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A Magazine Spread Graphic Design Example

Being able to design beautiful presentation your writing is critical. There are a lot of things to learn and focus on, but using the basic elements easier than you think. You can see them, but naming them is the power.... Continue Reading →


Graphic Design Photography

One skill self-published authors made need is making their own stock photos to make good graphic design covers, advertising, and so on. This section will talk about good skills to have in taking those photos for your later use. Today... Continue Reading →

Type in Graphic Design

Type is a tool self-publishers need more than most others because our main medium is words formed in type. But it isn't just needed for the type of the books themselves, but good typography is key to good visuals, most... Continue Reading →

Basics of Graphic Design

Graphic design is a skill self-publishers are gong to need for making their books, making marketing designs, and even websites. This series is going to be using good examples of graphic design to share good tips on how to us... Continue Reading →


Alright, it’s the end of art art tour! Well done to all of you who dared try it. Please use this post to share your success for failures and post any questions you have left. We’ll get back to you ASAP or make more posts to clear up the questions. Congratulation! You now have made […]

Graphic Design for Self-Published Authors

Ever thought about how Graphic Design can make you a more effective self-publisher? It can make a huge difference. You are better at making book covers that stand out. Graphic design is easy to learn and often times instinctive, but... Continue Reading →

How to Use Your Tools

Our next step on our author art journey is learning how to use the tools we now have. So we'll start with the light box. Set it up where you want to start drawing and turn it on. You'll take... Continue Reading →

Tools to Help Non-Artist Authors Make Character Art

This month's theme is all about author art! It's hard to make some fun art to advertise with when you can't draw, but there are tools you can use. This first post will show you types of tools you can... Continue Reading →

How to Build Your Audiobook

With only a month to focus on this, we have a limited amount of time to learn about this, so I've made a list of other places to go to learn more about the process. If you find more, add... Continue Reading →

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