1000 Journals Project

Author: Someguy
Editor: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 9780811858564
Size: 17,74 MB
Format: PDF
Read: 354

One thousand blank journals are currently circulating around the world, beckoning contributors who find the books by chance. Artist Someguy shares more than 250 of the best entries--from reflective to desperate to humorous--in a faux leather-covered book that reflects the original journals.

365 Ways To Change The World

Author: Michael Norton
Editor: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1416548327
Size: 12,51 MB
Format: PDF
Read: 779

You want to make a difference in the world, but don't know where to begin. Now you can. Here is just the guide to lots of exciting ways that are more personal and fun than merely writing a check. For every day of the year, 365 Ways to Change the World is packed with information and ideas that don't take a lot of special skills to put into action, but will achieve something positive: Observe a "Buy Nothing Day" Plant a "peace pole" Sew a panel for an AIDS memorial quilt Collect rainwater to water your plants The suggestions cover twelve important areas in which you can influence change, including in your local community, as a consumer, making a cultural contribution, and addressing problems such as the environment, health, and human rights. You can go through the book day by day or use the index to flip to the issues that concern you most; to help you take action, a complementary website links straight to many of the sources listed in the book. Great to give as well as to keep, this is an inspiring, practical resource for making the world a better place -- one day at a time.

Exploring The Elements Of Design

Author: Poppy Evans
Editor: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1133711030
Size: 14,12 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Read: 946

Designed to prepare students for success in graphic design, the third edition of EXPLORING THE ELEMENTS OF DESIGN has been completely updated to reflect the very latest in graphic design concepts and contemporary design work. With its straightforward approach and dynamic examples, this richly illustrated full-color text offers clear explanations of the fundamental principles, award-winning examples of professional work, and diagrams that clearly show how these principles operate in successful design solutions. Offering a practical and visual introduction to the world of graphic design, this text provides students with detailed coverage of design concepts, including color, imagery, creative thinking, and visual-problem solving, as well as an overview of the field of graphic design and related career options. In addition, the third edition includes all-new material on digital media, interactive design, and typography to ensure that students have all the information needed to work in the ever-changing world of graphic design. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Writing Away

Author: Lavinia Spalding
Editor: Travelers' Tales
ISBN: 1932361677
Size: 14,79 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
Read: 371

Explores the benefits of keeping a journal while traveling to maintain creativity through a series of writing experiments designed to break writer's block, inspire new ideas, develop a routine, and maintain discipline.

Dear World

Author: Kylie Cardell
Editor: University of Wisconsin Pres
ISBN: 0299300943
Size: 20,93 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Read: 693

Recent radical changes have altered the form and functions of the diary, from the confession diaries of reality television, how-to diaries, and graphic diaries to the published diaries of war correspondents, the urgent personal writing of Arab women under conflict, and the daily online postings of sex bloggers.

Drawing From Life

Author: Jennifer New
Editor: Princeton Architectural Press
ISBN: 9781568984452
Size: 14,50 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Read: 852

Takes readers on a tour into the private worlds of notebook/journal keepers including an architect, a traveler, a film director, an archeologist, a cancer patient, a songwriter, a quiltmaker, a gardener, an artist, a cyclist, and a scientist, to name just a few, illustrating a broad range of styles and techniques that in the end show how each of us can go about documenting our everyday lives.