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 (about 14 years)

Rafael has 103 reviews

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Dieter Schaede
I am pleasantly surprised .Rafael's artistic inside is amazing, could not be better

Dieter Schaede, January 2022

Louis Payton
Rafael did awesome work! We will use him again for our next book cover.

Louis Payton, December 2021

Gary Tanguay
It all starts with the packaging! Rafael delivered big time. I received many comments regarding how attention grabbing and “cool” my cover is. Also, Rafael was very patient in guiding me through the interior layout process. I highly recommend him. Gary Tanguay The Arm and the Fall

Gary Tanguay, December 2021

Jeff Galvin
Very professional and work of the highest quality.

Jeff Galvin, December 2021

Lisa Newman
Rafael did a wonderful job with the second book in my series. It looks very much in line with the first and recognizable as a series. I've already had many readers comment on just how beautiful it is! Working with Rafael is incredibly easy because he seems to know just what I want and need when it comes to the design of my covers. The changes that I have are typically very minor and Rafael comp...
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Lisa Newman, November 2021

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