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Poïesis

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Poïesis, a noun originated from the ancient Greek verb ποιεῖν (poiein), is referred to as the act of making or production. It appeared in the work of many ancient Greek philosophers, and its analysis by contemporary theorists has been...

Narrative

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...The term narrative is used by designers of all kinds, across every stage of the design process, and in the interpretation of the final object by users, historians, and theorists. Its meaning can be loosely defined as a story or coherent...

Action Research

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Action research is research done with the people in the action of the events and issues that are of value to them. Action research examines the actions and reactions of participants, with both researchers and participants actively engaged...

Blind Embossing and Debossing

The Visual Dictionary of Pre-Press & Production

AVA Publishing, 2010

eBook

...Pictured is a blind emboss cover created by To The Point for Evolvence Capital.The process of stamping a metal die into a substrate to produce a decorative raised or indented surface. A blind emboss or deboss is essentially the naked...

Thermography

Gavin Ambrose

Gavin Ambrose is an author, educator and practicing graphic designer whose client base includes the art sector, galleries, publishers and advertising agencies. He has written and designed numerous books on graphic design, branding and packaging. He currently teaches the Graphic Design BA at the University of Brighton. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Paul Harris

Paul Harris is a freelance writer and editor. His work has appeared extensively in magazines and journals in both the US and the UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Visual Dictionary of Graphic Design

AVA Publishing SA, 2007

eBook

...An in-line print finishing process that produces raised characters. It is achieved by depositing thermographic powder onto offset printed paper while the ink is still wet. The powder sticks to the wet ink and fuses to it when the substrate...

Design Consultancies

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...A Design Consultancy is an organization that researches, plans, directs, and creates design services for its clients. The scope of design consultancy services varies based on the qualifications of its professionally trained and, often...

Die cut

Gavin Ambrose

Gavin Ambrose is an author, educator and practicing graphic designer whose client base includes the art sector, galleries, publishers and advertising agencies. He has written and designed numerous books on graphic design, branding and packaging. He currently teaches the Graphic Design BA at the University of Brighton. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Paul Harris

Paul Harris is a freelance writer and editor. His work has appeared extensively in magazines and journals in both the US and the UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Visual Dictionary of Typography

AVA Publishing SA, 2010

eBook

...A print-finishing process whereby part of the substrate is cut away using a steel die. Mainly used for decorative purposes, a die cut can be used to enhance the visual impact of type within a design. When die cutting type it is important...

Variable Data Printing

The Visual Dictionary of Pre-Press & Production

AVA Publishing, 2010

eBook

...A PRINTING PROCESS THAT INVOLVES PARTS OF THE DESIGN BEING ALTERED WITH EACH IMPRESSION. VARIABLE DATA PRINTING TYPICALLY INCLUDES PRINTING DIFFERENT NAMES, ADDRESSES OR SERIAL NUMBERS ON DOCUMENTS SUCH AS INVITES, RAFFLE TICKETS OR DIRECT...

Design Practice

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...The practice of design is the principal activity of design professionals, and the term practice is often used to distinguish between the noun design and the verb to design. While the type of design practiced may vary, there are some key...

Printing

The Visual Dictionary of Pre-Press & Production

AVA Publishing, 2010

eBook

...A process that applies ink or varnish from a printing plate or screen, which contains an image, on to a substrate. There are four main processes used in the commercial printing industry: offset lithography, gravure, letterpress and screen...