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Ellen

Ellen

Chicago, IL, USA

Art director with more than ten years of experience in publishing, finding delight in all kinds of book design.


Work experience:

  • Cottage Door Press
  • Albert Whitman & Company

Services: Design Cover Design Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Middle Grade, Children's, Fiction, Picture Books, Young Adult, Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction, Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Middle Grade Fantasy

Judith

Judith

Chicago, IL, United States

Lettering artist and illustrator for 25 years. Bold, clean, graphic style—bright color palettes—contemporary look.


Work experience:

  • Judith Mayer Creative

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Literary Fiction, Fiction, Design, Non-Fiction, Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Art, Humanities & Social Sciences, Themes & Motifs, Plays & Screenplays

Natalie

Natalie

Chicago, IL, USA

I design award-winning book covers that showcase great ideas. Currently in-house at the University of Chicago Press.


Work experience:

  • University of Chicago Press
  • Studio TILT
  • Self-employed

Services: Design Cover Design Typography

Genres: Sociology, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Philosophy, History, Nature, Life Sciences, Math & Science, Economics, Religion & Spirituality

Nicole

Nicole

Chicago, IL, USA

Designer and Art Director with 9+ years of industry experience, specializing in YA and Adult. Has worked on 12 New York Times bestsellers.


Work experience:

  • Sourcebooks
  • Komma Creative

Services: Design Cover Design Typography Production Management

Genres: Coming of Age, Fiction, Contemporary Fiction, Historical Fiction, Psychological Thriller, Thriller & Suspense, Horror, Contemporary Romance, Romance, Young Adult, Middle Grade, Children's

Stacy

Stacy

New York, United States

Enthusiastic designer of illustrated books including cooking, craft, gardening, how-to, art, photo and architecture.


Work experience:

  • D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers
  • Artforum
  • Vice Media
  • Village Voice
  • Index Magazine
  • SmartMoney Magazine
  • Stacy
  • Taunton Press
  • Diverse artists, arts groups & galleries
  • Evil Twin Publications
  • Akashic Books

Services: Design Cover Design Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Travel, Non-Fiction, Calendars

David

David

Guilford, United States

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


Work experience:

  • Manos Design

Services: Design Cover Design Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Literary Fiction, Fiction, History, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Action & Adventure, Poetry, Historical Fiction, Cultural & Ethnic, Inspirational, Dystopian, Science Fiction

Karen

Karen

New York, United States

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


Work experience:

  • Greenberg Kingsley/NYC
  • Karen Greenberg

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Romance, Fiction, Young Adult, Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Non-Fiction, Health & Wellbeing, Poetry, Holiday, Women's Fiction, Home & Garden, Themes & Motifs, Writing & Publishing, Calendars

Lindsey

Lindsey

Chicago, IL, USA

Cover designer, illustrator, editor, and longtime publishing pro


Work experience:

  • Chicago Review Press
  • Self-employed

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design Production Management

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Women's Fiction, Fiction, Literary Fiction, Humor & Comedy, Mystery & Crime, Art, Humanities & Social Sciences, Children’s Non-Fiction, Entertainment

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Book Typographers in Chicago

It’s easy to get overwhelmed with all the details that are involved in preparing your book for publishing. Unfortunately, these often overlooked details can make all the difference when presenting your work. For example, even the smallest mistakes in font use and typefaces can make a good book extremely difficult to read.

This is where a book typographer in Chicago can help. For those who don’t know, a typographer is an expert in fonts, typefaces, and textual arrangements. They will thoroughly check your manuscript and help you format it so that your book is functional, readable, and attractive. And if you’re in need of custom typefaces or unusual typography services, you’re definitely going to want to hire a typographer!

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