A comprehensive and practical guide for students and experienced designers alike, this carefully structured text is illustrated throughout with photographs and diagrams. Featuring examples from various kinds of book, it takes the reader through every aspect of the subject. In addition, there is information on styling the text, an extensive glossary defining editorial, design and production terms, and a further reading list.Blind embossing is any impression made in the cover that does not contain ink or gilt infill. Hand tools are used to make the impressions. Blind-embossed lines, called fillet lines, can be of varying widths and can be rolled into the cover using a heated ... Above The lavishly produced Guide to Ecstacity, illustrating the work.
|Publisher||:||Laurence King Publishing - 2006|