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100 Habits of Successful Freelance Designers: Insider Secrets for Working Smart & Staying Creative

Good habits are found in every part of the design process, from promoting yourself well in order to land the client, to working with that client, to achieving the desired results on press. 100 Habits of Successful Freelance Designers reveals solutions from a wide range of freelance designers whose years of experience have helped them find not only the most creative solutions for their clients’ design needs, but also the most successful solutions. This book also focuses on the daily habits that inspire these designers to stay creative and business strategies to be successful when working on your own…

Submitted:May 22, 2009
Author:Steve Gordon Jr.
Brand:Rockport Publishers
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Category:Graphic Design
3 diggs • 0 comments • May 22, 2009

100 Habits of Successful Freelance Designers

Good habits are found in every part of the design process, from promoting yourself well in order to land the client, to working with that client, to achieving the desired results on press

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Urban Paper: 26 Designer Toys to Cut Out and Build

Join the Papertoy Revolution!

This is a collection of 26 of the coolest designer paper toys in existence, ready to be cut out and built. Each papertoy has step-by-step instructions, complete with easy-to-use diagrams, so even a novice will be able to make amazing papertoys with the help of a pair of scissors and a few dabs of glue.

Interviews with contributors such as Shin Tanaka, Ben the Illustrator, NiceBunny, Cubotoy and Kenn Munk are included. You?ll find out more about where their ideas came from?and they might even inspire you to create your own papertoy! In addition, there is a foreword by Andy Heng from www.toysrevil.net…

Submitted:Oct 10, 2008
Author:Matt Hawkins
Brand:How
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Category:Graphic Design
3 diggs • 0 comments • Oct 10, 2008

Urban Paper Book - How To Make Your Own Paper Toys

Hip designers will love this collection of 25 paper toys ready to be cut out and built. This fun project book includes step-by-step instructions, diagrams, and a section about how to design your own paper toys from scratch. Plus, a bonus CD-ROM features patterns for all 25 toys and even more templates to print out. Complete with interviews from the

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Ships of the Line (Star Trek)

They dared to risk it all in a skiff of reeds or leather, on a ship of wood or steel, knowing the only thing between them and certain death was their ship. To explore, to seek out what lay beyond the close and comfortable, every explorer had to embrace danger. And as they did so, what arose was a mystical bond, a passion for the ships that carried them. From the very first time humans dared to warp the fabric of space, escaping from the ashes of the third World War, they also created ships. These vessels have become the icons of mankind's desire to rise above the everyday, to seek out and make the unknown known…

Submitted:Jul 17, 2006
Brand:Star Trek
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Category:Graphic Design
2 diggs • 0 comments • Jul 17, 2006

Star Trek: Ships of the Line (Hardcover)

Eighty-seven unique and dazzling calendar images created by some of Star Trek's most talented effects artists, collected for the first time in one handsome hardcover volume and spanning every era of the Star Trek mythos. Whoever buys Star Trek: Ships of the Line calendar can finally have all the images over the years in one book!Text by Mike Okuda

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Absolut Sequel.: The Absolut Advertising Story Continues

Absolut Sequel is the eagerly anticipated follow-up to the New York Times bestseller, Absolut Book. This companion volume provides a definitive illustrated history of the last ten years of one of the most successful ad campaigns in history. Since Absolut Book's release, the Absolut advertising campaign has broadened its scope from movies to websites and gone global with its international reach. The clever ads found in Absolut Sequel are organized into themes including Cities, Artists, Writers, Album Covers, Collectors, Movies, and the Internet…

Submitted:Nov 23, 2005
Author:Richard W. Lewis
Brand:Periplus Editions
Total comments:0
Category:Graphic Design
8 diggs • 0 comments • Nov 23, 2005

Amazon has new ProductWiki feature

Apparently now on Amazon.com, every item has its own Wiki about halfway down the page. Completely user-edited, it operates like a watered-down version of the Wikipedia we know and love.

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