April Speaker - Kris Lynn Packaging Your Story - Book Covers and other graphics for authors
It’s really all about the story!
Great Cover Art takes a story concept and makes it visible –
thousands of words are represented by one picture on the cover.
What goes into designing graphics for authors? How does a graphic designer approach making book covers? Author and Graphic Artist, and fellow Sister-in-Crime, Kris Lynn, discusses this and more about designing products for the written word.
Defining the essence of the story
Working with the author’s ideas.
Identifying imagery that speaks to the story and inspires the author – and therefore informs the reader. The author needs to feel excited about having that cover represent her/his book.
Final design and preparation for publication. A few tricks of the trade.
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