Staceysudlow got their new book cover by running a design contest:
Create an attention-grabbing cover for a children's nature book that kids will want to dive into
Check out Staceysudlow's Book cover contest…
A nature book aimed at kids 5-7 years old that encourages them to go explore their own backyard or nearby park and to actively investigate the natural world. The book includes activities that require kids to use a magnifying glass, binoculars, measuring tape, thermometer and bug jar to learn for themselves about birds, trees, flowers, and bugs, by getting outside and actually finding/measuring/observing and then recording what they find.
What's your vision?
I need a book cover that is colorful and whimsical enough to appeal to kids aged 5-7 but also appeal to parents who may be eager for their kids to get outside and enjoy science and nature. Ideally I would like the cover to set the tone and theme that could then be used throughout the book. I am considering including a character to go along on the 'backyard adventure' with the reader.
The book is specific to Dubai and so includes things like date palm trees, the desert rose, bougainvillea and birds and that are common in the region (hoopoe, white-eared bulbul, pigeon). The book will also include a glossary of local trees, flowers and birds they are likely to see in their neighborhood. I haven't decided on a final title yet, but ideas include In Your Own Backyard or The Big Backyard Book (a kids guide to discovering nature in Dubai)
Every design category has flexible pricing for all budgets. Book cover starts at $299.
Full copyright with production-ready files for digital and/or print.
It all began with a design brief.
A quick, interactive guide helped them understand their design style and captured exactly what they needed in their book cover.
Designers across the globe delivered design magic.
Staceysudlow collaborated with designers to refine their ideas
When design entries come in, you can rate them so designers know what you’re looking for in your logo design.
99designs has great collaboration tools so you can pinpoint and capture your ideas
And then… they selected a winner!
Along the way, they met lots of talented designers…
We think contests are a super fun way to get design.
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Everything you need is in this Google doc:https://docs.google.com/document/d/13kZt3UO24CQ4Hv1opkAsRrMnfvXDU7xYNP05ghCqHN
All ages, particularly middle aged to elderly including personal caregivers and families of the elderly with dementia