Jimproser got their new other graphic design by running a design contest:
Book Cover Design - Mr. Copacabana
Check out Jimproser's Other Graphic Design contest…
Entertainment & The Arts
Sells novels that I write.
What's your vision?
Book cover (front, spine and back) for my novel MR. COPACABANA, based on my father who created the famous nightclub in the 1940's and was involuntarily partnered with Frank Costello, the head of the Mafia in New York. I want something that looks modern, not 1940's, but uses elements of the iconic Copa design of lady with fruit-laden turban (see attached proposal). Back cover should be laid out for quotes of readers recommending the book, and a short mention of the author's credits.
Book cover must have space reserved for all necessary publishing elements such bar code ISBN number, publishers' logo. Author's Name Jim Proser Synopsis The book is titled "Mr. Copacabana" and is the life story of my father who created the famous nightclub in the 1940's and was involuntarily the partner of Frank Costello, the head of the Mafia. They had a 30 year partnership that spanned New York, Los Angeles and Las Vegas. Size Info Trim size: 6" x 9", Page count: 496, Interior type: Black and White, Page color: Cream, Spine width: 1.24" Who are your readers? Biography, crime, popular culture readers What 3 things would you like to communicate to your readers with this design? Danger and corruption amid beauty and glamour What colors do you want to see in your design? See cover design of attached book proposal for color palette. Muted rust, light green, white and blue/purple. What colors do you NOT want to see in your design? Dayglo, primary colors. Describe the style(s) you like (traditional, modern, etc.) MODERN treatment of classic logo (lady with fruit turban) and 1940's. What content must be included in your design? An iconic title design reminiscent of The Godfather puppeteer design but indicating a pool of blood, gun, dagger or other symbol of violence and danger coming from the beauty and elegance of the Copacabana "lady with fruit-turban" icon (see attached proposal for "lady with fruit turban" design). NOTE: Please leave space for a 2" by 1.2" white box in the lower right-hand corner of the book's back cover for the ISBN barcode. Images or text in the barcode location will be covered when the book is printed. Make sure you don't have any important elements where the barcode will be placed
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It all began with a design brief.
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Designers across the globe delivered design magic.
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