Rafael Andres

Rafael Andres - Designer

Mesa, AZ, USA

I am a professional designer, art director and illustrator who loves books and works for several publishing houses in Europe, USA and Asia.

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I am a graphic designer and illustrator specialized in book covers design. With thirty years of experience in different fields of graphic design, half of them dedicated exclusively to creating covers for the international publishing market. I offer now my experience and talent creating compelling and original images for self-published works and the wide book, e-book and audiobook market.
Action & Adventure
Historical Fiction
Humor & Comedy
Literary Fiction
Mystery & Crime
Science Fiction
Thriller & Suspense
Biographies & Memoirs


  • Singapore Publishers Association BEST COVER 2012 for The Devil's Garden by Nigel Barley

Work experience

Art Director/Graphic designer/Illustrator

January, 2008 – Present (almost 14 years)

Rafael has 95 reviews

Communication & Punctuality
Communication & Punctuality

J.Daniel Reed
Rafael is professional, talented and fast. While a couple of bucks more than other bids, his ability to work quickly and provide interior design as well as the cover design made him a good value. As this is my first novel, I can only say he made my first novel effort easier with his attentiveness and skill.

J.Daniel Reed, October 2021

Bob Lorentson
I am very satisfied with my book design, interior and exterior, and for all of the above reasons, am happy with having collaborated with Rafael. I would definitely recommend him, or hire him again myself.

Bob Lorentson, October 2021

Andrew Coates
Very happy with my second cover, from Rafael.

Andrew Coates, October 2021

Vicki Wade
Rafael is so professional. I had no idea what to do or expect because this is my first book. Rafael was so patient with me and guided me all the way. The cover pages are fantastic! Very colorful and bold just like I dreamed my book would look like. He is so quick to respond and send back any updates I requested. He set up my book and ebook to perfection!

Vicki Wade, October 2021

Bhupendra Patel
Rafael was very quick in responding. He did an excellent and prompt job in Cover design and internal formatting of my book. His patience, willingness to listen and giving critical professional advice were important attributes in making my book a success. Everyone who has seen the book their first reaction is overwhelmingly wonderful! Rafael went above and beyond in providing quality service and...
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Bhupendra Patel, September 2021

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