Colour is one of the essential elements of many branding designs. It can help give an identity personality and warmth, express emotion, communicate messages in an unconscious and subtle way and it can keep or navigate the viewer’s interest, drawing the eye and making elements stand out.
This book explores colour palettes in graphic design that surprise, engage, challenge and grab our attention – the combinations that maybe shouldn’t work but just do. These are palettes that break the established rules and laws we have been taught about colour theory and remind us that colour can be fun as well as meaningful.
Art - Design
The Designer’s Dictionary of Colour
The Designers Dictionary of Color provides an in-depth look at thirty colours key to art and graphic design. Organised by spectrum, in colour-by-colour sections for easy navigation, this book documents each hue with charts showing colour range and palette variations. Chapters detail each colours creative history and cultural associations, with examples of colour use that […]295 SEK
Illustration - Literature
Counterpoint, Issue 23: Failure
Counterpoint is a quarterly independent magazine featuring original writing and amazing illustration. Each issue has a unique theme which contributors respond to with their own ideas, resulting in an eclectic array of quality content. We pride ourselves on showcasing brilliant illustrators alongside the work of the best new writers and journalists. In this issue: This new […]195 SEK
A Century of Colour in Design
In the century since Gerrit Rietveld’s iconic application of primary colours to a wooden chair, the use of colour in home furnishings has developed its own rich history. Departing from the humble finishes of natural timber and neutral metals, the contemporary design marketplace has blossomed in a rainbow of colours. Bright, brash and muted alike, […]249 SEK
Art - Graphic Design - Illustration
Swedish Illustrators and Graphic Designers 2023
Illustratörcentrum är Sveriges största förmedlare av illustratörer och grafiska formgivare. Katalogen presenterar omfångsrikt 257 av dessa på varsitt uppslag, och är utformad som ett verktyg för att hitta…..149 SEK