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Book Artist!

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Re-design your favorite book cover!


In GIMP/Photoshop/any image editor of your choosing, create a new book cover for your favorite story! Imagine that there's a new, special edition of the tale coming out, and YOU are the special, super awesome artist who has been chosen to design the new look!


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Assignment Bank 3 #DS106 (4 star)

I did “Book Artist” Design assignment this time.

I ahhhh went a little overboard with it, but I feel like it’s fine. I used Photoshop and InDesign for the picture and words structure. As well as the “penmanship.”

If you want to try it yourself and do way better than …

To Read More: My Clever Little Add On

Although its not technically part of my narrative, I added on one more assignment in the design category. Its called Book Artist, and as per the name it asks you to:

Re-design your favorite book cover!

 

In GIMP/Photoshop/any image editor of your choosing, create a new book cover …

Rockin’ ROBBIN.

The final three of the six stars contributing to my noir character involved me taking a modern approach on Cat’s favorite book, The Adventure of Robin Hood, and creating a brand new cover whilst diving deeper into the realm of minimalism, which is brand new to me. Minimalist book covers …

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To Read More: My Clever Little Add On

Although its not technically part of my narrative, I added on one more assignment in the design category. Its called Book Artist, and as per the name it asks you to:

Re-design your favorite book cover!

 

In GIMP/Photoshop/any image editor of your choosing, create a new book cover …

Tutorial 1: Book Artist!

To make this I downloaded a photo of the person I wanted from the Internet. I used Photoshop to block out just his silhouette. I used the eraser tool because the magic lasso tool could not pick up on the color differences, thought that tool is typically easiest to cut …