A blue striped background and fun paper textures makes this author’s website stand out. The layered torn paper edges create visual separation between the header and the rest of the page. This WordPress based website also offers a responsive layout, so it will work on devices from a computer down to a mobile phone. Click… Read more »
Posts Tagged: Mary A. Shafer
This website draws it’s inspiration right from the book, Almost Perfect: Disabled Pets and the People Who Love Them, edited by Mary A. Shafer. Bold blue, raspberry red and a sandy texture contrast with the soft pink of the cover and let it stand out. A custom font keeps the look light and interesting. In the… Read more »
Based on it’s sister site, Word Forge Books, The Word Forge also makes use of vibrant color choices. In this design, bright orange sparks from a forge add depth and energy. This website features WordPress as a content management system making it very user-friendly to update. Click here to view the live site…
Each of these logos is used for various imprints (divisions) of a larger publishing company. They each needed to represent the different aspects of each imprint’s genre and/or subject matter, and had to work at many sizes on a variety of materials.
Devastation on the Delaware pulls the reader into events of the flood of ‘55 with a richly detailed narrative style. I reflected this in the cover design by showing a dramatic scene of a home being swept away by the muddy water. Photographs from the author’s collection of flood images were composed and colorized to… Read more »