From three design partners at Google Ventures, a unique five day process for solving tough problems using design, prototyping, and testing ideas with customers The startups that Google Ventures invest in face big questions every day Where s the most important place to focus your effort, and how do
In her design book, Homebody A Guide To Creating Spaces You Never Want to Leave, Joanna Gaines walks you through how to create a home that reflects the personalities and stories of the people who live there This comprehensive guide will help you assess your priorities and your instincts, as well a
The Secret Lives of Colour tells the unusual stories of seventy five fascinating shades, dyes and hues From blonde to ginger, the brown that changed the way battles were fought to the white that protected against the plague, Picasso s blue period to the charcoal on the cave walls at Lascaux, acid y
A fun and fabulous take on the art of making mistakes Erik Kessels celebrates imperfection and failure and shows why they are an essential part of the creative process Failed it celebrates the power of mistakes and shows how they can enrich the creative process This is part photobook and part gu
Packed with the signature can do attitude that makes beloved artist Danny Gregory a creativity guru to thousands across the globe, this unique guide serves up a hearty helping of inspiration For aspiring artists who want to draw and paint but just can t seem to find time in the day, Gregory offers
Bestselling author and creativity expert Jeff Goins dismantles the myth that being creative is a hindrance to success by revealing how an artistic temperament is in fact a competitive advantage in the marketplace For centuries, the myth of the starving artist has dominated our culture, seeping into
Broad Strokes: 15 Women Who Made Art and Made History (in That Order) (Gifts for Artists, Inspirational Books, Gifts for Creatives)
Historically, major women artists have been excluded from the mainstream art canon Aligned with the resurgence of feminism in pop culture, Broad Strokes offers an entertaining corrective to that omission Art historian Bridget Quinn delves into the lives and careers of 15 brilliant female artists i
From award winning artist and author Christoph Niemann comes a collection of witty illustrations and.
The Field Guide is a fully illustrated introduction to human centered design, an approach that problem solvers all over the world have used to tackle the challenges of poverty It s also the evolution of the HCD Toolkit, a fantastic resource that has been purchased or downloaded 141,000 times.
Articulating Design Decisions: Communicate with Stakeholders, Keep Your Sanity, and Deliver the Best User Experience
Every designer has had to justify designs to non designers, yet most lack the ability to explain themselves in a way that is compelling and fosters agreement The ability to effectively articulate design decisions is critical to the success of a project, because the most articulate person often wins
Art, Inc.: The Essential Guide for Building Your Career as an Artist (Art Books, Gifts for Artists, Learn The Artist's Way of Thinking)
You don t have to starve to be an artist Build a career doing what you love In this practical guide, professional artist Lisa Congdon reveals the many ways you can earn a living by making art through illustration, licensing, fine art sales, print sales, teaching, and beyond Including industry adv