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  • 1. Design Guy podclubAn Introduction to the Principles of Graphic Design James Cook ThoughtWorks
  • 2. http://designguyshow.blogspot.com Available via iTunes
  • 3. What is Design? The Creative ProcessThe Elements of Design Balance Unity Typography
  • 4. de·signIncreasing order, Decreasing entropy. http://wikipedia.org/wiki/design
  • 5. Episodes 01-03 What is Design? 01. Introduction 02. What is Design? 03. On Graphic Design 18minhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2007/08/design-guy-episode-1-intro-episode.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2007/08/design-guy-episode-2-what-is-design.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2007/08/design-guy-episode-3-on-graphic-design.html
  • 6. Episodes 04-17 The Creative Process → How Design Begins... 04. How Design Begins, Pt. I 05. How Design Begins, Pt. II 06. Harry Houdini & the Attributes of a Designer 22minhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2007/08/design-guy-episode-4-how-design-begins.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2007/09/design-guy-episode-5-how-design-begins.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2007/09/design-guy-episode-6-harry-houdini-and.html
  • 7. Episodes 04-17 The Creative Process → The Creative Mind... 10. Getting Creative 11. Getting a Handle on Creativity 12. The Creative Mind 13. The Mind at Play 28minhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2007/10/design-guy-episode-10-getting-creative.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2007/10/design-guy-episode-11-getting-handle-on.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2007/11/design-guy-episode-12-creative-mind.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2007/11/design-guy-episode-13-mind-at-play.html
  • 8. Episodes 04-17 The Creative Process → The Creative Process... 14. The Mind at Odds 15. Flow vs. Edit 16. The Eleventh Draft 17. Embracing Constraints 30minhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2007/11/design-guy-episode-14-mind-at-odds.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2007/12/design-guy-episode-15-flow-vs-edit.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2007/12/design-guy-episode-16-eleventh-draft.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2007/12/design-guy-episode-17-embracing.html
  • 9. Episodes 18-24 The Elements of Design → The Elements of Design, Pt. I... 18. The Formal Elements of Design: A Foreword 19. Elements: What’s the Point of Line? 20. Elements: Things Are Shaping Up Nicely 20minhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2008/01/design-guy-episode-18-formal-elements.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2008/02/design-guy-episode-19-elements-whats.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2008/03/design-guy-episode-20-elements-things.html
  • 10. Episodes 18-24 The Elements of Design → The Elements of Design, Pt. II... 21. Elements: The Colour of Design 22. Elements: Value-Added Design 23. Elements: Smooth Moves with Texture 24. Elements: Format, the Forgotten Element 24minhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2008/03/design-guy-episode-21-elements-color-of.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2008/03/design-guy-episode-22-elements-value.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2008/04/design-guy-episode-23-elements-smooth.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2008/04/design-guy-episode-24-elements-format.html
  • 11. Episodes 25-28 Balance 25. Balancing Act 26. Symmetrical or Formal Balance 27. Asymmetrical or Informal Balance 28. Balance on Balance 22minhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2008/05/design-guy-episode-25-balancing-act.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2008/05/design-guy-episode-26-symmetrical-or.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2008/05/design-guy-episode-27-asymmetrical-or.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2008/06/design-guy-episode-28-balance-on.html
  • 12. Episodes 29-38 Unity → Gestalt & Perception... 29. Unity: Out of Many, One 30. Seeing Unity (Gestalt) 31. Figure-Ground 32. We’re All Seeking Closure 33. All in the Family (Similarity) 34. Visual Momentum (Continuance) 35. Proximity & Alignment 35minhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2008/07/design-guy-episode-29-unity-out-of-many.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2008/08/design-guy-episode-30-seeing-unity.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2008/08/design-guy-episode-31-figure-ground.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2008/09/design-guy-episode-32-were-all-seeking.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2008/10/design-guy-episode-33-all-in-family.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2008/10/design-guy-episode-34-visual-momentum.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2008/12/design-guy-episode-35-proximity-and.html
  • 13. Episodes 29-38 Unity → Composition... 36. Unity Revisited / Emphasis 37. All the World’s a Stage for Designers 38. Adopt a Negative Attitude 20minhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2009/01/design-guy-episode-36-unity-revisited.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2009/03/design-guy-episode-37-all-worlds-stage.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2009/05/design-guy-episode-38-adopt-negative.html
  • 14. Episodes 39-40 Typography 39. Talking About Type: An Introductory Word 40. Talking About Type: Let Your Voice Be Heard! 14minhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2010/05/design-guy-episode-39-talking-about.htmlhttp://designguyshow.blogspot.co.uk/2010/06/design-guy-episode-40-talking-about.html
  • 15. Bookshelf
  • 16. Slides athttp://slideshare.net/ohellojames@ohellojames #designguypodclub