in class than I did from the book, but it was helpful to get some didactic instruction with the book. Elizabeth rated it really liked it Jun 12, Printed in United States of America I have the 8th edition and the 2nd edition and read both. This book is a great introductory design textbook.

Lauer is very considerate of his readers, making the reading easy and interesting for his visual learners.


Design Basics

Design Basics Lauer Refine Results. I psntak not like the layout of this book ironically, but it is a good chunk of information that touches on all the basics of design concepts and execution.

Easy to read and made for the person who fears the textbooks with pages filled with only words. This is an absolutely amazing book. Worth every cent spent. Sep 09, LemontreeLime rated it liked it Shelves: This book will teach you that all you need to have in order to pentqk a designer is curiosity.

My sister’s boyfriend gave me this book after I’d asked him for some help learning how to improve my page layout and design skills, and this is what I was handed. It’s curious to see how the chapters were rewritten and how they’ve changed the art selections and examples to reflect the times It is full of illustrated examples and great works of art. Supports Goodwill job training programs. If you like books and love to build cool products, we may be looking for you.

Books by David A. I’m glad I only rented it for my college course. It’s packed with solid design fundamentals.