Rafael Andres

Rafael Andres - Designer

Gilbert, 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 e-book 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 (over 12 years)

Rafael has 29 reviews

Communication & Punctuality
Communication & Punctuality

Richard Moses
Rafael was very creative and easy to work. After he reviewed the description of my project he was able to visualize the concept and provide really good samples for me to choose. He was very patient as we worked through the changes necessary to bring my dream to reality. I'm looking forward to working with Refael again very soon. Apart from his great work, the one thing that really stood ou...
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Richard Moses, January 2020

Luciano Pesci
Rafael has an incredible eye for design. I was amazed with his first version of the cover (which I ultimately used after a single small change). He perfectly captured the feel I was looking for and did it in a way that immediately grabs the reader's eye and piques their interest (I can say this based on hard research data). Rafael also has a great client support system. His questions forced me...
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Luciano Pesci, November 2019

HP Burman
After getting quotes from a bunch of very talented cover designers here on Reedsy I eventually chose Rafael because of the impressive range of his portfolio, which has a large number of great designs spanning across pretty much any genre you could think of. Within a couple of days he had sent over five different drafts, all looking really nice. He responds quickly and works in a timely manner. ...
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HP Burman, October 2019

Marc Weitz
I had a great experience with Rafael. He was very patient and professional in working with me to get the cover just right.

Marc Weitz, October 2019

Conrad G.
Rafael is an extremely talented artist who provides top of the line quality work. Worth every penny and will definitely work with in the future again.

Conrad G., September 2019

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