Book Cover Design Award

by Cathi Stevenson A submission into the e-Book Cover Design Awards competition landed Book Cover Express an award for the design of Stan Levenson's The Essential Fundraising Guide for K-12 Schools. Stan was an awesome client to work with, easy going, smart, responsive. The challenge with his cover design was that I had to make it stand out in its genre, but needed it to appeal to teachers who worked with students from kindergarten through high school. It was difficult to find good stock images with children covering those age ranges, and pictures of things that might represent a first-grader's life, rarely work to represent a teenager on the verge of becoming an adult. The solution was to go with no image, and simply use colour to catch the reader's eye. ECDA-GoldStar-Feb-2015levenson_medium_rgb
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5 Replies to “Book Cover Design Award”

  1. Thank you Cathi for your wonderful cover! I enjoyed working with you and highly recommend you to others looking for a book cover design that helps sell your book. You are the best!

  2. Congrats Cathi on the book cover design award! It is very eye-catching, and as you stated, it couldn’t have been easy to find a good cover to cover all the grades. You did a great job! 🙂

  3. This is great! I think that simpler is always better. It is very eye-catching and has all the info. you need without being overwhelming. Being an educator myself, I find this very appealing.

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