Graphic Design and Print Production Fundamentals
by Wayne Collins, et al.
Publisher: B.C. Open Textbook Project 2015
Number of pages: 196
This textbook -- written by a group of select experts with a focus on different aspects of the design process, from creation to production -- addresses the many steps of creating and then producing physical, printed, or other imaged products that people interact with on a daily basis.
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