Typography is everywhere. From a drive down the highway or shopping in a grocery store to surfing the web and navigating our PDAs, we are bombarded by words in a plethora of shapes, sizes, and arrangements. It is essential for designers to understand the basics of typography to optimise this communication. This book provides a solid background in typographic knowledge for both print and digital media. Learning these details step-by-step will create a solid foundation in typography and will strengthen a designer's skill set for whatever career focus they may choose.
Denise Bosler is a graphic designer, illustrator, and professor of Communication Design. For the last fifteen years, Denise has focused her design work on print collateral, product packaging, and identity development in both print and digital projects. She has produced numerous award-winning logo and packaging designs featuring hand rendered and custom type. Her website is www.bosler.com.