Encerrado

Book Cover Designer for the Next Five Volumes of a Series

Job Description:

I’m an author who published the first two volumes of her literary saga The Crooked Little Pieces last year. These were designed by illustrator Eloise G. Morgan, who is now pursuing other interests. I am therefore looking for another illustrator to design the following five volumes. Depending on the style of the creator, I may also ask for redesigns of the first two to lend the series a consistent visual style. Payment for each cover will be transferred separately.

The Crooked Little Pieces’ covers have so far been crafted in surreal, quasi-expressionistic styles: great metaphors made from my heroines’ emotional conditions. Their details have been intricately outlined using various effects on ProCreate and Photoshop.

To my mind it has been necessary to include the girls – sisters Anneliese and Isabel – to make it evident the series’ genre falls into the category of women’s literary fiction. That said, I’m open to suggestions about other ways to make this obvious on the covers.

The illustrator should have a preference for and much experience in the use of paints and natural media for their creations. At the same time, I am happy for the final project to be crafted digitally.

The artist should additionally be ready to read The Crooked Little Pieces’ first three volumes before starting work on the third cover (or, as it may turn out, the first). These total around 310,000 words. For this reason the designer must have either native or fluent English. If you do not like reading English fiction, this is not a job for you.

Here is the blurb for the first volume:

‘1926. Professor Josef van der Holt obtains a post at an all-women’s college overseas. Stuffy London suddenly becomes the site for the unseemly exploits of his half-Dutch and half-German daughters Anneliese and Isabel. When tragedy carves out a hollow in their lives, their ailing souls send the sororal twins on jagged paths: while Isabel takes flight in sensual hedonism Anneliese skirts danger in her role as sleuth. Elusive are the sentiments they seek: swift stopovers of fleeting feeling. Seditious loves and passions scarcely probable veer each away from the predictable.

And when the obvious appears unstoppable the opposite may achingly be true.

Spanning the twentieth century’s five most volatile decades, The Crooked Little Pieces is a series about inextricable entanglements: connections indefinable yet tantalizing. Plots criss-cross over a rich tapestry of twists and tension-fuelling characters: some relatable, others opaque and many “crooked”.

It is television drama. Novelised.

Welcome to CLP.’

My selection process will first narrow down a shortlist of designers. To them I’ll offer $30 each for just a pencil (or digital) sketch of my main characters. The illustrator will be chosen on the basis of both that and a discussion of their concepts, likely over Zoom.

The deadline for applications is 18 February. The deadline for the book cover for Volume 3 is 12 April.

A fee of £600 will be paid for each cover completed, with the option of the additional payment of a 5% commission from every book sale in the future.

More information on the books can be found at [login to view URL] and on Amazon: [login to view URL]

I look forward to hearing from you.

Sophia

Habilidades: Ilustrador, Pintura, Sketching, Character Illustration, Ilustrações

Sobre o Cliente:
( 0 comentários ) Croydon, United Kingdom

ID do Projeto: #35919062

45 freelancers estão ofertando em média £1965 nesse trabalho

superiar

Hi, I have 12+ years experience in Sketching and Digital Art and I can do it although I would like to clarify few things. Let's discuss in detail and move ahead. Tejal Mistry

£3000 GBP in 30 dias
(368 Comentários)
7.9
eyenetindia

Hi, I just reviewed your project description regarding " Book Cover Designer for the Next Five Volumes of a Series ". I assure that you will like my work. I have well experience in this field of 6+ years. I already ma Mais

£1500 GBP in 4 dias
(466 Comentários)
7.3
graphicexpert9

Hi, I saw your " Book Cover Designer for the Next Five Volumes of a Series " project description I am an Experienced (GRAPHICS, WEBSITES, 3D, 2D Designer), I have read your all requirement of your project. I can rebui Mais

£1500 GBP in 3 dias
(372 Comentários)
6.9
eDesignerExpert

Hi, Greetings. This is Ramneet Kaur(Graphic designer). Going through your project regarding "Book Cover Design" and I will definitely help you as my experience matches well with this project. I will give you high-quali Mais

£1500 GBP in 7 dias
(405 Comentários)
6.9
designsmaker0

Hi, ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ I will illustrate your Book Cover in a beautifully, professional way. Thanks for sharing your Illustration work detail. Yes I can do it because I have already work on a similar project in the past. I can do i Mais

£1500 GBP em 1 dia
(310 Comentários)
6.6
megatmarzuqi

I am experience digital Artist & Comic Illustrator. I've read your project and its looks very fun & interesting job. I Have Experience drawing Characters Concept, Cartoon, Comic and Digital Painting,. Kindly check my p Mais

£2250 GBP in 14 dias
(19 Comentários)
6.5
AmeliaArty

Hello, Sophia L. I have sound knowledge in Powerpoint and I have previously done number of projects in Powerpoint. I ensure you will be happy after hiring me. I have 8 years experience in Illustrator, Sketching, Paint Mais

£1500 GBP in 3 dias
(73 Comentários)
6.2
SophieAny

Hi there, I saw your project detail. I can immediately start working on your project to design a Book Cover Designer for the Next Five Volumes of a Series and I'll follow your requirements. I can submit original logo d Mais

£2500 GBP in 3 dias
(102 Comentários)
6.4
AnjaliMehta

Hi There! I have understood the requirements for the design. I will start work on the design right now and will share the first draft of design with in next 24 hours for review, So if there is any changes required in t Mais

£1500 GBP in 2 dias
(90 Comentários)
6.0
GraphicZONE28

Hello I hope you are well. I've gone through the details of your "Book Cover Designer for the Next Five Volumes of a Series "Job. I'm happy to inform you that your project perfectly falls under my expertise. I'm an exp Mais

£2250 GBP em 1 dia
(284 Comentários)
6.2
csarcarpioguerr

Hello, you can visit my portfolio, there I have several samples of my work. Let's talk about your project via chat... I have experience Developing a large number of Illustrations with creative concepts, both for prin Mais

£2250 GBP in 10 dias
(11 Comentários)
6.0
ehsanh88

Hi Sophia, I have more than experience as a traditional painter but for my illustration work I use wacom cintiq as a digital medium but my approach is the same. I saw the cover for your other books and I can draw some Mais

£2250 GBP in 30 dias
(11 Comentários)
4.7
Penmate

''Book Cover'' Hey Sophia! Bryson Henniger here. Could you perhaps provide an overview of the book? Can I receive the title, subtitle, and author of the book? Do you have a certain color scheme in mind? What overall s Mais

£1500 GBP in 21 dias
(4 Comentários)
4.3
ravenkoleayr

Hello, this seems like one ambitious series! I actually majored in creative writing and studio arts so I'm certain this project is right up my aisle. I also don't have a problem with reading the volumes so I can reall Mais

£1500 GBP in 7 dias
(10 Comentários)
4.1
Giovanni704

Hi there! I have more than 10 years of experience as a designer. I'd love to work together on your project. I'm so responsible and kind, I'll always send you the files on time and with the best quality. Send me a mess Mais

£1500 GBP em 1 dia
(1 Comentário)
2.3
FatimaChunara

Hello! I have understood all the requirements and interested to work on this project. You will get eye-catching, unique design Book Cover artworks as per your requirements. Ready to start working on your project right Mais

£1500 GBP in 2 dias
(2 Comentários)
2.4
priyakumarz

Unlike other bids, my proposal is not a copy paste bid! I understood you need high quality book cover designed for Next Five Volumes of a Series. My profile link to review my reputation in freelancer: [login to view URL] Mais

£2400 GBP in 30 dias
(1 Comentário)
1.0
AITSoft

Hi there, I have read the brief details on the job listing. You can check my experience, customer feed backs and my portfolio here: https://www.freelancer.com/u/AITSoft I believe its a doable job I have great experienc Mais

£3000 GBP in 18 dias
(0 Comentários)
0.0
dataspro

Nice to meet you violetta1923,The requirements of your project match my areas of work and skills, to introduce myself. My name is Anthony Muñoz and i am the lead engineer for DS Pro IT agency. I have worked for over 1 Mais

£2112 GBP in 7 dias
(0 Comentários)
0.0