Layout is the fundamental element underlying any design project of any kind. When undertaking a new project, the first thing that must be decided on is the layout. Organised so as to encourage creativity, serendipitous discovery, and inspiration, "The Layout Book" is a great guide for both amateur and professional designers. The book includes techniques that can be used to enhance any layout, as well as insights into the factors that helped make each layout an effective piece. The styles covered in the volume range from traditional to cutting edge, and will enable any designer to become a more creative thinker and produce fantastic work.