InDesign Type and Layout Part 1: Structure and Hierarchies - L6147a

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  • Nigel French

    Nigel French

    Graphic Designer, Photographer, Design Teacher, Nigel French Graphic Design

Good typography is essential to design. It gives your documents visual appeal, makes them more readable, and gains a reader’s trust. In Part 1 of this follow-along lab, join designer, author, artist, and trainer Nigel French as he outlines the wealth of type-specific features in InDesign. Nigel will demonstrate an approach that maximizes both efficiency and creativity that's perfect for intermediate InDesign users to follow along and try it on their own later.

In Part 1, Nigel will cover how to:

  • Create readable, dynamic, and attractive layouts
  • Give your designs structure and hierarchy with grids and the effective use of white space
  • Leverage text wrapping to enhance page layouts

Technical Level: Intermediate

Type: Lab

Category: How To

Track: Graphic Design

Audience: Art/Creative Director, Graphic Designer, Print Designer