Top 10 Best Books to Read in Graphic Design Techniques - August 2021



Books in graphic designing techniques non-fiction genre encompass visual art creation using words, symbols, numbers, and images. Different graphic designing techniques are used to convey the message in visual art. These techniques include typography that deals with the use of typefaces and fonts. Animations, visual advertising, data storytelling, and playful visual illustrations are also explained in this genre. The main objective of this genre is to assist graphic designers in using the latest and time-saving methods of making visual arts. Here are our top ten recommendations if you are looking for the best books to read in Graphic Design Techniques.

1. You Fucking Got This : Motivational Swear Words Coloring Book: Swear Word Colouring Books for Adults: Swearing Colouring Book Pages for Stress Relief ... Funny Journals and Adult Coloring Books)


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Graphic Design Techniques - August 2021

Relax Your Mind With This Beautiful Sweary Adult Coloring Book . Be Honest, You’ve had a Shitty Day. Work? Neighbors? Pets? Kids? They all love to stress you out. Don’t bottle it up, color what you want to say! With 30 designs , we’ve got any curse, swear, or put down you can imagine, ready to fucking color! Express how you really feel about your boss, bad grades, your neighbor or the DMV. Color your way to less stress! Color to your fucking hearts content! Sit down, relax and color the heck out of this book! Stress Relieving Designs Sweary Words Single-sided Pages Suitable for All Skill Levels Makes A Great Gift

  • Author: Bridget Coloring Press
  • Publisher: Independently published (March 6, 2021)
  • Genre: Arts & Photography, Graphic Design
  • ISBN: 979-8717920988
  • Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.15 x 11 inches

                 

2. The Ultimate Guide to Modern Calligraphy & Hand Lettering for Beginners: Learn to Letter: A Hand Lettering Workbook with Tips, Techniques, Practice Pages, and Projects


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Graphic Design Techniques - August 2021

GIFT IDEAS | CRAFTS & HOBBIES | CALLIGRAPHY Hello there crafty friends of mine! I’m Kristin - mama to the most incredible little human around, graphic designer, hand letterer, and creator of June & Lucy. I love the 4 C’s in my life: cats, coffee, couches, and cooking, and as you can tell from my Instagram captions, I think I am much funnier than I probably am. My goal with this book is to help you avoid the countless months of research, trial and error, and mistakes that I made along the way, by giving you a straight forward, easy to understand explanation of the process behind hand lettering so that you can start your lettering journey with a strong foundation. I can’t wait to see what you beautiful people create! Product Details: Premium matte-finish cover design High quality 60lb (90gsm) paper stock Large format 8.5" x 11.0" (21.5cm x 28cm) pages

  • Author: June & Lucy
  • Publisher: June & Lucy (August 12, 2019)
  • Genre: Arts & Photography, Graphic Design
  • ISBN: 978-1646081493
  • Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.25 x 11 inches

                 

3. 100 Flowers: An Adult Coloring Book with Bouquets, Wreaths, Swirls, Patterns, Decorations, Inspirational Designs, and Much More!


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Graphic Design Techniques - August 2021

2021 Gift Ideas | 100 Unique Images Enjoy beautiful flowers and simple designs with this relaxing coloring book from bestselling publishing brand, Jade Summer. Our 100 Flowers coloring book is a wonderful way to show your love of flowers while your stress fades away. Each design features simple elements which allow you to effortlessly fill pages with any of your favorite colors. We have included many popular types of flowers and arrangements, so you will always have plenty to color! You get to color a variety of fun flowers, including roses, daisies, tulips, orchids, sunflowers, violets, and many more. We also included mandala-style flower designs and various other objects which make the flowers into decorations. You can color each flower design with realistic colors or let your imagination run wild and use whichever colors you choose! Why You Will Love this Book Relaxing Coloring Pages. Every page you color will pull you into a relaxing world where your responsibilities will seem to fade away... Beautiful Illustrations. We’ve included 100 unique images for you to express your creativity and make masterpieces. Which colors will you choose for this book? Single-sided Pages. Every image is placed on its own black-backed page to reduce the bleed-through problem found in other coloring books. Great for All Skill Levels. You can color every page however you want and there is no wrong way to color (even if you are a beginner). About Jade Summer 100+ Coloring Books. Explore the entire Jade Summer collection and find an amazing book for your next coloring adventure. As a Jade Summer fan, you have access to books in a variety of popular themes, including animals, mandalas, fantasy, inspirational, and many more! 6,500+ 5-star Amazon Reviews. Jade Summer is one of the premier coloring book brands and a frequent bestseller on Amazon. When you buy a Jade Summer coloring book, you know it's a product you'll love. Fun Online Community. Our fun, friendly, and supportive community on social media is an entertaining way to view completed pages from other Jade Summer fans, meet other colorists, and share your masterpieces with the world. Buy Now & Relax... Scroll to the top of this page and click the Add to Cart button. Know someone who loves to color? Make them smile by getting them a copy too! Coloring books make wonderful gifts. Which gifts will you need soon? Buy now and have your gifts ready in advance. Coloring books are great for any holiday or special occasion. Christmas Gifts, Stocking Stuffers Easter Baskets, Gift Bags Family Vacations & Travel Birthday & Anniversary Presents Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day Build your Jade Summer collection. Shop for our coloring books on Amazon. Simply use the Jade Summer link near the top of this page.

  • Author: Jade Summer
  • Publisher: Independently published (January 16, 2020)
  • Genre: Arts & Photography, Graphic Design
  • ISBN: 978-1661264109
  • Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.47 x 11 inches

                 

4. Paint by Sticker: Create 12 Masterpieces One Sticker at a Time!


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Graphic Design Techniques - August 2021

Introducing a compelling new activity for crafters and artists, doodlers and coloring book enthusiasts of all ages. Paint by Sticker includes everything you need to create twelve vibrant, full-color “paintings.” The images—including sunflowers, a fox, a hummingbird in mid-flight, two boats on the water—are rendered in “low-poly,” a computer graphics style that creates a 3-D effect. As in paint-by-number, each template is divided into dozens of spaces, each with a number that corresponds to a particular colored sticker. Find the sticker, peel it, and place it in the right space. Add the next, and the next, and the next—it’s an activity that’s utterly absorbing as you watch a “painting” emerge from a flat black-and-white illustration to a dazzling image with color, body, spirit. The pages are perforated for easy removal, making it simple to frame the completed images.

  • Author: Workman Publishing
  • Publisher: Workman Publishing Company; Stk edition (April 5, 2016)
  • Genre: Arts & Photography, Graphic Design
  • ISBN: 978-0761187233
  • Dimensions: 9.2 x 0.6 x 12.4 inches

                 

5. Adult Coloring Book: Stress Relieving Animal Designs


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Graphic Design Techniques - August 2021

50 ANIMAL PATTERNS TO COLOR | From MantraCraft, creator of best-selling coloring books. This adult coloring book from MantraCraft has over 50 animal patterns and provides hours of stress relief through creative expression. It features small and big creatures from forests, oceans, deserts and grasslands. Designs range in complexity and detail from beginner to expert-level.  You will Love this Coloring Book. It offers: Stress Relieving Designs that are Great for Relaxation.  Each coloring page is designed to provide calmness and relaxation as you channelize your energies for creative expression. Beautiful Artwork and Designs.  Well-crafted illustrations and designs that lay the groundwork for you to create your own frame-worthy masterpieces.   High Resolution Printing.  Each image is printed in high resolution to offer crisp, sharp designs that enable trouble free coloring and high quality display. Single-sided Pages.  Every image is printed on a single-sided page, so that you can use a broad variety of coloring choices without fearing bleed through. Moreover, single-side pages can be framed to display your masterpieces. Suitable for All Skill Levels.  This coloring book offers a broad variety of designs suited for all skill levels - ranging from beginner to expert level. A Great Gift.  Coloring books make a wonderful gift and MantraCraft coloring books are frequently one of the most gifted items. About MantraCraft MantraCraft creates a wide range of coloring books that help you relax, unwind, and express your creativity. Explore the entire MantraCraft collection to find your next coloring adventure. Buy Now & Relax.  Scroll to the top of the page and click the  Add to Cart  button.

  • Author: MantraCraft
  • Publisher: New Castle P&P (January 26, 2018)
  • Genre: Arts & Photography, Graphic Design
  • ISBN: 978-1945710797
  • Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.25 x 11 inches

                 



6. 100 Amazing Patterns: An Adult Coloring Book with Fun, Easy, and Relaxing Coloring Pages


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Graphic Design Techniques - August 2021

2021 Gift Ideas | 100 Unique Images Enjoy relaxing patterns with this fantastic coloring book from bestselling publishing brand, Jade Summer. Our 100 Amazing Patterns coloring book is an incredible collection of relaxing and easy-to-color patterns. Enjoy the symmetrical and simple beauty of lovely flowers, elegant floral patterns, fun geometric shapes, adorable animals, and much more! With 100 different patterns to color and a variety of themes, you will always have something different to color. If you love mandala coloring books, then you will love this reimagined mandala experience. We have combined the symmetrical beauty of mandalas with the enjoyment of coloring “full-frame” images. By eliminating the whitespace commonly found in mandala books, we have given you even more to color! Why You Will Love this Book Relaxing Coloring Pages. Every page you color will pull you into a relaxing world where your responsibilities will seem to fade away... Beautiful Illustrations. We’ve included 100 unique images for you to express your creativity and make masterpieces. Which colors will you choose for this book? Single-sided Pages. Every image is placed on its own black-backed page to reduce the bleed-through problem found in other coloring books. Great for All Skill Levels. You can color every page however you want and there is no wrong way to color (even if you are a beginner). About Jade Summer 100+ Coloring Books. Explore the entire Jade Summer collection and find an amazing book for your next coloring adventure. As a Jade Summer fan, you have access to books in a variety of popular themes, including animals, mandalas, fantasy, inspirational, and many more! 6,500+ 5-star Amazon Reviews. Jade Summer is one of the premier coloring book brands and a frequent bestseller on Amazon. When you buy a Jade Summer coloring book, you know it's a product you'll love. Fun Online Community. Our fun, friendly, and supportive community on social media is an entertaining way to view completed pages from other Jade Summer fans, meet other colorists, and share your masterpieces with the world. Buy Now & Relax... Scroll to the top of this page and click the Add to Cart button. Know someone who loves to color? Make them smile by getting them a copy too! Coloring books make wonderful gifts. Which gifts will you need soon? Buy now and have your gifts ready in advance. Coloring books are great for any holiday or special occasion. Christmas Gifts, Stocking Stuffers Easter Baskets, Gift Bags Family Vacations & Travel Birthday & Anniversary Presents Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day Build your Jade Summer collection. Shop for our coloring books on Amazon. Simply use the Jade Summer link near the top of this page.

  • Author: Jade Summer
  • Publisher: Independently published (July 15, 2019)
  • Genre: Arts & Photography, Graphic Design
  • ISBN: 978-1079520019
  • Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.47 x 11 inches

                 

7. Brain Games - Sticker by Number: Animals


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Graphic Design Techniques - August 2021

Keep your brain engaged while creating fun, beautiful art, with Sticker by Number Animals ! As in color or paint-by-number, each design is divided into dozens of spaces. Each space has number that corresponds to a sticker. Find the sticker, peel it, and place it in the right space. Watch as a full colored image emerges from the original unfinished illustration. Includes 28 animal images that range from easy to hard. Images range in difficulty. Spiral binding and perforated pages make it easy to use! Made for adults but kids can enjoy as well! 8 x 10 inch pages. ** The images in this book also appear in  Brain Games - Sticker by Number: Animals (2 Books in 1) , 156 pages - ISBN-13: 9781645580355 **

  • Author: Publications International Ltd.
  • Publisher: Publications International, Ltd. (August 1, 2017)
  • Genre: Arts & Photography, Graphic Design
  • ISBN: 978-1680229004
  • Dimensions: 8.88 x 0.75 x 10 inches

                 

8. Steal Like an Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Graphic Design Techniques - August 2021

Unlock your creativity. An inspiring guide to creativity in the digital age, Steal Like an Artist presents ten transformative principles that will help readers discover their artistic side and build a more creative life .   Nothing is original, so embrace influence, school yourself through the work of others, remix and reimagine to discover your own path. Follow interests wherever they take you—what feels like a hobby may turn into you life’s work. Forget the old cliché about writing what you know: Instead, write the book you want to read, make the movie you want to watch .   And finally, stay Smart, stay out of debt, and risk being boring in the everyday world so that you have the space to be wild and daring in your imagination and your work .  “Brilliant and real and true.”—Rosanne Cash

  • Author: Austin Kleon
  • Publisher: Workman Publishing; 1st edition (February 28, 2012)
  • Genre: Arts & Photography, Graphic Design
  • ISBN: 978-0761169253
  • Dimensions: 6 x 0.56 x 6.06 inches

                 

9. NIV, Beautiful Word Bible, Updated Edition, Peel/Stick Bible Tabs, Cloth over Board, Floral, Red Letter, Comfort Print: 600+ Full-Color Illustrated Verses


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Graphic Design Techniques - August 2021

Be drawn into God’s Word through a fresh, creative expression of Scripture. Now refreshed with 100 additional illustrated verses, newly added peel and stick Bible book tabs, and a highly readable typeface, the  NIV Beautiful Word™ Bible, Updated Edition  offers a one-of-a-kind visual treatment of Scripture for a more beautiful quiet time.  Find even more beauty in the Word of God as you discover wisdom to sustain you in every season. Be drawn into the splendor of God’s Word with colorful, illustrated verse art and uplifting imagery that complements Scripture. As you reflect, fill the wide margins of this journaling Bible with your thoughts, journals, and artwork.  The  NIV Beautiful Word Bible  is also updated with the exclusive Zondervan NIV Comfort Print ®  for smooth reading. Expertly designed specifically to be used for the New International Version (NIV) text, Comfort Print offers an easier reading experience that complements the most widely read modern-English Bible translation.  Features:  Complete text of the accurate, readable, and clear New International Version (NIV) 600 full-color illustrated verses, including 100 new illustrations by Lindsay Letters, Jay & Kristi Smith, and Paige Firnberg Peel and stick Bible book tabs  Wide margins and high-quality paper for notes, journal entries, or artwork Single-column format Index of illustrated Scripture passages by artist Words of Jesus in red Satin ribbon marker Cloth over board cover lays flat when open Exclusive Zondervan NIV Comfort Print typeface 9.9-point print size

  • Author: Zondervan
  • Publisher: Zondervan; Illustrated edition (October 8, 2019)
  • Genre: Arts & Photography, Graphic Design
  • ISBN: 978-0310453420
  • Dimensions: 7 x 2 x 8.75 inches

                 

10. Country Summer: An Adult Coloring Book with 50 Detailed Images of Charming Country Scenes, Beautiful Rustic Landscapes, and Lovable Farm Animals


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Graphic Design Techniques - August 2021

Enjoy a variety of charming designs with this country coloring book from bestselling publishing brand, Jade Summer. Our Country Summer coloring book is the perfect choice for anyone who enjoys detailed designs , prefers plenty of variety , and needs to relax! We have included 50 unique designs with traditional country scenes, old fashioned decor, and many of your favorite farm animals! This book will keep you busy for hours and there will always be something fun to color . Each hand-drawn illustration was specially crafted with a heartwarming style and many fun details to color. Each page is a journey into the country lifestyle and will bring you back to the good old days! You get to color everything you love about the country, including old barns, flower gardens, home baked desserts, farm animals, vintage trucks, rustic decor, and so much more! This coloring book makes a wonderful gift for anyone and is great for birthdays, Easter, Christmas, Mother’s Day, and any special occasion . Buy Now Scroll to the top of this page and use the Add to Cart button.

  • Author: Jade Summer
  • Publisher: Independently published (June 22, 2021)
  • Genre: Arts & Photography, Graphic Design
  • ISBN: 979-8525057685
  • Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.25 x 11 inches