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20 Books for 20 Creatives Competition

20 Books for 20 Creatives Competition

Like most creatives, the Thunder Chunky team have always been fans of designer books, whether it’s beautifully finished hand crafted coffee table publications or more informative design theory manuals. And we love those who share that passion and admiration…

So, we have teamed up with the fabulous Laurence King Publishing to help celebrate their grand 20 year Anniversary Birthday!

They will be giving away 20 books to 20 creatives! Yes that’s right, you could be one of 20 people who will win a book of your choice from the LKP catalogue.

To Enter

All you have to do is leave a comment below stating which book you would like to win. You can choose ANY book from Laurence King Publishing. We’ll choose 20 winners at random after the closing date. It’s as simple as that!

The closing date for entries is Monday October 3rd.

So go visit Laurence King Publishing and choose any book of your liking,  make sure you “like” them on facebook as well, then come back here and leave us a comment.

If you’re stuck deciding which one to choose, here are some of our favourites.

Saul Bass: A Life in Film & Design

Saul Bass: A Life in Film & Design

Pentagram Marks: 400 Symbols & Logotypes

Pentagram Marks: 400 Symbols & Logotypes

For Love and Money: New Illustration

For Love and Money: New Illustration

Custom Kicks: Personalized Footwear

Custom Kicks: Personalized Footwear

Stickerbomb

Stickerbomb

About Laurence King Publishing

Established in London in 1991, Laurence King Publishing is recognised as one of the world’s leading publishers of books on the creative arts.

Their books are not only beautifully designed, but their attention to detail in quality and production is outstanding.

Creatives of all levels can enjoy a wealth of books in advertising, architecture, art, the decorative arts, fashion, film & animation, graphic design, interior design, photography and product design.

Terms and Conditions

1) Only 1 entry per person. Multiple entries will invalidate all your entries, so don’t spam us!
2) Our Decision is final. Thunder Chunky’s word is gospel.
3) Thunder Chunky is responsible for the first part of the promotion, which is the publication and adjudication of the competition. All other facilities connected with the provision of the prize are the responsibility of Laurence King Publishing.

THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED!

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  • Anonymous

    Hi I would love to win Custom kicks .
     Many thanks

  • Nellienancy

    Ooooo  Art in Renaissance Italy – I love it :)

  • Niki-1

    Hi would love to win For Love and Money: New Illustration

  • Ahabcom12

    I would especially LOVE to win Pentagram Marks: 400 Symbols & Logotypes but they all look brilliant and I’d honestly love to win any of them x

  • Hgutowsk

     Product Design. Really useful for my son who is just starting en engineering course.

     

     

    Process: 50 Product Designs from Concept to Manufacture, 2nd edition
    Jennifer Hudson

  • I’d really love the recently published Guerilla Advertising 2. Got to keep up with what the new kids on the block are doing around the block and the new channels they use!

  • Denise

    I would love

    Towards Zero-Energy Architecture: New Solar Design

  • I would love to win sticker Bomb….pretty please xx

  • Jenny Eaves

    I would love the Street Art Stencil Book for my friend who loves grafitti art.  :) x

  • Custom Kicks: Personalized Footwear  I would loe o wI would loce roveI wCustom Kicks: Personalized Footwear   I would loe o wI would loce roveI wCustom Kicks: Personalized Footwear 

  • I would love to win: Custom Kicks: Personalized Footwear

  • Jan2009

    I would love to win the Magma Sketchbook: Design & Art Direction.  Thanks

  • Castor Shannon

    I would be delighted to win the The A-Z of Visual Ideas: How to Solve any Creative Brief

  • Solange

    I would love to win: Custom Kicks: Personalized Footwear

  •  Saul Bass: A Life in Film & Design Saul Bass: A Life in Film & Design Saul Bass: A Life in Film & Design Saul Bass: A Life in Film & Design Saul Bass: A Life in Film & Design Saul Bass: A Life in Film & Design

  • hi – i have multiple entries – though this isn’t truly the case! my partner was using my computer!!! please disregard Guerrilla Advertising request to leave me in with a chance. apologies, and thank you – carys

  • No problem! We’ll sort that out for you :)

  • Caroline French

    Drawing By Seeing: Using Gestalt Perception
    John TorreanoI’d love to win the above book as i have just started up painting again after having my 2 children (bit rusty as my art degree was 10 years ago!) but am already producing some pieces for friends and family x Have also liked on facebook!

  • Garry

    Materials, Process, Print: Creative Solutions for Graphic Design
    Daniel Mason
     

  • Lizzie O’Grady

    Mmmmmm….Retro Fonts by Gregor Stawinski please. Nothing more beautiful & persuasive than the English language laid out in a beautiful & artistic way.

  • I would love to win: Sticker Bomb 2

  • I would love to win: Stickerbomb 2

  • I’d love to get my mitts on – Made & Sold: Toys, T-Shirts, Prints, Zines and Other Stuff

  • M4rkie

    Hi There, I would love to get my hands on the Look at This: Contemporary brochures, Catalogues and Documents by Adrian Shaughnessy. I heard rave reviews on this publication and would be a great asset to my collection =) many thanks Mark Willis. Feel free to look at my design work at –
    http://markwillisdesignportfolio.blogspot.com/

  • Karinanyss

    I would  love to own ‘How to be an Illustrator’..and  ‘Stop nosing at Thunder Chunky when you’re meant to be working’

  • Charlee Sully

    Our book shelves would look even prettier with a copy of  The 3D Type Book on them

  • Neil Jaworski

    I wrote my MA dissertation on Saul Bass and have collected his work for 10 years, so hopefully it’s Saul Bass: A Life In Film & Design for me….

  • Pentagram Marks: 400 Symbols & Logotypes – Great coffee table book to join my library :) 

  • Berniebeebee

    Pentagram marks please.

  • Pokemon Ward

    Pattern MagicTomoko Nakamichi  ??????

  • So many to choose from! Id love a copy of Andrew Hall’s ‘Illustration’. Thank you

  • So many to choose from! Id love with Andrew Hall’s ‘Illustration’, thank you!

  • Cut & Paste
    Richard Brereton and Caroline Roberts

  • How to be a Graphic Designer, Without Losing Your SoulAdrian Shaughnessy

  • June Chanpoomidole

    I love Laurence King Publishing! After deliberate thought, I love to have Saul Bass: A life in Film and Design! Thanks. :) 

  • “Cut & Paste” By Richard Brereton and Caroline Roberts would be a valuable addition to my library!By the way it was so inspiring to visit Laurence King Publishing site! My wish list is allready expanded…

  • i love Pentagram Marks: 400 Symbols & Logotypes! pick me please! 

  • Pentagram Marks: 400 Symbols & Logotypes! pick me!

  • Saul Bass: A Life in Film & Design by Jennifer Bass and Pat Kirkham

  • Dan

    Pentagram Marks

  • Mmkempenich

    Copywriting: Successful Writing for Design, Advertising and Marketing
    Mark Shaw

  • Elenabolado

    Would really love this book: For Love and Money: New Illustration
    Thanks

  • I’d love to win a copy of For Love and Money: New Illustration. Having just completed my first paid illustration gig with some characters for  World animal week for Pedigree & Whiskas, who knows, maybe someday I’ll be in a book like this.

  • Sarah H

    Sketchbooks: The Hidden Art of Designers, Illustrators & Creatives
    Richard Brereton

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