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Learn How to Design a Book Cover in Our Latest Course



August 13, 2018 - By Andrew Blackman

Original URL: https://design.tutsplus.com/articles/learn-how-to-design-a-book-cover-in-our-latest-course--cms-31642

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What You'll Be Creating

Let's face it: readers do judge books by their covers. If you want your book to reach as many readers as possible, you'll need a professional-looking cover design. Learn how to achieve that in our short course, How to Design a Book Cover.

What You’ll Learn

In this short, 45-minute course, you'll learn how to create professional cover artwork for uploading to print-on-demand services like Amazon or CreateSpace.

Professional graphic designer Grace Fussell will show you an effective creative process for designing a book cover, including:

  • refining genre-appropriate styles
  • laying out front cover artwork in Adobe InDesign
  • expanding your cover into a full wrap-around design
Designing a book cover in InDesign

If you want to learn how to make a book cover that will capture a reader's imagination, this is the course for you!

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Take the Course

You can take our new course straight away with a subscription to Envato Elements. For a single low monthly fee, you get access not only to this course, but also to our growing library of over 1,000 video courses and industry-leading eBooks on Envato Tuts+. 

Plus you now get unlimited downloads from the huge Envato Elements library of 650,000+ creative assets. Create with unique fonts, photos, graphics and templates, and deliver better projects faster.