21st Century Book Cover Design

21st Century Book Cover Design

by A. Michael Shumate

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780973933383
Publisher: Elfstone Press
Publication date: 06/27/2017
Pages: 70
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.19(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Evolution of Book Covers

Chapter 2: Fundamental Design Principles

Chapter 3: Fundamental Illustration Principles

Chapter 4: Seven Deadly Sins of Book Cover Design

Chapter 5: Deadly Sin of Book Cover Design #1: Poor Contrast

Chapter 6: Deadly Sin of Book Cover Design #2: Busy Backgrounds

Chapter 7: Deadly Sin of Book Cover Design #3: Wimpy Type

Chapter 8: Deadly Sin of Book Cover Design #4: Inept Type

Chapter 9: Deadly Sin of Book Cover Design #5: Complexity

Chapter 10: Deadly Sin of Book Cover Design #6: Poor Use of Space

Chapter 11: Deadly Sin of Book Cover Design #7: Poor Imagery

Chapter 12: Word to Publishers, Traditional and Indie

Appendix: Covers of A. Michael Shumate

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