Cover Illustration

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Book cover illustration isn’t easy. It requires an illustrator to capture the essence of a story in a single combination of words and images – then present it in a way that’s going to make that book stand out from any others on a shelf or on the webpage. With our award winning illustrators experience, you can expect the very best in your unique design.

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What we will need from you

  • Tell us what you want in your illustration.
  • Describe your aims and requirements.
  • Send us a thorough synopsis of your book to get a feel for your story.
  • Send us any images, sketches or documents that might be helpful.

A 50% deposit covers materials, and secures your spot “in line” to complete your work by your deadline. The remainder of the contract will be due upon delivery of the final design.

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I will contact you within 24 hours of your deposit.

Your final illustration will be my representation of a combination of what you and I feel will both represent the book, and draw potential readers to it. I also incorporate the graphic design of text and font type at no additional cost.

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Please allow up to four weeks for the completion of your project.

DEPOSIT: $287.50

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5 thoughts on “Cover Illustration”

  1. Thank you so much for your interest!

    Right now I am offering $250 for a unique illustration tailored to your vision for your novel. I am happy to come up with concept ideas if you would rather leave it up to me. I charge $100 per related unique illustration in addition to the cover itself. So , for example, if you wanted other marketing material it would cost you $100 per unique illustration or $50 each to rework parts of the original illustration.

    I also do back covers and those cost $50 as well even tho they are original artwork, they are far less detailed. I throw spine design in free. I require a 50% deposit through my PayPal account and my turnaround time is 4 to 6 weeks depending on the scope of the project.

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    1. I’ll definitely keep that in mind. I’m finishing up a short story. So I’m thinking about making a cover for that. I’m also wanting to publish a book of poems so I would love a cover for that. Finished one book. Working on my second one. The first book of poems is called a storm of poems and the second book I’m writing will be called a tree of words. If my friend can’t illustrate my graphic novel I’ll definitely use you. Your very talented. My email is mshankula@hotmail.com by the way. My name is Matthew Shankula. So you can find me on Facebook also. Thank you so much.

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      1. I would be honored to work on these projects with you. I have read some of your work and you’re a very talented writer. Working with you would be pretty awesome! I look forward to hearing from you again soon! 🙂

        Here is my contact information.

        goodhewmichelle@gmail.com
        @michellerene00 on Twitter
        My Facebook page is:
        Michelle Rene Goodhew artist and illustrator

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