Xavier Comas

Xavier Comas – Designer

Award-winning creative director and designer with 30-year experience working for publishers and independent authors worldwide.

Overview

I work as a creative and art director, leading an award-winning team of designers, typesetters, and illustrators. Working with me means enjoying the luxury of engaging a seasoned creative crew devoted to book design.


Working with independent authors is a rewarding experience because I can bridge literature and visual arts. I help authors promote their work by creating meaningful and enticing covers based on enticing concepts.

Services
Fiction
Fantasy Horror Literary Fiction Mystery & Crime Science Fiction Young Adult
Non-Fiction
Inspirational Self-Help & Self-Improvement
Languages
English
Works with
Squarespace
Awards
  • Best Cover in Spain 2014
  • WINNER 2013 SBPA Book Awards for Best Cover Design
Certifications
  • Fine Arts
  • Graphic Design

Work experience

OPALWORKS

Jan, 2000 — Aug, 2010 (over 10 years)

Founder of one of the foremost book cover design studios in Spain. Book cover art direction and design.

Self-employed

Jan, 1999 — Aug, 2006 (over 7 years)

Book Cover Design Director, Art Direction, illustration and design

Portfolio

The Last Checkout

Besson, Peter

Cover Design
The Hitchcock Hotel

Wrobel, Stephanie

Cover Design

Xavier has 112 reviews

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Morty S.

Morty S.

Apr, 2024

Xavier and Rafa at CoverKitchen are, in a word, BRILLIANT. Their designs are top-notch, their artistry impeccable, and their attention to detail and customer service are first rate. Repeat business is perhaps the best recommendation you can give to any vendor, and I happily rehired Xavier after the amazing job he did on my first novel, The Tyranny of Desire. Now, working in concert with Rafa, ...
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Will S.

Will S.

Mar, 2024

Could not have been more pleased with the outcome of this project. Xavier and his team were very professional and efficient, finishing all aspects of the project right on time and to superlative standards. Will definitely be using them again in the future.
Sue I.

Sue I.

Mar, 2024

Xavier is a true professional. He was dedicated to make sure his part of the project met my expectations. We went back and forth several times. I would absolutely hire him again to format a book.
Amanda B.

Amanda B.

Mar, 2024

Working with Xavier was wonderful! He made a great cover for my novel: capturing the mood, and being within genre expectations while also unique enough that it will stand out. He was professional, responsive, and communicative. Additionally, I'm a debut author, and really appreciated that he shared some insights with me that were very helpful!
Connor M.

Connor M.

Feb, 2024

Xavier and his team were excellent to work with! I am ecstatic with my cover and have already begun discussing a new project with them. I can't thank them enough.

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