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Chip Kidd, Graphic Designer at Alfred A. Knopf

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10 Lessons (1h 13m)
    • 1. Trailer

      1:14
    • 2. History of Book Design

      9:54
    • 3. Typography, Content, and Form

      9:06
    • 4. Homage

      9:22
    • 5. Inspiration: Brazzaville Beach

      8:21
    • 6. Inspiration: Savage Art

      7:39
    • 7. Series Design

      9:54
    • 8. Managing & Preparing for Rejection

      7:44
    • 9. Conclusion

      9:25
    • 10. Explore Design on Skillshare

      0:37
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Project Description

Reimagine the cover of your favorite book!

Upload an image of the original book cover and a photo of your final design, as well as any concepts, sketches, or research you did for your project to the Project Gallery. We can’t wait to see what you make!

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