Most Recent Blog Posts
Creating Cover Designs with Bamboo (and a Chance to Win One for Yourself!)
When we’re pitching a cover concept, we like to bring our ideas as far along as possible, and we like to have a LOT of options to choose from. It’s great to have choices, but it can also be incredibly time-consuming, which is where Bamboo comes in. This convenient handwriting-to-text tablet is an incredible creative tool, and makes it so ...
The Symbolism of Colors
is more than just what you see! Color has the power to be a character in your
story! As a designer and lover of literature, I always get a little too excited
when color is used as part of a narrative. Color
is an essential tool in storytelling! In film or painting, color has the power
to instantly set ...
Cover Design: Finding the Perfect Font
When designing a book jacket or interior text elements, it’s
essential to find the perfect font to compliment a story. It can also be very
tricky. Technology is amazing because we have a seemingly endless number of
resources and fonts to choose from. It also means it can take a VERY LONG time
to narrow down our available font choices. ...
pulling back the curtains,
behind the scenes,
Book Design: From Concept to Cover
I’m so excited to be sharing my first blog post
with you! As a designer, I thought it would be great to share with you how we
bring covers from just a concept, all the way to the site for voting. It’s a
long journey, and it actually takes a team or designers, editors, and marketing
staff (and ...