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. While these approaches will save money,...

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 Fawcett – and her husband Steve, who...

Chick-lit Cover Design Demystified

Chick-lit Cover Design Demystified

Chick-lit covers are made up of certain common elements, which build up expectations of the book and its story. Getting these things right will make all the difference in reaching the readers who are likely to enjoy your novel. Here are a some of the commonly used...

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 writer. I want us to do well and get the recognition...

Hi! I'm Enni.

I've worked in the creative industry for nearly two decades. I was born in Finland, but currently, live and work in New Zealand.

As a designer, I love beautiful book covers. As a reader and writer, I love women's fiction. Call it 'chick-lit', call it whatever you want. It is an amazing, worthy genre and there is some serious talent out there!

This website is my way of connecting with fellow writers and offering what I can do – beautiful, yummy book covers.

We're stronger together, so let's connect!