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Digital edition published in 2012
Library of Congress
Drawing for graphic design : understanding
conceptual principles and practical techniques
to create unique, effective design solutions /
Summary: “Here is a complete, comprehensive
drawing reference for design students and
professionals alike who want to implement
drawing as a professional tool. In Drawing for
Graphic Design, Timothy Samara empowers
readers to add drawing to their design vocabu-
lary, featuring case studies of commercial proj-
ects from start to ﬁnish along with a showcase
of real-world projects that integrate drawing
as an intrinsic part of their visual communica-
tion. Filled with original author drawings and
sketches, it’s a must-have reference that will
beneﬁt designers of all levels”-- Provided by
ISBN 978-1-59253-781-5 (pbk.)
1. Graphic arts--Handbooks, manuals, etc.
2. Commercial art--Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Cover and book design, book photography, and
illustrations by Timothy Samara.
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