Tag Archives: cover design

{Re}Covering: 30 Covers, 30 Days

November has flown by in a flurry of snow, food, friends and family, words and book covers. (I’m still trying to recover from that turkey coma!) This past Saturday marked the end of National Novel Writing Month, and the end of the 30 Covers in 30 Days initiative. Over 300,000 writers from around the...

Cover Coverage – A Design Journey

As the days grow longer and the dark creeps in earlier and earlier, there is nothing I enjoy more than curling up on the couch with a good book and a totally over-sized mug of hot chocolate. My current obsession is the new J.J. Abrams/Doug Dorst book S.. This book is a riddle wrapped...

Awesome Cover Designs From the #30C30D Initative

November is more than halfway over – Christmas music has invaded the radio stations, and the temperature is sharply dropping – in some places it has already snowed. But as the days of November are winding down, National Novel Writing Month is ramping up. The days are dwindling and for those participating and with...

30 Covers, 30 Days: Week 1 Design Recap

As the first full week of 30 covers in 30 days seven new covers have joined the blog roll. Seven great designers – Thy Doan, Traci Moore Clay, Mark Dudlik,  John DeGore, Bryony Gomez-Palacio, Josh Silverman, and Mark Kingsley have jumped on board and created some truly amazing book jacket designs. Design inspiration for...

Behind the Design: HOW’s Sept. Cover

When the HOW team decided on Might & Main‘s brand identity for Eventide Oyster Company for the Best of Show winner in the Self-Promotion Design Awards, we knew exactly who should design our September cover. The HOW team came up with a few ideas, but Might & Main blew us away with their blowfish...