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Claudia Gadotti

Claudia Gadotti

view profile Book freelancer based in New Zealand

New Zealand

Jake Clark

Jake Clark

Versitle, easy-going and ready to work for you!

view profile Book freelancer based in Blacksburg, SC, United States

Blacksburg, SC, United States

Edward Bettison

Edward Bettison

Graphic Design professional specialising in cover design and illustration.

view profile Book freelancer based in Brighton

Brighton

Patrizia Donaera

Patrizia Donaera

I’m specialized in children's publishing and natural history. I’ve illustrated more than 35 books, my experience is over 27 years.

view profile Book freelancer based in Savona, SV, Italia

Savona, SV, Italia

Francesca Filomena

Francesca Filomena

Hi everyone, I'm a graphic and an illustrator with a passion for children's books. Welcome to my world!

view profile Book freelancer based in Italy

Italy

Jonathan Williams

Jonathan Williams

Award-winning creative with 20+ years experience illustrating, designing and art directing books, catalogues and point-of-sale.

view profile Book freelancer based in Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom

Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom

Jeffrey Nguyen

Jeffrey Nguyen

Freelance book designer, specializing in illustration merged with typography for the Young Adult and Adult Fiction audience.

view profile Book freelancer based in Sarasota, FL, United States

Sarasota, FL, United States

Raphaël Freeman

Raphaël Freeman

We’re passionate about typesetting your meticulously precise, exceptionally designed book whether it’s print or in iBooks Author

view profile Book freelancer based in Modi'in-Maccabim-Re'ut, Israel

Modi'in-Maccabim-Re'ut, Israel

Karen Greenberg

Karen Greenberg

I am a NYC based designer and illustrator with some hand lettering thrown into the mix.

view profile Book freelancer based in New York City, NY, USA

New York City, NY, USA

Ricardo Nunez

Ricardo Nunez

I'm illustrator and Graphic Desinger. I love the freedom children's book illustration brings. I love small details just kids can understand

view profile Book freelancer based in Philadelphia, PA, United States

Philadelphia, PA, United States

Neil Swaab

Neil Swaab

Designer and illustrator specializing in young adult, middle grade, and children's books.

view profile Book freelancer based in Astoria, NY

Astoria, NY

Maya Tatsukawa

Maya Tatsukawa

An illustrator & designer specialized in children's publishing while eating & drawing food on the side.

view profile Book freelancer based in Seoul, South Korea

Seoul, South Korea

david broadbent

david broadbent

Freelance illustrator working for over 10 years in various areas, editorial, advertising and publishing.

view profile Book freelancer based in brighton

brighton

Jason Anscomb

Jason Anscomb

My name is Jason Anscomb and I design book covers under the name rawshock design.

view profile Book freelancer based in Hassocks, United Kingdom

Hassocks, United Kingdom

Andrew Tennant

Andrew Tennant

Professionally typesetting and ebook authoring for large publishing houses, independent publishers and self-publishers for over 25 years.

view profile Book freelancer based in Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Amy Harwood

Amy Harwood

Amy works in her home studio by the sea with her two bunnies, Charlie and Daisy. I find inspiration in nature, animals and pop culture.

view profile Book freelancer based in Southampton, United Kingdom

Southampton, United Kingdom

Ros Welply

Ros Welply

Book Cover Designer and Art Director.

view profile Book freelancer based in Bordeaux, France

Bordeaux, France

Claudia Gadotti

Claudia Gadotti

view profile Book freelancer based in New Zealand

New Zealand

Brianna Harden

Brianna Harden

I'm a book cover designer and illustrator with experience working at a top publishing house.

view profile Book freelancer based in Brooklyn, NY, United States

Brooklyn, NY, United States

Dominik Nawrocki

Dominik Nawrocki

Full book cover design and artwork for children's books. Marketing materials design and character design.

view profile Book freelancer based in Warszawa, Polska

Warszawa, Polska

Jessica Bell

Jessica Bell

I'm an Aussie award-winning graphic designer (& author & singer) who lives in Greece. I specialize in book covers for indie authors.

view profile Book freelancer based in Athens, Kentrikos Tomeas Athinon, Greece

Athens, Kentrikos Tomeas Athinon...

Laywan Kwan

Laywan Kwan

Book cover designer with 10 years of experience in publishing. Specializing in women's fiction, but can work on all kinds of books!

view profile Book freelancer based in New York, NY, United States

New York, NY, United States

Jeff Huang

Jeff Huang

Jeff is an Art Director from NYC. He specializes in the Fantasy, YA, and Sci-Fi genre. Known for creating cover for Snow Like Ashes series.

view profile Book freelancer based in New York, NY, USA

New York, NY, USA

Gus Condeixa

Gus Condeixa

view profile Book freelancer based in London

London

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Posts from the Reedsy blog

We like to use our blog to delve deeper into the world of design by interviewing some of our best designers.

Six tips for briefing your book cover designer - (5 min)

“My #1 piece of advice by far would be to ask authors to ask their designers for input and trust in their designer’s judgement – even if they think their “idea” might be better… Ideas are good by way of suggestion, but a decent designer will already have a good reason for everything in their design.”...

“The importance of hiring a cover design professional” — Interviewing Rachel Lawston - (8 min)

“I believe that an eye-catching, well-crafted, well-designed cover increases the value of a book to readers and booksellers. A book cover should receive as much careful attention as it needs to become the best it can be, just like the text within.”

The Perfect Book Cover: Interviewing Graphic Designer Nuno Moreira - (4 min)

“The perfect cover is seductive, mysterious, puzzling. The perfect cover is either bold or very subtle. The perfect cover stimulates my imagination or serves as a gateway to what we can find inside. The perfect cover is not explicit or gives too much away. The perfect cover is not ashamed to be seen riding the metro or appearing in public places.”