Jack Baker

Jack Baker - Designer

Liskeard, United Kingdom

Book covers and visual story telling is my passion. I enjoy creating characters and worlds in the sci-fi/fantasy genre

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I am a freelance illustrator who is a working professional based in the South West of the United Kingdom. I create digital illustrations that fall in to the fantasy/sci-fi genre. I have worked for a variety of clients through-out my time as an illustrator. Some of my most notable are Loneshark Games and Alderac Entertainment Group. However, my true passion lies with creating book covers and visual story telling. I enjoy bringing my clients vision to life.
Languages
English
Fiction
Adventure
Crime & Mystery
Fantasy
Historical Fiction
Science Fiction
Short Story
Thriller
Young Adult & Teen

Work experience

TCG Illustrator

Lone Shark Games
January, 2016 – March, 2016 (2 months)

TCG Illustrator

Alderac Entertainment Group
August, 2015 – October, 2015 (2 months)

Vehicle Concept Design

Land Rovers UK
October, 2014 – Present (almost 5 years)

Currently working for Land Rovers UK on a freelance basis. My main role at the moment is designing a new range of Land Rover Defenders and bringing my clients idea to life.

commercial illustrator/owner

Self-employed
August, 2014 – Present (about 5 years)

This is the business I run as a freelance illustrator. I have successfully been in business for 2 years now, taking my many years of experience creating art to pave out my passion as a career.

Portfolio (10 selected works)

Beyond the Plains (World of Myth Book 1)

Travis Bughi

For sixteen years, Emily Stout has known a simple, yet harsh, life on the Great Plains—farming the land, avoiding thunderbirds and banshees, dealing with minotaurs and gnomes—but she dreams of more. She longs to wander the plains as a gunslinger, serve the angels as a knight, or anything else that could break her free of her trapped existence. Then, in a moment of desperation, Emily’s mother r... read more

For sixteen years, Emily Stout has known a simple, yet harsh, life on the Great Plains—farming the land, avoiding thunderbirds and banshees, dealing with minotaurs and gnomes—but she dreams of more. She longs to wander the plains as a gunslinger, serve the angels as a knight, or anything else that could break her free of her trapped existence. Then, in a moment of desperation, Emily’s mother r... read more

The Forest of Angor (World of Myth Book 2)

Travis Bughi

The Forest of Angor looms ahead, land of giant wooden pillars and deadly enemies—from centaurs to elves, treants to bugbears, werewolves and more. Emily Stout has never seen nor faced such challenges as she will in the shadows of this forest. Beyond lies Themiscyra, home to the amazons and the tenuous promise of safety. Meanwhile, the traitor still lingers among them, hiding in anonymity and f... read more

The Forest of Angor looms ahead, land of giant wooden pillars and deadly enemies—from centaurs to elves, treants to bugbears, werewolves and more. Emily Stout has never seen nor faced such challenges as she will in the shadows of this forest. Beyond lies Themiscyra, home to the amazons and the tenuous promise of safety. Meanwhile, the traitor still lingers among them, hiding in anonymity and f... read more

Journey to Savara (World of Myth Book 4)

Travis Bughi

Half a year has passed since Emily Stout set sail to fulfill her destiny. For the first time in her life, she is on her own, both free to do as she pleases and to suffer all the consequences those decisions incur. Her family and friends are nothing more than a treasured memory, left in the past along with a life she chose not to have. A daunting prospect, for Emily’s path is shrouded in uncert... read more

Half a year has passed since Emily Stout set sail to fulfill her destiny. For the first time in her life, she is on her own, both free to do as she pleases and to suffer all the consequences those decisions incur. Her family and friends are nothing more than a treasured memory, left in the past along with a life she chose not to have. A daunting prospect, for Emily’s path is shrouded in uncert... read more

The Fall of Lucifan: Volume 3 (World of Myth)

Travis Bughi

Vengeful and determined, Emily Stout and Adelpha have chased Heliena through the Forest of Angor, across the Great Plains, and all the way to the city of Lucifan. Their journey seems nearly complete, yet it has only just begun. In Lucifan, Heliena will reunite with her husband, a shogun from Juatwa, and all the allies her dark pact has acquired. Bringing her to justice will take everything the... read more

Vengeful and determined, Emily Stout and Adelpha have chased Heliena through the Forest of Angor, across the Great Plains, and all the way to the city of Lucifan. Their journey seems nearly complete, yet it has only just begun. In Lucifan, Heliena will reunite with her husband, a shogun from Juatwa, and all the allies her dark pact has acquired. Bringing her to justice will take everything the... read more

Emily's Saga (World of Myth Epic Book 1)

Travis Bughi

Contains the first six books in the World of Myth Series, from Beyond the Plains to A Legend Ascends. In a world filled with dangerous creatures of terrifying power, a courageous girl will grow from a naïve farmer’s daughter into a legendary warrior the likes of which her world has never known. Emily’s Saga follows the trials and tribulations of young Emily Stout from her humble beginnings in ... read more

Contains the first six books in the World of Myth Series, from Beyond the Plains to A Legend Ascends. In a world filled with dangerous creatures of terrifying power, a courageous girl will grow from a naïve farmer’s daughter into a legendary warrior the likes of which her world has never known. Emily’s Saga follows the trials and tribulations of young Emily Stout from her humble beginnings in ... read more

Avalee and the Dragon

Patricia Hamill

Every ten years, a maiden must be sacrificed to the dragon to ensure the safety of the village for t....

Every ten years, a maiden must be sacrificed to the dragon to ensure the safety of the village for t....

Lady of Drith

Chad Huskins

At the center of a vast civilization lies Drith, a city that has harnessed the power of steam, electricity, and magic. For centuries, the city’s Major Houses have fought a bloody struggle for control over Drith. Drea Kalder is the last of her noble House. Her father murdered, her mother the victim of suicide, she has no one left to turn to when all seems lost except her best friend Thryis. Whe... read more

At the center of a vast civilization lies Drith, a city that has harnessed the power of steam, electricity, and magic. For centuries, the city’s Major Houses have fought a bloody struggle for control over Drith. Drea Kalder is the last of her noble House. Her father murdered, her mother the victim of suicide, she has no one left to turn to when all seems lost except her best friend Thryis. Whe... read more

Jack has 12 reviews

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Roger Mann
Jack did a nice job at a very reasonable price on two book covers for my science fiction series. He was fully responsive when I forgot some details, and when changes were required by KDP.

Roger Mann, July 2019


Andrew Chamberlain
It was a pleasure to work with Jack, he gave me what I needed for the cover of my novel "The Centauri Survivors" and made the numerous adjustments I asked for, a good experience and I'm very pleased with the cover design I got back.

Andrew Chamberlain, March 2019


Matthew Snee
Working with Jack was great. He really brought out my vision. I'm looking forward to working with him again!

Matthew Snee, March 2018


Sophia Beaumont
Disclaimer: I did not have to pay for services, as I won a contest and Reedsy covered the cost. Everything started out fine with Jack. We agreed on a thumbnail and mock up, timeline, etc. Then about a month and a half in, he stopped responding to messages. Though I contacted him repeatedly, when he finally got back to me his response was always "Oh, sorry, I thought I sent that to you already...
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Sophia Beaumont, February 2018


Jan Alexander
In addition to his beautiful art, Jack is professional and friendly. He worked with me even when he had a personal problem, and did everything he could to meet my deadline. Highly recommended! Thanks, Jack!

Jan Alexander, November 2017

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