Ward.tj7 got their new book cover by running a design contest:
Design a book cover (front and back) for a poetry book that has cross over appeal
Check out Ward.tj7's Book cover contest…
Dancing in the Lyrics
Tanya DeVonne is the author of Dancing in the Lyrics and Sipping Wine Over Rhymes. She is a member of the Maryland Writers’ Association (MWA) and Toastmasters International’s University of Maryland Global Campus (UMGC) Power Speakers club. A consummate lover of the creative word, DeVonne has been writing poetry for over thirty years. DeVonne earned a Bachelor of Science in business management from the University of Maryland as well as a Master of Science in human resources management from the University of Maryland University College.
Dancing in the Lyrics is a spirited and heartfelt compilation of poems inspired by photographic works. The artistic poetry collection, with captivating wordplay and images, delightfully takes the reader on a journey into the passionate affairs of love, life, and laughter.
Adults over 18 years old, females, college-educated
Book cover type
Open to design; however, I envision a silhouette/ profile of a woman dancing around words and/or musical notes. Vibrant energetic colors should be used. If a woman's image is used it should have cross-over appeal. However, I am open to abstract images of movement.
What to avoid
Avoid specific demographic images if using a woman. The reader, which may likely be female, should be able to relate to the figure shown. For example, see the image uploaded in file.
It all began with a design brief.
A quick, interactive guide helped them understand their design style and captured exactly what they needed in their book cover.
Designers across the globe delivered design magic.
Ward.tj7 collaborated with designers to refine their ideas
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And then… they selected a winner!
Along the way, they met lots of talented designers…
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