RomCom and Chick-lit Cover Design Demystified

RomCom and Chick-lit Cover Design Demystified

RomCom and Chick-lit Cover Design Demystified The illustrated covers for chick-lit and its cousin romantic comedy are made up of common elements that help readers pick stories they might like. Getting these things right will make all the difference in reaching the...
How to pay less for a custom book cover

How to pay less for a custom book cover

How to pay less for a custom book cover Hard times call for a new approach to custom design. When advised on how to cut costs when it comes to book cover design, indie authors are often told to go with pre-made covers or DIY using various software from Word to Canva....
The making of an illustrated book cover

The making of an illustrated book cover

The making of an illustrated book cover What exactly happens after you commission a designer to work on your book cover? A lot happens between the initial brief and the finished product. Let me walk you through a recent cover design I created for an indie author Kathy...
Why Embrace the Chick-lit Cover Design Rules

Why Embrace the Chick-lit Cover Design Rules

Why Embrace the Chick-lit Cover Design Rules Many consider chick-lit a lesser literary genre and the frilly cover designs are not helping. Your book is better than that… so, should you follow the trends or not? I understand the sentiment. I am a woman, and a...