Need a cool font and back cover graphic for coloring book

  • Status: Closed
  • Prize: $100
  • Entries Received: 21
  • Winner: FlaviaDesign

Contest Brief

I need a front and back design cover made for a coloring book from the files I uploaded. If you win this contest, I will most likely reach out for additional paid work directly. The coloring book is intended for adults.

The front Cover: I need to a design based on the Shih [login to view URL] file I uploaded to create a eye catching coloring book cover. There needs to be a title on it: Iron Paws Coloring Book and a subtitle smaller font Epic Dog Warriors with Inspirational Leadership Quotes. Also need to add the creator's name somewhere William Yau. All fonts in the cover and interior files should be embedded in the native program before publishing, fonts should not contain
any licensing restrictions. The front art shih tzu needs to be partially colored with shading and partially not like most coloring book covers see samples of covers I like that I uploaded - feel free to do some research on other covers for inspiration. The idea is the create a cute and eye catching cover. I will also need space to put a title on author name on it.

Back Cover: I also need a back cover that has some design taken from the chihuahua.ai. I need space to add a text summary and a barcode on the back/The back text should be as followed:

The Iron Paw Coloring book comes with 23 pages filled with images of your favorite four legged friends: Dogs of all shapes and sizes, from chihuahas to dalmations, pugs to poodles, and more !

Inside you will find martial art inspired caricatures alongside leadership-inspired quotes, that are sure to waken your inner warrior. Lose yourself in a world where man's best friend's prepare for epic fantasy combat. From sword wielding shih tzu's to shiba inu's whipping numb chucks, this book is unique and whimsical. This is a must have for every dog lover! Make the world of Iron Paw your own!




PDF final design flattening all transparent objects, includes bleed and 300 DPI.
-print ready PDF file
-size spine width .0563 MM
- 0.125” (3 mm) bleed requirement
- minimum resolution of 300 DPI (dots per inch)
- flattened to one layer
-The minimum margin requirement on book cover files is 0.25” (6.4 mm) from the bleed line (0.125” (3.2 mm) from the trim line) on all four sides of the cover file
-No color profiles or spot colors. RGB or CMYK color space only.
-Size 25-page 8” x 10” (15.24 x 22.86 cm) trim size black ink paperback printed on white paper:
25 (pages) x 0.002252” (spine multiplier) = 0.0563” (spine width)
25 (pages) x 0.0572 mm (spine multiplier) = 1.43 mm (spine width)
Cover Width = 0.125” (bleed) + 8” (trim width) + 0.0563” (spine width) + 10” (trim width) + 0.125”
(bleed) = 18.25563”
Cover Height = 0.125” (bleed) + 10” (trim height) + 0.125” (bleed) = 10.25”

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  • juliahfigueroa
    juliahfigueroa
    • 7 months ago

    Hi! Please check my entry #23. Hope you love it!

    • 7 months ago
  • reddmac
    reddmac
    • 7 months ago

    coloring....joining very soon...please wait. :)

    • 7 months ago
  • ccfprod1
    ccfprod1
    • 7 months ago

    #guaranteed #sealed please

    • 7 months ago
  • Tyau01
    Contest Holder
    • 7 months ago

    Hi I need a design based on the illustrations I uploaded.

    • 7 months ago
    1. pliiats
      pliiats
      • 7 months ago

      Hi. Convert you ai files into jpg. I' m really not up to download unknow files and then open this with illustrator to discover that this not style suits me.

      • 7 months ago
    2. Tyau01
      Contest Holder
      • 7 months ago

      I can upload later on today, but are you able to take a peak at the other entries to check out the style?

      • 7 months ago
  • laramesanza
    laramesanza
    • 7 months ago

    Hi there, Cool idea, i have previously worked illustration adult coloring books so i have a couple of questions before i proceed. A. the illustration you provided for the front and back cover, are these YOUR BOOK illustrations? Do you want us to CLEAN up the exsisting drawing and half color it in? OR is this someone elses drawing that you like, and you want us to RE DESIGN it in a similar style for the book? Are all the dogs in the book " warrior dogs"? so do you want us to keep a warrior theme base ? Its very Japanese Style, so do you want this to be predominant in the styling of the cover and back? Thanks

    • 7 months ago
    1. Tyau01
      Contest Holder
      • 7 months ago

      Hi thanks sorry I just saw this section. Yes these are our original art. Open to whatever theme.

      • 7 months ago

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