This book is a must for your students to read or simply as a classroom resource. It breaks down your designs into four easy to remember parts:
Along with explaining these concepts in terms the everyday person can understand, with provides a ton of fantastic examples to drive the point home.
But that's not all. There are also sections in the book on the different types of type, designing with type, ways to use contrast effectively, and tips on how to apply everything you learn to a variety of documents from business cards to newsletters to brochures. Again, there are great examples to show how the design concepts actually make documents more appealing to our readers.
So, if you teach Web Design, DTP, or simply want to improve your design skills check this book out. You will be glad you did!