In 2020 I graduated as a graphic designer with the book project "Streven naar het Ultieme Boek". The book is currently being finalized and eventually published. Behind the book is a broad investigation from interview techniques to page sketches. I have documented all sketches and proposals in various books that together embody my personal quest or pursuit of the
The research is divided into 13 books, each dealing with a specific part of the book or concept. For example a book for the sketches of the title page and a book with sketches for the cover. All contain all the sketches and proposals that I have made in which I strive to create the ultimate book.
The books are bound with a cahier stitch with a linen cover. I printed the linen myself with an ink jet printer. A technique that I researched further this year when designing my thesis and inter-ship essay. The cover displays the number and number of pages. When the books are in a row, you can clearly distinguish the books from each other. The front of the covers visualize a sketch and the back the final result that will be applied in the actual publication.
- Bookbinding linen brilliant 161 g/m2.
(Van Heek Textile)
- Biotop white, 80 g/m2
- Clairefontaine, 200 g/m2
- Linnen softcover
Peer Dobbelsteen, Ernst Bernson, Marijke Meester, and all other teachers from the graphic design department.
Chris Altorffer, Peter Bongers and Berry ter Vaarwerk
All sketches of books 1 to 12 are numbered so that the sketches can easily be traced in totality in the index or book no 13.
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