Apr 20, 2010

Illustration School : Magical Color Selection

The 4th book in the "Illustration School" series focuses on "colors", the theme which many readers have requested. The popular illustrator Sachiko Umoto's lesson on "magical color selection" shows you how to enjoy colors and express your feelings with colors, with cute illustrations and simple coloring exercises. Adults and children can equally learn how to use colors through this book. It will also help you to use colors tastefully.

The Author: Sachiko Umoto
Price: 1,200 yen + tax (ISBN: 978-4-86100-715-6)
Format: 160 x 200 mm, 112 pages (Full color), Softcover with Jacket
Release Date: 20th April 2010
Language: Japanese
*The book has been translated into Taiwanese, Korean, Chinese.

Design Scenery

This book features around 10 years' writing from the column "what design can do" in the magazine Web Designing. The designer Yasuhito Nagahara has been observing a changing society, new trends of design technology and other topics from his professional point of view, from 2001 to 2009. He comments on historical phenomena from various genres including graphic, image, typography, book design, web design, interaction, and art.

The author: Yasuhito Nagahara
Price:2,500 yen + tax, (ISBN:978-4-86100-704-0)
Fprmat: 148 x 210 mm, 416 pages (1C: 408p/ 4C: 16p), Softcover with Jacket
Language: japanese / Release Date: 12th April 2010