Book Design Inspiration Final Type III Project
A TYPOGRAPHIC BOOK: Readings from the field
I am keeping most of my book design inspiration organized on a board on Pinterest. I think it's a great place to get a wide array of inspiration from. Sure there are worn out aesthetics on there, but if you know how to sort of dig around, you can find some really amazing things. I think the key is to not search for what you are looking for, but rather a piece of it.
Follow my board here.
For the content of this book, I want something classic but refreshing. I am thinking large elements of typography interacting with body copy. Mimicking shapes. Folded perspectives. Black and white elements with spots of bold, unexpected color to move the eye along the pages. There is a lot of content so I don't want to suffocate it with complicated imagery. Simple lines, shapes, and just the right colors. Here are a few more pieces of inspiration that I found: