Tuesday, 13 November 2012

Book Design - City Cycling

Illustrated non-fiction book design
An inspirational guide for cycling in the world's cities that speaks to urban cyclists and people who like city travelling and sightseeing. On a bike you can experience the open air, the freedom to choose where to go on a whim and discover unique architecture, green quarters and take in their individual metropolitan character. The book will cover over 20 cities and explore themes such as cycling routes, art, parks, streets, food and street culture. Broken down into chapters that include, Why explore a city by bike, Me and my bike, City style, City safety and etiquette and Twenty cities from two wheels.  The guide section enables the cyclist to interact with the suggested routes and maps by means of a QR reader and smart phone. Above initial thumb nail sketches of the page layout, below front cover design and spread visuals.