Stop Stealing Sheep & Find Out How Type Works, Third Edition (3rd Edition) (Graphic Design & Visual Communication Courses)
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Erik Spiekermann
- Publish Date: 2013-12-23
After two decades as one of the worldâs best-selling books on designing with type â including editions in Korean, German, Russian, Portuguese, and Polish âÂ Stop Stealing SheepÂ & find out how type worksÂ continues to educate, entertain, and enlighten design students and type lovers around the globe.
In this third edition, acclaimed type designerÂ Erik Spiekermann brings his type classic fullyÂ up to date on mobile and web typography. He also includes scores of new visual examples on howÂ to effectively communicate with type and a full selection of new typefaces that are used and referenced throughout the book.
If you use type â and these days, almost everyone does â Spiekermannâs engaging, common-sense style will help you understand how to look at type, work with type, chooseÂ the best typeface for your message, and express yourself more effectively through design. Compact, yet rich with anecdotes and visual examples, the handbookâs multilayered design not only makes for a fun, fast read; it alsoÂ invites exploration, ensuring you learn something new each and every time you open it up. Â