Archive | December, 2011

***Happy Holidays!***

24 Dec

Happy holiday message from the AVA blog

AVA ADVENT GIVEAWAY – 23 DECEMBER

23 Dec

The Fundamentals of Fashion Management is our FINAL advent giveaway! This book is a visually stimulating introduction to the business of fashion, examining the processes and roles that define this multi-faceted industry. Comment on this blog post by 4pm tomorrow and you could win a copy of The Fundamentals of Fashion Management – just in time for Christmas! […]

AVA ADVENT GIVEAWAY – 22 DECEMBER

22 Dec

The penultimate title being given away in our advent competition has only just been published! Get your hands on a free copy simply by commenting and check back tomorrow.

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AVA ADVENT GIVEAWAY – 21 DECEMBER

21 Dec

Research is the key to every successful design-related project; but what exactly is research and why do designers need to research? Research & Design, the first title in AVA’s Basics Fashion Design series, is today’s advent giveaway! If you fancy winning a copy just comment on this blog post within the next 24 hours – we will announce the winner in tomorrow’s advent post at 4pm.   […]

Definition of the week…’Ephemera’

21 Dec

This week’s design definition…

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Celebrating knitwear!

21 Dec

How Knitwear author Juliana Sissons has inspired us to dust off our knitting needles… […]

AVA ADVENT GIVEAWAY – 20 DECEMBER

20 Dec

The Fundamentals of Printed Textile Design provides an introduction to the creative skills, techniques and processes required by designers in order to produce a professional, creative and commercially aware portfolio. This book is up for grabs in today’s advent giveaway so if you would like to be in with a chance of winning a copy simply comment on this blog post by 4pm tomorrow! […]

AVA ADVENT GIVEAWAY – 19 DECEMBER

19 Dec

Only five days left in our advent giveaway! Comment today for your chance to win a copy of Design for Sustainable Change. Whether you’re involved in graphic design, fashion design, industrial design or architecture,  Design for Sustainable Change clearly explains the key theories and debates surrounding sustainability to allow you to adapt and integrate them into your own working practices. […]

AVA ADVENT GIVEAWAY – 16 DECEMBER

16 Dec

Award-winning animator Barry Purves introduces us to the magical world of stop-motion in the fourth title in AVA’s Basics Animation series. We are giving away a copy of Stop-motion as today’s advent treat so if you would like to learn more about this unique form of storytelling just comment on the blog post by 4pm on Monday 19th…

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AVA ADVENT GIVEAWAY – 15 DECEMBER

15 Dec

The Fundamentals of Creative Advertising, 2nd edition is up for grabs in today’s advent giveway! Interested? You have 24 hours to comment on this post to be in with a chance of winning a copy!

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