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Basic elements of Graphic Design

Line The first and most basic element of design is line. In drawing, a line is the stroke of the pen or pencil but in graphic design, it’s any two connected points. Lines are useful for dividing space and drawing the eye to a specific location. For example, think about how a magazine uses lines… Continue reading Basic elements of Graphic Design

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As a noun the word ‘design’ is used in the following ways

‘Design’ as a drawing or a preliminary sketch. ‘Design’ as a graphic representation, especially a detailed plan for construction or manufacturing, such as an architectural plan of a building.  ‘Design’ as a purposeful or inventive arrangement of parts or details as elegant design of an aeroplane.  ‘Design’ as a decorative or an artistic work or… Continue reading As a noun the word ‘design’ is used in the following ways

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Graphic Art

The word ‘Graphic’ has been derived from the Greek word Graphikos. It stands for writing, drawing (pictorial or symbolic rather than verbal) and ‘Art’ meaning skill applied to a production of beauty or to a work of creative imagination.  In general, the phrase ‘graphic art’ covers a large number of activities from designing logos to… Continue reading Graphic Art

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INTRODUCTION TO GRAPHIC DESIGN

When we look around we find that we are surrounded by a number of pictures, photos and images. These visuals are various forms of graphic design. Graphic design is part of our daily life from simple things such as postal stamps to huge hoardings and advertisements on clothes, etc. Graphic design makes it easier to… Continue reading INTRODUCTION TO GRAPHIC DESIGN