1: Beginning

What is book design? documenting my learning process

I began by thinking about different types of book form and planning how I would creatively record my progress as a book designer. These ideas then evolved during the course into a series of ‘sketchlogs’ to complement this blog for my final submission.

My Learning Log and Blog

Influential books

Then I considered the types of books that I like or have influenced me in  the context of the history of book design.

See Influential books

See History of Book Design

Fanzines

Creative design process

The creative design process, and my first project on identity. At this point the model was a linear one – this was subsequently revised as my creative process evolved.

Creative Design Process: workflow

My Creative Design process: Identity

Publishing models

Assignment 1: Introducing yourself – zine