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Mara Jevera Fulmer

Looking Glass Design is an online Art & Design portfolio and consultancy featuring the work of Mara Jevera Fulmer and associated artists. We welcome the opportunity to discuss your design project or commissioned art work.

LGD Bookstore

These books are great for students or professionals alike. This list is based on textbooks being recommended for current graphic design students at Mott. To be sure you let Amazon.com know that we recommended these titles to you, follow our links to place your order! Do you have some additional recommendations? Email me at: mara@lookinglassdesign.com and I'll look into adding it to our list! Thanks! ~ mjf


Recommended books for Graphic Design students!

ORGANIZED BY MOTT GRAPHIC DESIGN COURSES (UPDATED 10/2008)

ART 121-INTRO TO GD THEORY & PROCESSES | ART 122-GRAPHIC DESIGN SURVEY
ART 133-BASIC ILLUSTRATION |ART 233-ADVANCED ILLUSTRATION
ART 145-INTRO TO COMPUTER-BASED ART | ART 146-TYPOGRAPHY & TYP DESIGN
ART 242-CORPORATE ID & PROMO DESIGN | ART 243-COMM. DESIGN ACROSS CULTURES
ART 245-PUBLICATION DESIGN FOR WEB I | ART 246-SELF PROMOTION & PORTFOLIO
ART 248-GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERNSHIP
ART 249-PUBLICATION DESIGN FOR PRINT II
ART 105/205-DESIGN STUDIO CENTER (STUDIO 205)

ART 121 - INTRO TO GRAPHIC DESIGN
THEORY & PROCESSES

ART 122 - GRAPHIC DESIGN SURVEY

GRAPHIC DESIGN:
THE NEW BASICS

BECOMING A
GRAPHIC DESIGNER

 

MEGG'S HISTORY OF
GRAPHIC DESIGN


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ART 133 - BASIC ILLUSTRATION

ART 233 - ADVANCED ILLUSTRATION

EXPLORING ILLUSTRATION

2008 ARTIST'S &
GRAPHIC DESIGNERS MARKET

(OPTIONAL)
EXPLORING ILLUSTRATION


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ART 145 - INTRO TO COMPUTER-BASED ART
ILLUSTRATOR CS3
VQG

PHOTOSHOP CS3
VQG

GRAPHIC DESIGN:
THE NEW BASICS

 

THE ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR
CS3 WOW! BOOK

ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CS/CS2 WOW! BOOK


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ART 146 - TYPOGRAPHY & TYPE DESIGN

GRAPHIC DESIGN:
THE NEW BASICS

FUNDAMENTALS OF
TYPOGRAPHY

INDESIGN CS3
VQG

 

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ART 242 - CORPORATE IDENTITY & PROMO DESIGN

D.I.Y.: DESIGN IT YOURSELF

GRAPHIC DESIGN
THAT WORKS

FORMS, FOLDS
& SIZES

 

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ART 243 - COMMUNICATION DESIGN ACROSS CULTURES

D.I.Y.: DESIGN IT YOURSELF

FORMS, FOLDS
& SIZES

CITIZEN DESIGNER: PERSPECTIVES ON
DESIGN RESPONSIBILITY


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ART 245 - PUBLICATION DESIGN FOR WEB I

DREAMWEAVER CS3
VQG

FLASH CS3 PROFESSIONAL VQG

   

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ART 246 - SELF-PROMOTION & PORTFOLIO

CAREERS BY DESIGN:
A BUSINESS GUIDE...

GRAPHIC ARTISTS GUILD HANDBOOK...

THE BREAKTHROUGH PORTFOLIO

AIGA PROFESSIONAL PRACTICES HANDBOOK

2008 ARTIST'S & GRAPHIC DESIGNERS MARKET


(OPTIONAL)

FORMS, FOLDS
& SIZES

   

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ART 248 - GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERNSHIP

GRAPHIC DESIGN BUSINESS BOOK


(OPTIONAL)

HOW TO BE A GRAPHIC DESIGNER
WITHOUT LOSING YOUR SOUL


(OPTIONAL)
 

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ART 249 - PUBLICATION DESIGN FOR PRINT II - PRODUCTION TECHNIQUES

INDESIGN CS3
VQG

FORMS, FOLDS
& SIZES

GRID SYSTEMS
PRINCIPALS OF ORGANIZING TYPE


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ART 105/205 DESIGN CENTER STUDIO (aka STUDIO 205)

D.I.Y.: DESIGN IT YOURSELF

FORMS, FOLDS
& SIZES

   

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