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Materials, process, print: creative solutions for graphic design

Materials, process, print: creative solutions for graphic design

Mason, Daniel, 1941-

Functioning as a handbook for reference & a highly illustrated source of ideas & creative solutions, this book suggests fresh approaches & new ways of thinking for designers working in graphic design & packaging, & will also be of interest to product designers & anyone who commissions design in these fields

Paperback, Book. English.
Published London: Laurence King, 2007
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Statement of responsibility: Daniel Mason ; print case studies by Angharad Lewis, Daniel Mason and Caroline Roberts
ISBN: 1856695107, 9781856695107
Note: Includes index.
Physical Description: 208 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Subject: Graphic arts Equipment and supplies.; Graphic arts Case studies.; Graphic arts Technique.; Graphic arts.


  1. Introduction
  2. Materials
  3. Acrylic
  4. Bible paper
  5. Book cloth
  6. Colored paper
  7. Cork
  8. Corrugated cardboard
  9. Felt
  10. Flexible PVC
  11. Grey board
  12. High-density foam
  13. Leather
  14. Metal
  15. Mirri-board
  16. Newsprint
  17. Papers
  18. Polyproylene
  19. Polystyrene
  20. Rigid PVC
  21. Rubber
  22. Self-adhesive
  23. Synthetic papers
  24. Tyvek
  25. Velcro
  26. Wood
  27. Process
  28. Binding
  29. Carton making
  30. Closures
  31. Die cutting
  32. Die stamping
  33. Dip moulding
  34. Flexography
  35. Foil blocking
  36. HF welding
  37. Injection moulding
  38. Inks
  39. Pulp packaging
  40. Rigid-box making
  41. Screen printing
  42. Thermoforming
  43. Thermography
  44. Case studies
  45. Index
  46. Picture Credits
  47. Acknowledgements
  48. Case studies included
  49. Noting Absence (Anna Blessmann and Peter Saville)
  50. The Elusive Truth! (Jason Beard)
  51. Nike iD dossier (Baby)
  52. TG24 and TG+ (Peter Christopherson, Throbbing Gristle and Paul A. Taylor)
  53. Disney DVD (Hideki Inaba)
  54. Makri jewellery packaging (Spin)
  55. Martina Salzberger: Arbeiten (Ingo Offermans)
  56. Marc Atlan Design, Inc. business card (Marc Atlan Design, Inc.)
  57. Italian Cultural Institute London Programme (Brighten the Corners)
  58. 365: AIGA Year in Design 24 (COMA Amsterdam)
  59. Damien Hirst Print Transit Box
  60. GE Imagination Notebook (Giampietro +Smith)
  61. Re-shuffle: Notions of an Itinerant Museum (Project Projects)
  62. The Shadow of the Official Artworks (mo'design Inc.)
  63. Undercover Jun Takahashi (Communion W)
  64. MoslBuddJewChristHinDao (Elternhaus)
  65. Krink Ink (Alife)
  66. Taboca Presentation Box (The Kitchen)
  67. River Island Games Box (Saturday)
  68. What's Good? book and DVD set (AllRightsReserved Ltd)
  69. Janvier Digital Lab identity (Laurent Fetis)
  70. Below the Fold journal (Winterhouse Institute)
  71. ThreeasFour identity (Stiletto nyc)
  72. Rumors (Morality of Objects)
  73. Ryoji Ikeda CD (Angela Lorenz)
  74. The Brick (Hugh Brown)
  75. The Japanese Box (Karl Lagerfeld and Gerhard Steidl)
  76. The Backpack Project poster (Juliette Cezzar)
  77. Kaws Bendy packaging (Kaws)
  78. Le Garage poster (Graphic Thought Facility)
  79. Devil's Advocate CD, Dave Clarke (Tom Hingston Studio)
  80. Sketch Look Book (Ich & Kar)
  81. Enemy & Lovers packaging, Scratch Massive (Pierre-Francois Letue)
  82. North Face: Unlimited CD (Saturday)
  83. Conversations Volume 1 (Ich & Kar and SpMillot)
  84. Architecture and Interiors catalogue, Royal College of Art (EricandMarie)
  85. Pura Seda magazine (Albert Folch Studio)
  86. Space Cake, Chanel Haute Couture DVD (Pierre-Francois Letue)
  87. Marshall McLuhan Unbound (onlab)
  88. The One Weekend Book Series: Graphic Tourism Since Two Thousand And Three (
  89. Visvim product packaging (CUBISM inc.)
  90. Hotel exhibition cards (Paul Hetherington)
  91. Family Tree: A Taxonomy of Song, Bjork
  92. (M/M)
  93. Scratch and Sniff EP, Future Loop Foundation (Big Active)
  94. The Vanity of Allegory catalogue (Sagmeister Inc.)
  95. Famous Issue 6, 'Unofficial Identities' (Event 10 and Tsunami-Addiction)
  96. Ladies and Gentlemen we are Floating in Space CD, Spiritualized (Farrow Design/Spaceman)
  97. Werk No.12 Guerrillazine
  98. Werk No.13 Jan de Cock (Work).