Publishing has changed in so many ways during my time as a book designer, but one thing remains the same: the basics of good book design and layout.
e-Book Cover Design Awards, May 2019 including Tanja Prokop, Ian Koviak, MiblArt and many others.
Self-Publishing: The Carnival of the Indies Issue #105 including Frances Caballo, Belinda Pollard, Jay Artale and many others
e-Book Cover Design Awards, April 2019 including Marushka from Deranged Doctor Design, Murray Ewing and many more.
Self-Publishing: The Carnival of the Indies Issue #104 including Dave Chesson, Joy E. Rancatore, Louise Harnby and many more
I’ve recently been writing a series on Book Anatomy for the BookWorks site, and the most recent article just went live last week. In taking the opportunity to revise my own work of about 10 years ago on the Parts of a Book I found a number of places where the list could be updated […]
e-Book Cover Design Awards, March 2019 including Silke Stein, Doublenaut, and many more
Self-Publishing: The Carnival of the Indies Issue #103 including Mark Coker, Jay Artale, Amanda Linehan and many others
A bit of miscellany today: Get the “Out” Out When did the word “out” invade the rest of our verbs? It’s everywhere, and deserves to be eliminated. Some examples: Tweet out Report out When did this sneak in? “Out” in these contexts adds nothing, since the idea of “sending it out” is inherent in both […]
Is it time to let go of the digital past and embrace the analog future? Not just any analog future, but the digital analog future.