Art Deco Spot Illustrations and Motifs

Art Deco Spot Illustrations and Motifs
Author: William Rowe
Publsiher: Courier Corporation
Total Pages: 62
Release: 2013-12-31
ISBN: 0486140725
Category: Design
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Art Deco Spot Illustrations and Motifs Book Excerpt:

Practical, affordable collection of 513 Art Deco designs — royalty-free and ready to use. Crisp black-and-white motifs combine stylized birds, insects, and floral elements with circles, squares, triangles, and other abstract forms.

800 Art Deco Motifs and Monograms

800 Art Deco Motifs and Monograms
Author: Samuel Welo
Publsiher: Courier Corporation
Total Pages: 48
Release: 2007
ISBN: 0486998223
Category: Design
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

800 Art Deco Motifs and Monograms Book Excerpt:

Perfect for use in modern trademark designs or as spot illustrations, this collection contains 828 simple but powerful black-and-white illustrations: abstract eagles and other birds, figures and faces, striking monograms, and more.

D corations Egyptiennes

D  corations Egyptiennes
Author: Dover
Publsiher: Courier Corporation
Total Pages: 82
Release: 2011-01-01
ISBN: 0486484467
Category: Art
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

D corations Egyptiennes Book Excerpt:

Drawn from a 20th-century French collection, this volume interprets classic motifs of ancient Egypt in a dynamic Art Deco style. Hundreds of images include serpents, scarabs, and mythological creatures as well as a profusion of stylized flowers. Individual motifs can serve as striking spot illustrations, and dozens of borders and panels can be used as repeating patterns.

5000 Decorative Monograms for Artists and Craftspeople

5000 Decorative Monograms for Artists and Craftspeople
Author: J. O'Kane
Publsiher: Courier Corporation
Total Pages: 144
Release: 2012-08-28
ISBN: 0486155870
Category: Design
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

5000 Decorative Monograms for Artists and Craftspeople Book Excerpt:

Voluminous, diversified collection of ornamental two-, three-, and four-letter combinations — all in a rich variety of styles, many incorporating crowns, coronets, and ancient and modern alphabets. 130 black-and-white plates.

Rustic and Rough hewn Alphabets

Rustic and Rough hewn Alphabets
Author: Dan X. Solo
Publsiher: Courier Corporation
Total Pages: 100
Release: 1991-01-01
ISBN: 9780486267166
Category: Design
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Rustic and Rough hewn Alphabets Book Excerpt:

Eye-catching typefaces with casual or "country" air. Annie Oakley, Hedge Row, Stuntman, Ticonderoga Bold, many more. Complete uppercase alphabets, many with lowercase, numerals and punctuation.

Food and Drink

Food and Drink
Author: Jim Harter
Publsiher: Courier Corporation
Total Pages: 139
Release: 1980-01-01
ISBN: 9780486238166
Category: Design
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Food and Drink Book Excerpt:

This monumental collection contains over 350 royalty-free illustrations of every conceivable activity concerned with the preparation and consumption of food and drink. Jim Harter, well-known commercial designer and collagist, has selected the most versatile and eye-catching material, mainly from rare nineteenth-century sources. These fine line drawings, reproduced sharply and clearly, comprise the most extensive and economical source of design material available. From the dining car of the Orient Express to the kitchen of an average family breakfasting at home, exotic and ordinary dining is shown in countries all over the world. There are rajahs dining in their palaces, cavemen squatting and eating with their hands, Romans feasting, wealthy families dining in elegant restaurants, public kitchens, servants, children eating, court scenes, Christmas dinners, dinner parties, individuals dining, banquets and cooks preparing meals, camping, and shopping. Not only are there activity scenes but also dozens of individual illustrations depict food, servers, and cooking utensils. A sampling includes: Exotic cakes and desserts, fish, melons, oranges, berries, grapes, artichokes, rhubarb, leeks, pumpkins, pigs, and turkeysGlassware, tea sets, decanters, mugs, pitchers, baskets, bowls, urns, flatware, candlesticks, servers, ladles, and rolling pinsThe wide scope of the book includes large illustrations as well as headings and vignettes suitable for wine lists, menus, cartes du jour, invitations, and many other uses. These royalty-free illustrations form a unique sourcebook virtually impossible to duplicate that can complement practically any point of reference on the subject of food and drink. Clearly reproduced from rare periodicals on high-quality stock, these pictures offer a limitless array of ideas for artists and designers of greeting cards, packaging, periodicals, and cookbooks, as well as collagists and decoupeurs. Dover (1979) original publication."

The Desktop Designer s Illustration Handbook

The Desktop Designer s Illustration Handbook
Author: Marcelle Lapow Toor
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 157
Release: 1996-06-04
ISBN: 9780471286950
Category: Architecture
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Desktop Designer s Illustration Handbook Book Excerpt:

The Desktop Designer’s Illustration Handbook Marcelle Lapow Toor If you want to reach—and hold—audiences who’ve seen everything, read this new hands-on guide to locating, selecting, and using illustrations in desktop publications. In no time at all, you’ll be able to select just the right illustration technique to make your publication pop. The Desktop Designer’s Illustration Handbook is written by a graphic designer who really knows how to teach desktop illustration techniques. Marcelle Lapow Toor has taught graphic design and desktop publishing to university students and has conducted workshops at national conferences throughout the country. Her proven building block approach helps you make practical sense of the principles of illustration, design, and composition. She easily guides you through the process—from deciding what kind of illustration to use to manipulating images for maximum visual impact. With the aid of insider tips from participating pros, hundreds of illustrations, helpful hints, and time saving checklists, Ms. Toor clearly explains how to create eye-catching results using: Type - Dress up your design and keep costs low with eye-catching type and typographic devices. Learn simple techniques for using type as an illustration. Drawings - Add variety with clip art and original illustration. Learn how to locate and choose the drawing, illustrator, or clip art that will give your publication the competing edge. Photographs - Grab your reader’s attention with photographs that breathe life into the copy and baby your budget. Learn when it’s best to use a photograph, how to use a scanner to alter a photograph, and where to look for low-cost photos. Information Graphics - Take the snore out of statistics with reader-friendly charts, graphs, tables, and maps. Learn how to select the best format for statistical information so it is easily understood at a glance. Computer graphics - Punch up interest with textured backgrounds that you create with a scanner, an image-editing program, and materials lying around your office. Plus, learn how to achieve the effects you want with a drawing or painting program. You’ll turn again and again to this jam-packed idea book for inspiration as well as information. Here are hundreds of illustration ideas, guaranteed to get your creative juices flowing. And that’s not all. This indispensable desk reference gives you even more hands-on resources that you can put to work right away: A blow-by-blow description of the graphic devices used in each chapter and a clear explanation of how they were created. A sampler of clip art, with addresses of the software manufacturers who supply art on disk or CD-ROM. A sampler of pictorial and decorative typefaces. A list of public and private picture sources. Many illustrations by well-known professional illustrators and directions for contacting them. A glossary of desktop publishing terminology. You won’t find a more complete or easier to use illustration source book. Whether you decide to use illustrations that are ready-made, illustrations created by hired hands, or illustrations that you create yourself, you’ll produce head turning, results every time with The Desktop Designer’s Illustration Handbook.

Advertising Spot Illustrations of the Twenties and Thirties

Advertising Spot Illustrations of the Twenties and Thirties
Author: Leslie Cabarga
Publsiher: Courier Corporation
Total Pages: 124
Release: 1989-09
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Art
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Advertising Spot Illustrations of the Twenties and Thirties Book Excerpt:

Lively collection of royalty-free spots for commercial artists dramatizes a host of enterprises: business, communications, education, industry, construction, transportation, legal and healthcare services, sports, travel, entertainment, and much more.

Costume and Ornament of the Middle Ages in Full Color

Costume and Ornament of the Middle Ages in Full Color
Author: Henry Shaw
Publsiher: Courier Corporation
Total Pages: 80
Release: 2012-07-12
ISBN: 0486141861
Category: Design
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Costume and Ornament of the Middle Ages in Full Color Book Excerpt:

From knights in battle and ladies playing the harp and organ, to Richard II in royal robes, this splendid archive documents clothing styles and decorative accessories used during the medieval period. 210 full-color illustrations.

Treasury of Book Ornament and Decoration

Treasury of Book Ornament and Decoration
Author: Carol Belanger Grafton,Cesare Ratta
Publsiher: Courier Corporation
Total Pages: 123
Release: 1986
ISBN: 0486251675
Category: Design
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Treasury of Book Ornament and Decoration Book Excerpt:

Rare, royalty-free initials, musical motifs, animals, borders, frames, more. Art Nouveau, Art Deco, other styles.

Graphic Design on the Desktop

Graphic Design on the Desktop
Author: Marcelle Lapow Toor
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 266
Release: 1998-08-25
ISBN: 9780471293071
Category: Architecture
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Graphic Design on the Desktop Book Excerpt:

The complete and user-friendly introduction to graphic design--in a new edition Now with information on Web site design, plus examples, exercises, and more! Today, anyone with a good basic computer setup can produce a newsletter or a Web page--but to create effective, professional-quality pieces that stand out from the competition, you need more than a hard drive and some decent software. You need an understanding of how visual communication works and a solid grasp of the principles of design, composition, and typography. You need Graphic Design on the Desktop. Written specifically for those who have little or no design background or experience, this accessible guide teaches you the fundamentals of sound graphic design and gives you the practical know-how to put them to work on your own projects, from initial concept through final production. This new edition covers every key element of the design process, including format, layout and page design, typesetting, color, and illustrations--and offers clear explanations of type terminology, printing terms, and more. It guides you step-by-step through the design and production of ads, posters, brochures, and other promotional materials, as well as newsletters and magazines. A separate chapter on designing for the Web helps you make the most of home page and Web site designs. Complete with helpful examples, exercises, hints, and checklists, plus tips on common pitfalls and how to avoid them, Graphic Design on the Desktop is the ideal design partner for projects that get attention and get results.

Traditional Korean Designs

Traditional Korean Designs
Author: Madeleine Orban-Szontagh
Publsiher: Courier Corporation
Total Pages: 48
Release: 2012-02-16
ISBN: 0486164292
Category: Art
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Traditional Korean Designs Book Excerpt:

Inspired by authentic Korean arts and crafts dating from the 1st through the 19th centuries, these 142 bold black-and-white line drawings include abstract forms, costumed figures, birds, flowers, and landscapes in many sizes and shapes, all royalty-free.

Art Et D coration

Art Et D  coration
Author: Roberta Waddell
Publsiher: Courier Corporation
Total Pages: 288
Release: 1977-01-01
ISBN: 9780486235158
Category: Art
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Art Et D coration Book Excerpt:

Nearly six hundred photographs record the designs of one hundred seventy-five artists of Europe and America and provide a representative survey of the art nouveau style

Inca Designs

Inca Designs
Author: Carol Belanger Grafton
Publsiher: Courier Corporation
Total Pages: 64
Release: 2014-05-21
ISBN: 0486498492
Category: History
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Inca Designs Book Excerpt:

A treasury of hard-to-find Inca artwork, this compilation features hundreds of striking designs. The images are drawn from the collections of a 19th-century anthropologist whose expeditions to Peru yielded a remarkable store of artifacts that reside today in museums throughout Germany. Designs, paintings, and relief representations depict ancient people, animals, and rituals. Reprint of selections from Ancient Peruvian Art, Dodd, Mead & Co., New York, 1902–03.

Complete Catalog of Books in All Fields

Complete Catalog of Books in All Fields
Author: Dover Publications, Inc
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 1997
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Complete Catalog of Books in All Fields Book Excerpt:

835 Victorian Designs and Emblems

835 Victorian Designs and Emblems
Author: Palm & Fechteler (New York, N.Y.)
Publsiher: Courier Corporation
Total Pages: 43
Release: 2001
ISBN: 0486417344
Category: Design
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

835 Victorian Designs and Emblems Book Excerpt:

This selection of royalty-free designs from a rare 1882 catalog of transferable designs for carriages and buggies includes ornamental crests, coats of arms, shields, mottos, and a wealth of other eye-catching designs — many incorporating dogs, handsome steeds, various birds, wild beasts, mythical creatures, and other eye-catching images.

Posada s Popular Mexican Prints

Posada s Popular Mexican Prints
Author: Jos‚ Guadalupe Posada,Roberto Berdecio,Stanley Appelbaum
Publsiher: Courier Corporation
Total Pages: 156
Release: 1972-01-01
ISBN: 9780486228549
Category: Art
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Posada s Popular Mexican Prints Book Excerpt:

Reproduces over two hundred and fifty of the late-nineteenth-century Mexican printmaker's broadside and popular book illustrations

Advertising Spot Illustrations of the Twenties and Thirties

Advertising Spot Illustrations of the Twenties and Thirties
Author: Leslie Cabarga
Publsiher: Courier Corporation
Total Pages: 109
Release: 1989-09-01
ISBN: 0486260984
Category: Design
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Advertising Spot Illustrations of the Twenties and Thirties Book Excerpt:

Lively collection of royalty-free spots for commercial artists dramatizes a host of enterprises: business, communications, education, industry, construction, transportation, legal and healthcare services, sports, travel, entertainment, and much more — all conveniently arranged by category for ease of use.

Floral Design Second Series

Floral Design  Second Series
Author: Alan Weller
Publsiher: Dover Publications
Total Pages: 127
Release: 2011-02-17
ISBN: 9780486990330
Category: Design
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Floral Design Second Series Book Excerpt:

This fresh collection of floral images presents attractive banners, spot illustrations, and motifs created from individual flowers, sprays, leaves, buds, tendrils, and other organic elements. Over 250 high-resolution and Internet-ready graphics feature an abundance of popular floral styles: Art Nouveau, Art Deco, Celtic, Arts & Crafts, and more.

Books in Series 1985 89

Books in Series  1985 89
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 2529
Release: 1989
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Monographic series
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Books in Series 1985 89 Book Excerpt: