David Provolo

David Provolo - Designer

Guilford, United States

I believe that book cover design has the power to crystalize and elevate the author's intent and expression.

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Overview

I'm a designer/art director with a passionate interest in the art and significance of the book cover. In exploring different modes of visual language, I always strive to shepherd the final product to a state of sophistication, dynamism and succinctness.

Additionally, I deliver all of the qualities to be expected of a professional designer:
• exceptional design/typographic skills and visual sensibility
• the ability to quickly grasp concepts
• highly-adept at incorporating feedback and modifying designs accordingly
• excellent written and verbal communication skills
• a passion and appreciation for the written word
Languages
English
Fiction
Action & Adventure
Cultural & Ethnic
Dystopian
Historical Fiction
Literary Fiction
Poetry
Non-Fiction
History
Inspirational

Work experience

designer / art director

Self-employed
May, 1998 – Present (almost 23 years)

David has 163 reviews

Professionalism
Professionalism
Quality
Quality
Value
Value
Communication & Punctuality
Communication & Punctuality

Alejandra Andrade
Always a pleasure working with Dave! He's the best don't think twice about it. He's your guy.

Alejandra Andrade, March 2021


Nereeda McInnes
David is amazing to work with! I will definitely work with him again. Brilliant!

Nereeda McInnes, February 2021


Patricia Fletcher
So it was great working with David Provolo. This was my third attempt to get a suitable book cover. He gave me the choice of four draft options and went even further to make sure I was fully satisfied with the results he produced. He is a very generous man. Obviously loves what he does. As I told him I am very pleased with his work and would be willing to recommend Reedsy with special mention o...
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Patricia Fletcher, February 2021


Joey B
David was a true pleasure to work with. He acted as the art director for a project of mine. He was patient, kind and very communicative. The end result was beautiful. I would highly recommend David and would definitely work with him again. Thank you!

Joey B, February 2021


Chris McDonald
David created a wonderful, stylish, and distinctive cover design for my book, at a very reasonable price. I would definitely turn to him again for future work.

Chris McDonald, February 2021

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