Create Design for front/back/spline cover of ebook and print book series

  • Status: Closed
  • Prize: $150
  • Entries Received: 27
  • Winner: suneshthakkar

Contest Brief

1. Design a front cover of a book that will form part of a series, standard size 6" width x 9" height or 15.24 x 22.86 centimetres
2. Also add a back cover (very simple) which includes: ISBN number (can be a blank box) and a text box with sample (4) dot points about book and author. The back cover may allow for flow of the design when open.
3. Also add a spline which contains: Book Title (Basic Accounting Concepts) and Series Title (FAQ), 28mm thick. Spline design must reflect series design.

The front cover will be also displayed on many ebook sites as well as in print form.
All graphic files must be high resolution for printing and will be required from the winner of the contest
All graphic files need to be editable using Adobe Illustrator.

The front cover is the main creative design work.
This will form part of a large series of books.
The elements on the front cover must include:
Company Title (Nowmaster) see logo attached
Series Title (FAQ)
byline (answers from experience)
Book Title (Basic Accounting Concepts)
Author (Peter Baskerville)
Author Photo (see photo attached)
The colours need to be distinctive web colours
Image reflecting Title (Accounting color photo)(see attached as an example, can be a different coloured image)

Design concepts for series of books that we have seen are:
Dummies series.
Entrepreneur Press series.
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Good luck.

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Public Clarification Board

  • mariadesigns78
    mariadesigns78
    • 4 years ago

    Hi, please check private message. Thanks...

    • 4 years ago
  • rekatmedia
    rekatmedia
    • 4 years ago

    I hope you like my design . Wait for you to retry.

    • 4 years ago
  • skillmakeredu
    Contest Holder
    • 4 years ago

    Great, it worked........added peter_baskerville_600dpi_cmyk jpg file just now.........

    • 4 years ago
  • skillmakeredu
    Contest Holder
    • 4 years ago

    peter_baskerville_600dpi_cmyk file is a jpg file. After downloading try to edit file name and add ".jpg" to the end of the file and it should work. I seem to be unable to reload attached files to the contest. Only other option is to create a dropbox elsewhere.

    • 4 years ago
  • crystaluv
    crystaluv
    • 4 years ago

    peter_baskerville_600dpi_cmyk, wht type of file is it? Can't open..

    • 4 years ago

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