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 22 years)

David has 114 reviews

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

Marie Estorge
I loved working with David. The beautiful cover and interior book he designed exceeded my expectations. He was patient and professional in answering my questions and made necessary changes without delay. I highly recommend David and hope to work with him again.

Marie Estorge, July 2020


Alex Valaitis
I put a lot of time and effort into finding a cover/book designer for my first book, and I could not be more pleased with my choice in Dave. Dave went above and beyond every step of the way, helping me land on an incredible cover and putting together a truly professional work that I am proud to show others. If you are currently unsure of who to pick as your designer, I promise you that you will...
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Alex Valaitis, June 2020


Nikoo McGoldrick
Can't say enough nice things about the talent and promptness of David. Looking forward to doing many more projects with him. Highest recommendations.

Nikoo McGoldrick, June 2020


Tyreek Houston
Dave helped me tremendously with the interior design of my book. He was very responsive with communication, received feedback well and was awesome in terms of price and value. I’d definitely recommend Dave for anyone that’s looking to edit the interior design of their book. Thanks Dave!

Tyreek Houston, June 2020


John Lewis
Dave was a professional polite pleasure to publish with!

John Lewis, June 2020

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