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Vector Drawing (InkScape Review)

I got to my first break in scene in the new book, Steam! Yay!

Now what?

I entered in the typical *. And sat and stared at it, unable to write further. 607 more words


Book Cover Design: Creating a Book Cover for 'Becoming Lady Beth'

Progress on my novel, BECOMING LADY BETH is…well…progressing. I am halfway through some minor rewrites and tweaks and then it will be out with the fine tooth comb for a line edit before the manuscript is sent to the proofreaders. 1,054 more words

Developing Design Practice | Book Design | Lamb to the Slaughter | Roald Dahl

After a long six weeks, I have finally finished my book design unit. The deadline is 2pm 31st October BUT I am finished a day early!! 119 more words

How to be a graphic designer without losing your soul

This is a cover I designed for the book ‘How to be a graphic designer without losing your soul’. I used hand drawn illustrations relating to the theme, and clear bold text to contrast them.


Did you know...

The study of beards is called Pogonology?

Best illustrated in this book by artist-illustrator Aine Cassidy called The Book of Pogonology A-Z, a few pages of which reproduced below, explicated on his website here.

Shattered - Races

Here’s a second example of the Shattered book design I’m working on. With this spread we’re showcasing some of the beautiful work Alexandre Chaudret created for the game’s seven races. More to come soon!

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E-book Formatter - CRAIG DOUGLAS

CRAIG DOUGLAS has formatted and designed three of my books so far (under the pen-name Anonymous-9). He is located in the UK, and the faraway location has not made any difference to our excellent working relationship. 571 more words