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Creative Core Series

The New Riders Creative Core series provides instruction on the fundamental concepts and techniques that all designers must master to become skilled professionals. Each book presents essential principles of design and art through equal parts text and images that visual learners will love. In his own humorous, offbeat, and irreverent style, author Jim Krause reveals just what you need to know to become a better designer. Visual Design, Color for Designers, and Lessons in Typography will give you a solid education in design fundamentals and are sure to stoke a love of design that will inspire you to learn even more.

Slideshow from Author Jim Krause

Lessons In Typography from Jim Krause

Sample Videos

10 Reasons for Color for Designers

10 Reasons for Visual Design

Lessons in Typography, Book & Video Course