2427 Eats Restaurant Guide Book Design
“2427 Eats” Multi Page Document Design
Design, print and mockup a 20 page booklet plus cover.
Design a 5.5”x 8.5” page booklet using InDesign.
Can be BW or 4/C
You will set up master pages, guides, type style sheets and printer spreads.
Due Next Week April 7 A, B, C
A. Step 1: Write your review copy:
About 100-150 words; you can include type of place, menu, favorite dishes, drinks, etc.; Location decor service, or any other comments you would like. Save as txt file named “ your last name_firstname_ eats.txt” Place in Drop Box folder Project 4
B. Step 2: Start insIDE page design/sketches :
Set up a 5.5”x 8.5” document using InDesign. Name pages files: last_name_first_name_2427eats_P.ind” Bring to class.
C. Review PDF book
“Layout Essentials 100 DESIGN PRINCIPLES FOR USING GRIDS” pages 1-29
Cover: Can be BW or 4/C
Restaurant Reviews by
COMD 2427, Typographic Design III
Designed by “Your Name”
Each person in class will submit restaurant review text for one page of the booklet.
You will design front cover and master page layout for inside pages then flow in the text from each classmate.
Write a short review of your favorite restaurant.
Include Your Name
Name of restaurant
Your review copy: About 100-150 words; you can include type of place, menu, favorite dishes, drinks, etc.; Location decor service, or any other comments you would like. Save as txt file named “ your last name_firstname_ eats.txt”
Step 1: Write your review copy:
About 100-150 words; you can include type of place, menu, favorite dishes, drinks, etc.; Location decor service, or any other comments you would like.
Step 2: Start inside page design/sketches :
5.5”x8.5” page using InDesign. Name pages files: last_name_first_name_2427eats_P.ind”
Step 3: Develop master pages; review page layout, create style sheets
Step 4: Cover Design name cover file: last_name_first_name_2427eats_C.ind
Step 5: Import copy, apply style sheets
Step 6: Set up page imposition/ print outs
Step 7: Assemble book mockup.
8.5×11 paper, if you want to do a bleed you will have to output to 11×17 with crop marks and trim down.
Metal ruler, exacto knife, staples, awl, needle or something to make pin hole in paper, some kind of burnisher.
All available at: W C Art & Drafting Supply Co
351 Jay St, Brooklyn, NY 11201
Class Pintrest Pages
Saddle Stitch Mockups
Page Layout And Grid
Make New Doc InDesign
InDesign User Guide:
InDesign Page Layout
InDesign Multi page Doc Set Up
InDesign Change Doc Set Up
InDesign Page Numbering
InDesign Style Sheet Resources
InDesign Apply Style Sheet
InDesign Style Sheet Panel
Set Existing Text to Style Sheet
Text Flow Import Text
Printing /Page Set Up/ Imposition