2D Design Course Supply List

If you’re a student in my class at UCLA Extension or ArtCenter Extension, you can use these links to find items and purchase online, and so save some search time. You are not required to obtain your gear through these links. Disclosure: The Amazon links are affiliate links. 

Required Textbook

Design Basics by Stephen Pentak and David Lauer (9th edition)
ISBN: 978-1285858227

ebook available at this link

Alternative Required Textbook

This text is a substitute for the version above. Don’t get both.

Design Basics 2D & 3D by Stephen Pentak, Richard Roth, David A. Lauer (8th edition)

Recommended Books

Worthy tomes to start or add to your design library. 

Geometry of Design by Kimberly Elam (2nd edition)

Grid Systems by Joseph Müller-Brockmann

The Vignelli Canon by Massimo Vignelli

Design: The Definitive Visual Guide (cultural history) by DK

Places to Buy Art and Drafting Supplies

https://www.jerrysartarama.com

https://amazon.com

https://dickblick.com (on ground — Blick Stores)

https://www.shopgraphaids.com

https://www.utrechtart.com/