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Title: Basic Design Principles


1
Basic Design Principles
  • Unlocking the Secrets to Creating Professional
    Documents

2
The Four Basic Principles of Design
  • Proximity
  • Alignment
  • Repetition
  • Contrast

3
Proximity
  • Group related items together.
  • Move them physically close to each other
  • Separate items or groups of information that are
    not related to each other

4
Melinda H. Kelly
832-249-5400
Strack Intermediate Art Team
18207 S. Kuykendahl Klein,
TX 77379
Bad example
5
Melinda H. Kelly
Strack IntermediateArt Team
18207 S. Kuykendahl Klein, TX 77379 832-249-5400
6
Alignment
  • Organize and visually tie all elements together
  • Nothing should be placed arbitrarily
  • Every item should have a visual connection with
    something else on the page
  • Invisible lines connect items if they are
    aligned

7
Alignment - types
  • Centered
  • Ragged left
  • Ragged right
  • Justified

8
Melinda H. Kelly
Strack IntermediateArt Team
18207 S. Kuykendahl Klein, TX 77379 832-249-5400
9
Repetition
  • Repeat some aspect of the design throughout
  • Repetition can be thought of as consistency

10
Strack IntermediateArt Team
Melinda H. Kelly
18207 S. Kuykendahl Klein, TX 77379 832-249-5400
11
Contrast
  • Have contrast not conflict
  • Dont be a wimp!
  • Robin Williams

12
Melinda H. Kelly
Strack IntermediateArt Team
18207 S. KuykendahlKlein, TX 77379 832.249.5400
13
Additional Design Examples
  • Proximity and Alignment
  • Repetition and Contrast

14
  • Robin Williams is the author of many great books
    related to desktop publishing and design. For
    this presentation information was pulled from the
    following books.
  • The Mac is Not a Typewriter
  • The Non-designers Design Book
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