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Entry #220 - Book cover design - by line14
By line14

book name: you can not be bad picked a winning design in their book cover contest

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 children's book YOU CAN NOT BE BAD needs book cover design

$295

Book cover contest

Bronze package purchased for $295

(including 99designs fees)

by Cbaloha

Contest started Wed, 21 Mar 2012 01:39:36 +0000

Last feedback Thu, 12 Apr 2012 17:05:35 +0000

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1. Qualifying round
Designers enter their initial design concepts for feedback and direction.
2. Select finalists
The client picks up to six designers to continue working with.
3. Final round
Remaining designers enter revised and refined designs.
4. Select winner
The client picks a winning design.
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1. Qualifying round

Designers enter their initial design concepts for feedback and direction.

2. Select finalists

The client picks up to six designers to continue working with.

3. Final round

Remaining designers enter revised and refined designs.

4. Select winner

The client picks a winning design.

This contest has finished. Congratulations to the winning designer line14 !

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Design brief

Organization name

book name: you can not be bad

Description of business

I'm looking for a cover design that both captures the playful mischievious " bad" and also the softer more spiritual message that everyone is perfect just as we are

IF there is a photo on the cover, it needs to be one that ANY child could identify with see if race, ethnicity can be blurred so all races can relate

this is a book for children to let them and their parents know that they are perfect just as they are . it is to counteract the flood of negative messages chidren get that cripple self-esteem throughout adult life

Organization industry

Childcare

Description

YOU CANNOT BE BAD
THIS IS A BOOK TO REMIND CHILDREN OF ALL AGES ABOUT OUR TRUE NATURE. It is intereactive in that each page is made personal by adding photgraphs of the child tht aare relevant to the text.

The photos can change as the child grows.

ACROSS FROM THE WORDS ON EACH PAGE IS APLAVCE TO PUT A PHOTO OF THE CHILD THAT MATCHES THE TEXT.(for eg. No matter what you do has a photo of the child doing something)

CAHPTER 1

NO MATTTER WHAT YOU SAY
NO MATTER WHAT YOU DO
YOU CAN NOT BE BAD

NO MATTER WHAT TYOU THINGK
NO MATTER WHAT YOU FEEL
YOU CANNNOT BE BAD

NO MATTER WHAT ANYONE ELSE SAYS
OR THINKS ABOUT YOU
YOU CAN NOT BE BAD

EVEN IF YOU MAKE A MISTAKE –
EVEN IF YOU MAKE A BIG MISTAKE
EVEN IF SOMEONE IS REALLY MAD A T YOU
YOU CAN NOT BE BAD
EVEN IF SOMEONE TELLS YOU “ YOU’RE BAD”

THEY REALLY MEAN THAT YOU ARE NOT DOING WHAT MAKES THEM HAPPY AND THEY ARE BLAMING YOU ,BECAUSE THEY ARE NOT HAPPY
BECAUSE
YOU CAN NOT BE BAD

CHAPTER 2

ONCE YOU WERE A PERFECT LITTLE SEED INSIDE YOUR MOMMY’S TUMMY

THE SEED GREW AND GREW UNTIL YOU CAME OUT TO BE A PERFECT BABY-

AND YOUR PERFECT BABY SELF WILL GROW INTO A PERFECT CHILD

AND MUCH LATER INTO A PERFECT ADULT, YOU.

EVERY MINUTE YOU ARE ALWAYS PERFECT
AND PERFECT CAN NOT BE BAD.

NO MATTER WHAT YOU DO, OR SAY OR THINK OR FEEL, OR HOW YOU LOOK OR SMELL, YOU WILL ALWAYS BE PERFECT – JUST THE WAY YOU ARE.

Further requirements

book audience is parents or teachers reading to pre-school age chidren

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