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Making the Most of It: Designing Well Despite Deprivation

These smart design strategies will help you maintain your sanity and your standards when you're resource-strapped on a project.

1. Introduction (1:58)

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction (1:58) 1:58 FREE!
  2. Strategies for Lean Times (6:48) 6:48 FREE!
  3. Organize Your Workflow Online (4:20) 4:20 FREE!
  4. Print Production Tips for Designers (6:16) 6:16 FREE!
  5. Low-Cost Image Sourcing (4:02) 4:02 FREE!
  6. Design > Sum of Its Parts (4:47) 4:47 FREE!
  7. Typography to the Rescue! (4:14) 4:14 FREE!
  8. Terrific Templates (2:31) 2:31 FREE!
  9. Conclusion & References (1:55) 1:55 FREE!

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These smart design strategies will help you maintain your sanity and your standards when you're resource-strapped on a project. Angela Riechers offers both practical modalities and inspirational examples of scaled-back yet beautiful design, as well as handy time-management suggestions.

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Angela Riechers
Angela Riechers is an art director, educator, and consultant with fifteen years of professional experience designing national magazines including More , O at Home, the New York Times T Magazine, and Harper's . Her writing appears online on the AIGA Voice and Design Observer. She has taught numerous graphic design courses at the City College of New York and the School of Visual Arts. Angela's work has been recognized by the Society of Publication Designers and the Art Director's Club, and was featured in the The Speck Report: A Curious Collection of Uncommon Things. She is a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, and lives in Brooklyn with her husband and two sons while studying for a master's degree in Design Criticism at SVA.