Maria Joao Carvalho

Maria Joao Carvalho - Designer

Lisbon, Portugal

I'm available to make your words look beautiful! I know they deserve it.

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Overview

I've been a graphic designer for more than 10 years and I really love books, especially the ones I've worked on!

As Ray Bradbury wrote: “A book is a loaded gun in the house next door... Who knows who might be the target of the well-read man?”

I've designed a lot of different kinds of books: Artist's books, children's books, school textbooks and a lot of cooking books! You can see my covers and interiors below and feel free to get in touch if you'd like to work together!
Languages
English
Non-Fiction
Art
Biographies & Memoirs
Children’s Non-Fiction
Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits
Inspirational
Parenting & Families
Fiction
Classics
Humor & Comedy
Literary Fiction
Young Adult

Work experience

Freelancer Designer

Self-employed
May, 2012 – Present (over 9 years)

Designer

Ideias com Peso
July, 2011 – Present (over 10 years)

Designer

LAB Design
June, 2010 – July, 2011 (about 1 year)

Designer

NAD Design Solutions
September, 2008 – June, 2010 (over 1 year)

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