Sunday Afternoon Doodles

Illustrated Book Cover

I often do a bit of design work on a weekend, and on Sunday just gone I decided to take my work into the pub and work on some doodles for a book cover design.

I knew I wanted something illustrative and bright because the design brief was to create a book cover design which would ‘make people feel good’ and to include happy and bright colours. The remit was also that it look good on a book shelf and ‘stand out’.

So I doodled this in the pub while munching on chips and sipping wine :D

Illustrated Book Cover

And then the next day I turned it into this happy bright cover design, which I’m feeling exceptionally proud of, and the client is extremely happy with.

Illustrated Book Cover

9:10 are a UK-based publishing company specialising in producing high quality Christian fiction and poetry, who are currently inviting submissions for poems to be considered for publishing in the new anthology we have designed for them; ‘All Kinds of Wonderful’.

The Deadline for Submissions is midnight on the 14th December 2012. The book release will coincide with World Poetry Day on the 21st March 2013 and will be available in print and as an e-book.

If you need an illustrator to work on your illustration project, get in touch :)

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