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 (about 23 years)

David has 176 reviews

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

Rebecca Lawton
A terrific experience, working with Dave. He has great ideas, quick follow-through, and excellent skills. I've already selected him for my next cover collaboration. I can't wait to see what he comes up with for the two I've yet to do.

Rebecca Lawton, May 2021


simone speyer
I want to thank David for his design work and professionalism. This was a special project for me to release my father’s story,David was always available and never complained about me asking him anything. Thank you again Simone

simone speyer, May 2021


Robert Whitehead
David is a very professional and talented person. I highly recommend him for anyone looking to produce a book cover, a book interior design, or both as he did for me. He is also patient and decent. He never said no to the additional requests I kept adding. He kept responding positively to all my requests until I was totally satisfied. Thank you David so much. I will definitely collaborate with ...
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Robert Whitehead, May 2021


Antonio Rosario Ortiz
David is an amazing professional that works with you throughout the project and helps you understand the process; I am very pleased to work with David and to have him as my book designer; thank you, Dave, for all that you do and to make our books stand out with your amazing designs; thanks again, David!

Antonio Rosario Ortiz, April 2021


Michael Westrich
David is the epitome of professionalism and a master of his craft. We collaborated back and forth over the course of the contract many times as he shared designs, asked me for feedback, then created more designs until I selected the one I wanted. The cover and interior design are beautiful. Thanks, David!

Michael Westrich, April 2021

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