Its horn tooting time again. Two new toots:
The Fourth Edition of Becoming A Graphic Designer (Wiley) by me and Teresa Fernandes (designed by Teresa) is just out. This edition is over fifty percent new material, with more emphasis on the “small studio” and “freelance life.”
For a brief promotional video you can go here.
And Graphic: Inside the Sketchbooks of the Worlds Greatest Graphic Designers (Thames and Hudson and Monacelli) by me and Lita Talarico (designed by Ashley Olsson). A wonderfully diverse mix of formal and informal sketches, comps and doodles by Brad Holland, Milton Glaser, Bruce Mau, Sara Fanelli, Ed Fella, Irma Boom, Henrik Drescher, Gary Baseman, Art Spiegelman, Mirko Ilic, and 80 more. (Next volume (2011): Type: Inside the Sketchbooks of the World’s Greatest Type Designers and Typographers). See more here and here.