You'll Love This If:
- You're a graphic designer of any skill level from novice to expert
- You are interested in typography
- You die inside a little every time someone uses Comic Sans
Mastering Typography is the ultimate guide to the art and science of typography. Typography expert Denise Bosler runs through the history of typography, equips you with all of the correct terms for the anatomy of letters, and ultimately give helps you learn how it all comes together.
In Mastering Type You'll Learn:
- Typography's fascinating history
- Typography terminology
- All about techniques like tracking, kerning, leading, etc.
- About effectively pairing fonts
- The right way to use type in your overall design
- About correct use of typography on the web
- And much, much more!
Mastering Typography incorporates all aspects of typography into one ultimate resource for designers. With so many helpful charts and guides to help you expertly incorporate type into your designs, you'll reference this book time and time again. Examples, interviews with successful designers map this in depth and comprehensive book one that belongs on every designer's bookshelf.
What People Are Saying
"Mastering Type has the perfect amount of information and examples to educate the novice design student while inspiring even the most experienced type lover. The range of examples shown in this book showcases just how much typography affects our daily lives. It is to be appreciated. The information is well organized and easy to understand. Every page has something to offer; you don't want to come to the end."— Summer D.