Sustainable Design Basics

Sustainable Design Basics

For the architect or designer first approaching sustainable building design, it can
be overwhelming. For this reason, Sustainable Design Basics (SDB) has
simplified the process to its most basic design steps. SDB introduces a step-by-
step ...

Author: Sharon B. Jaffe

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781119443735

Category: Architecture

Page: 496

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An accessible, climate-diverse guide that transforms readers from sustainable design novices to whole-solution problem solvers. Sustainable Design Basics is a student-friendly introduction to a holistic and integral view of sustainable design. Comprehensive in scope, this textbook presents basic technical information, sustainability strategies, and a practical, step-by-step approach for sustainable building projects. Clear and relatable chapters illustrate how to identify the factors that reduce energy use, solve specific sustainable design problems, develop holistic design solutions, and address the social and cultural aspects of sustainable design. Requiring no prior knowledge of the subject, the text’s easy-to-follow methodology leads readers through the fundamental sustainable design principles for the built environment. Sustainably-constructed and maintained buildings protect the health and improve the productivity of their occupants, as well as help to restore the global ecosystem. The authors, leading practitioners and educators in sustainable design, have created a resource that provides a solid introduction to broad level sustainability thinking that students can take forward into their professional practice. Topics include space planning for sustainable design, integrative and collaborative design, standards and rating systems, real-world strategies to conserve energy and resources through leveraging renewable natural resources and innovative construction techniques and their impact on our environment. Usable and useful both in and beyond the classroom, this book: Covers building location strategies, building envelopes and structures, integration of passive and active systems, green materials, and project presentation Examines cultural factors, social equity, ecological systems, and aesthetics Provides diverse student exercises that vary by climate, geography, setting, perspective, and typology Features a companion website containing videos for each sustainable strategy, matrices, templates, Sketch-Up and AutoCAD files, PowerPoint slides, and extensive instructor resources Sustainable Design Basics is an important resource aimed at undergraduate architecture and interior design students, or first-year graduate students, as well as design professionals wishing to integrate sustainable design knowledge and techniques into their practice.
Categories: Architecture

Design Basics

Design Basics

De Sausmarez, Maurice. Basic Design: The Dynamics of Visual Form. Blue
Ridge Summit, PA: TAB Books, 1990. Hoffman, Armin. Graphic Design Manual.
New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1977. Hurlburt, Allen. The Design Concept.

Author: David A. Lauer

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781133171812

Category: Art

Page: 320

View: 846

DESIGN BASICS is a best-selling text for the two-dimensional design course. DESIGN BASICS presents art fundamentals concepts in full two- to four-page spreads, making the text practical and easy for students to refer to while they work. This modular format gives instructors the utmost flexibility in organizing the course. Visual examples from many periods, peoples, and cultures are provided for all elements and principles of design. The diversity of illustrations now includes more examples from visual culture, encouraging students to see these principles in the world around them. Icons appearing throughout the book prompt students to access CourseMate, which provides studio art demonstrations, interactive exercises that help students explore the foundations of art, and an interactive eBook. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Categories: Art

Graphic Design Basics

Graphic Design Basics

Graphic Design Basics introduces students to an exciting and demanding field.
Design is linked tightly to society as it both reflects and helps to shape the world
around us. Designers are part of this dynamic, important process. To enter this ...

Author: Amy E. Arntson

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781133419501

Category: Education

Page: 272

View: 830

GRAPHIC DESIGN BASICS combines design principles, history, and current technology to present students a comprehensive introduction to the field of graphic design. Keeping pace with rapid changes in the field of design, while maintaining a consistently high academic quality, the text emphasizes design structure, visual perception and digital design, with a wide range of visuals from throughout design history, as well as the latest contemporary illustrations. Each chapter provides assignments with student sample solutions and critique sections to help students apply the concepts and assess their work. This market leader's interwoven combination of concept, history, and practice rarely found in other graphic design texts has been enriched by integrating material specific to digital design. The accompanying Premium Website offers students bonus images, interviews with artists featured in the text, additional projects, studio techniques and research links. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Categories: Education

Design Basics

Design Basics

DESIGN BASICS is a popular introduction to two-dimensional design. Each concept is presented in a full two-page spread, making the text practical and easy for students to refer to while they work.

Author: David A. Lauer

Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company

ISBN: UOM:39015050139370

Category: Color in art

Page: 278

View: 748

DESIGN BASICS is a popular introduction to two-dimensional design. Each concept is presented in a full two-page spread, making the text practical and easy for students to refer to while they work. Visual examples from many periods and cultures are provided for all elements and principles of design.
Categories: Color in art

Jeffrey Bilhuber s Design Basics

Jeffrey Bilhuber s Design Basics

JEFFREY BILHUBER'S DESIGN BASICS EXPERT SOLUTIONS FOR
DESIGNING THE HOUSE OF YOUR DREAMS BY JEFFREY BILHUBER WITH
ANNETTE TAPERT FOREWORD BY ANNA WINTOUR Suede an ity Hand
Woven S e Blue ...

Author: Jeffrey Bilhuber

Publisher: Rizzoli International Publications

ISBN: PSU:000058298763

Category: House & Home

Page: 208

View: 223

A respected interior design shares the principles and techniques of great design in a volume that demystifies the decorating process, covering such topics as space, scale, color, materials and details, fabrics and finishes, furniture and accessories, and more, all enhanced by more than one hundred full-color photographs. 17,500 first printing.
Categories: House & Home

Design Basics for Creative Results

Design Basics for Creative Results

Instead , I begin the design process with a sketchpad and pencil — or by simply
thinking about the problem I intend to solve with nothing to impede the pure idea .
Or I make simple line drawings that are boiled down to a basic concept . Once I ...

Author: Bryan Peterson

Publisher: Adams Media

ISBN: UOM:39015056846226

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 510

The author showcases the fundamental rules of design and reveals how format, type, shape, texture, and structure are all used on the job to create great designs. Original.
Categories: Art

Lighting Design Basics

Lighting Design Basics

This book provides immersive instruction through real-world settings, and practical guidance suited for immediate application in everyday projects.

Author: Mark Karlen

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781119312277

Category: Architecture

Page: 272

View: 817

-Provides fundamental concepts and prescriptive techniques, including the latest on LEDs, in a concise, highly visual format---
Categories: Architecture

Design Basics 2D and 3D

Design Basics  2D and 3D

DESIGN BASICS: 2D and 3D presents art fundamentals in two- to four-page spreads, making the text practical and easy for students to refer to while they work.

Author: Stephen Pentak

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781133710585

Category: Art

Page: 528

View: 168

DESIGN BASICS, the market-leading text for the two-dimensional design course, now covers 3D design! DESIGN BASICS: 2D and 3D presents art fundamentals in two- to four-page spreads, making the text practical and easy for students to refer to while they work. This modular format gives instructors the utmost flexibility in organizing the course. Visual examples from many periods, peoples, and cultures are provided for all elements and principles of design. Icons throughout the book prompt students to access CourseMate (available separately), which provides studio art demonstrations, interactive exercises that help students explore the foundations of art, and an interactive eBook. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Categories: Art

Design Basics

Design Basics

A professional yet compact introduction to industrial design, written by specialists in the field with years of experience.

Author: Gerhard Heufler

Publisher: Verlag Niggli AG

ISBN: 3721209885

Category:

Page: 244

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How does design function? What is the difference between design and styling? Is the principle "form follows function" still valid? And what constitutes the design process in practice?There are so many questions on the highly topical subject of design. The authors provide answers to many of them by covering a wide range of topics, from the historical roots to the outlook on the near future, from a comprehensive look at product functions to the analysis of the complex design process, from theoretical foundations to descriptive case studies. The central theme is product design, taking the conflicting interests of consumers, manufacturers and designers into consideration. All factors of planning and designing of industrial products are considered and clearly presented. The book is aimed at enquiring users as well as committed entrepreneurs, interested technicians and aspiring designers from a great variety of fields.
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Design for Communication

Design for Communication

This book presents forty-two basic to advanced graphic design and typography assignments collaboratively written by college educators to teach the fundamental processes, concepts, and techniques through hands-on applications.

Author: Elizabeth Resnick

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0471418293

Category: Design

Page: 256

View: 574

Complete coverage of basic design principles illustrated by student examples Design for Communication offers a unique approach to mastering the basic design principles, conceptual problem-solving methods, and critical-thinking skills that distinguish graphic designers from desktop technicians. This book presents forty-two basic to advanced graphic design and typography assignments collaboratively written by college educators to teach the fundamental processes, concepts, and techniques through hands-on applications. Each assignment is illustrated with actual student solutions, and each includes a process narrative and an educator's critical analysis revealing the reasoning behind the creative strategies employed by each individual student solution. Assignments are organized from basic to advanced within six sections: * The elements and principles of design * Typography as image * Creative word play * Word and image * Grid and visual hierarchy * Visual advocacy Design for Communication is a highly visual resource of instruction, information, ideas, and inspiration for students and professionals.
Categories: Design

Design Basics Index

Design Basics Index

Jim Krause, author of the popular Index series, guides you through the understanding and practice of the three elements every successful visual design must have: Components: Learn how to get the most out of the photos, illustrations, icons, ...

Author: Jim Krause

Publisher: HOW Books

ISBN: 1581805012

Category: Design

Page: 360

View: 728

Master the 3 C's of Head-Turning Design! Cover your basics with the book that covers everything from typography and color to layout and business issues! Jim Krause, author of the popular Index series, guides you through the understanding and practice of the three elements every successful visual design must have: Components: Learn how to get the most out of the photos, illustrations, icons, typography, linework, decoration, borders and backgrounds you use within your design. Composition: Practice combining the components of a design in a visually appealing way by using the principles of placement, grouping, alignment, flow and spacing to create a pleasing, cohesive design. Concept: Utilize the intangible elements of theme, connotation and style to present and deliver your message in a way that will wow your clients every time. Whether you're a new, mid-level or experienced designer who is brainstorming ideas or finalizing your presentation, this handy-to-use, take-it-with-you book will instruct and inspire you to new heights of creativity.
Categories: Design

Design Fundamentals for the Digital Age

Design Fundamentals for the Digital Age

The Sensual Fundamentals of Design . Zurich , Switzerland : Verlag der
Fachvereine , 1991 . Kandinsky , Wassily . Point and Line to Plane . New York :
Dover Publications Inc. , 1979 . Goethe , Johann von Wolfgang . Goethe's Color
Theory ...

Author: Linda Holtzschue

Publisher: Van Nostrand Reinhold Company

ISBN: UVA:X004113095

Category: Computer graphics

Page: 214

View: 911

This one-of-a-kind book is the first to teach traditional design principles in the context of computer design. It covers timeless design fundamentals including form, space, and color, and explains them with respect to today's computer technology. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.
Categories: Computer graphics

Design Basics 3D

Design Basics  3D

DESIGN BASICS:3D presents three-dimensional design concepts in full two- to four-page spreads, making the text practical and easy for students to refer to while they work.

Author: Richard Roth

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0495915785

Category: Art

Page: 224

View: 838

DESIGN BASICS:3D presents three-dimensional design concepts in full two- to four-page spreads, making the text practical and easy for students to refer to while they work. This modular format gives instructors the utmost flexibility in organizing the course. Filled with examples from nature, art, and popular culture, this clear and easy-to-use book demystifies the design process as it illustrates the elements of exceptional 3D design. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Categories: Art

Creating Brochures And Booklets Graphic Design Basics

Creating Brochures And Booklets  Graphic Design Basics

98 97 96 543 Library of Congress Cataloging - in - Publication Data Adkins , Val .
Creating brochures & booklets / Val Adkins . — 1st ed . p.cm .— ( Graphic design
basics ) Includes index . ISBN 0-89134-517-5 1. Printing , Practical — Layout .

Author: Val Adkins

Publisher: Adams Media

ISBN: 0891345175

Category: Art

Page: 128

View: 523

A nicely organized, clearly presented and illustrated basic guide to planning, designing, and producing sales and information pieces. No bibliography. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Categories: Art

Basic Graphic Design

Basic Graphic Design

New York : ANDERSON , CHARLES R . , Lettering . New York : Van Van
Nostrand Reinhold , 1976 . Nostrand , Reinhold , 1969 . HURLBURT , ALLEN ,
Layout , The Design of the ARNSTON , Amy , Graphic Design Basics . New
Printed Page .

Author: Robert Charles Smith

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:49015001377499

Category: Graphic design (Typography)

Page: 162

View: 880

Describes the work of professional designers, and discusses layout, typography, production, and professional resources
Categories: Graphic design (Typography)

Design Basics for Rug Hookers

Design Basics for Rug Hookers

* Design elements every rug hooker should know

Author: Susan L. Feller

Publisher: Ampry Publishing, LLC

ISBN: 9781881982883

Category: Rugs, Hooked

Page: 97

View: 166

* Design elements every rug hooker should know
Categories: Rugs, Hooked

Machine Design Fundamentals a Practical Approach

Machine Design Fundamentals  a Practical Approach

15 - 2 The Designer ' s Problems . 15 - 3 Materials for Axles and Shafts . 15 - 4
Design for StrengthThe Basics . 15 - 5 Design for Strength — Simple Loading . 15
- 6 Design for Strength — Combined Loading . 15 - 7 Hollow Shafts . 15 - 8 Axial
 ...

Author: Uffe Hindhede

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: UCAL:B4599345

Category: Machine design

Page: 642

View: 413

Categories: Machine design