The Visual Design Primeris a user-friendly textbook for beginning graphic communication designers. The book explains, demonstrates, and dissects the world of design. It discusses design history, practical applications, and procedures for entering the field. Information is presented using text, visuals, and step-by-step examples, which include rough thumbnails, revised layouts and completed designs. Using a wide variety of illustrations, The Visual Design Primerdemonstrates design techniques and processes in a practical, easy-to-follow style.Wheeler, Susan G. is the author of 'Visual Design Primer', published 2001 under ISBN 9780130280701 and ISBN 0130280704.