Book cover "Hues of Summer"
Book cover for "The Summer Place"
Book cover for "Barren Grace"
Book cover for "Netherfield Must Go!"
Book cover for "Sleep Tight"
Book cover for "Kloster der Angst"
Book cover for "Her Eyes Underwater"
Book cover for "Somewhere in Between"
Book cover for "The Apple Tree"
Book cover for "Das Vermächtnis der Ketzerin"
Book cover for "The Magic of Well-being"
Book cover for "Mädchen"


(Fully active on 99designs since December 2015)
I'm a professional graphic designer and a hobby photographer with over 15 years of working experience in the industry. I am currently focused on book covers and readily respond to 1-to-1 Project invites and (most) contest invites.

Please note that some of the designs featured in my portfolio are available for purchase. They can be easily adjusted to suit your needs so if you see something you like, please feel free to contact me. :-)

Member since: October 20, 2013
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"I love how Estella can turn the wildest ideas into the most stunning book covers. So much fun to work with her! :)"
Profile pictureAlex Wagner
"Estella is a fantastic designer. She will even build pyramids for you 😊. Highly recommended! "
Profile pictureAlex Wagner
"It was a pleasure working with Estella. She met all of my expectations for the cover. Estella paid close attention to detail, and always made sure that I was happy with the changes. She's an easy person to work with, and will attend to all of your ideas. "
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"my book cover #13 with Estella. She´s super creative, easy and reliable to work with. 100% recommended!"
Profile pictureAlex Wagner
"Estella is both a great designer and a lovely person. I received a large number of responses to my contest (130+) but her designs stood out from all the rest. She provided several very different options all of which spoke to me in different ways. In the..."
Profile pictureanilokin011
"This design is beautiful and the designer was friendly and easy to work with. Very happy with this transaction. "
Profile picturejan.mid
"Amazing. Very easy to work with and a fast responder to anything thing you need. "
Profile pictureConnorRyanLewis
"Estella is, by far, one of the most talented creatives in the design space! What a pleasure it is to work with her! Incredible customer service and incredible turnaround time!!!"
Anonymous client
"Doing book cover design with Estella is one of the most pleasant parts of the writing process. :)"
Profile pictureAlex Wagner
"I‘m very happy with my newest book cover from Estella. Highly recommend her!"
Profile pictureAlex Wagner
"This cover was for my first book of teen fiction - and Estella created such an awesome cover, I absolutely love it!"
Profile pictureAlex Wagner
"Estella has done several of my book series now. She´s extremely versatile across genres, super reliable, and tackles even difficult projects with the patience of a saint. :)"
Profile pictureAlex Wagner
"Estella was wonderful to work with! Thank you for creating my logo and business card!"
Anonymous client
"This has been our first non-fiction cover project with Estella (after several brilliant fiction covers). We´re absolutely in love with the end product. Thank you, Estella! :)"
Profile pictureAlex Wagner
"Estella‘s book covers are so good, they even inspire new book ideas. :) Highly recommended!"
Profile pictureAlex Wagner
" Estella is a good designer who was able to come up with a result matching with my expectations, the only down side is the fact that she was a bit slow to start the work."
Anonymous client
"Estella is a fantastic cover designer ... with the patience of a saint. :) Highly recommended!"
Profile pictureAlex Wagner
"Estella's turnaround time continues to surprise me, and she is extremely dedicated to each and every project. What can I say? She's AWESOME!"
Anonymous client
"Estella is one of the most gifted people that I have ever worked with. Her talent and skill continues to surprise me with every project. She is better than the best!!! "
Anonymous client
"Estella was awesome to work with!"
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"Estella delivered again a top result and helped me out with a tight turnover. Thank you!"
Profile pictureDaniel_Iglesias
"There was an immediate flow for the collaboration from the beginning. We exchanged some info about the final goal and she knew exactly what I wanted. I am very very happy about the result. Highly recommended!"
Profile pictureDaniel_Iglesias
"I have worked with Estella for three different projects now, and I keep coming back to her because her work is excellent, her customer service cannot be beat, and she is the BEST at what she does! I am already looking forward to our next project!"
Anonymous client
"Estella is an incredibly creative and hard working designer. She captured very quickly what I needed and was real fast in implementing necessary changes. I can only recommend her!"
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"Estella is easily one of the most talented people I have ever worked with. Her work is excellent, and she is a joy to do business with."
Anonymous client
"Estella was a great partner to work with for my book cover. She was very patient and attentive - I also heard from her quite quickly. She's extremely talented and I will definitely work with her again. I couldn't recommend her more!"
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"Estella is outstanding and incredibly talented! She remained extremely communicative throughout the design process, and she really understood what I wanted. The outcome? Utter perfection. I look forward to working with her again!"
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"Estella quickly produced the kind of design I was looking for. She responded quickly to questions and requests for changes. I'm happy to recommend Estella based on my experience,"
Profile picturepauljames953
"I needed to tweak my audiobook cover so I went to Estella. She did a great job as always. Thanks Estella, you're the best!!!"
Profile pictureLilyPalazzi
"I love working with Estella! She is always prompt and professional and makes the whole process super easy and fun! Thanks again Estella! Lily :-)"
Profile pictureLilyPalazzi
"Estella created my book cover, ebook cover, and now my audiobook cover. I love it! She is such a professional, answering all my questions quickly and clearly and her work is nothing short of amazing! I highly recommend her! Thanks again, Estella! :-)"
Profile pictureLilyPalazzi
"Estella is great. It has been a pleasure communicating with her, and receiving her feedback and prompt edits. Very pleased with my book cover! "
Profile pictureTanya M.
"Responsive, flexible, and professional. Thank you so much Estella! We love our cover!"
Anonymous client
"Estella was wonderful to work with. She's clearly creative, skilled, and knowledgable. And patient! When I made a minor mistake in the size requirements in my initial ask, she made a quick correction. Definitely recommend! "
Profile picturebrandonically
"This has been my 5th book cover project with Estella ... and I´m still amazed about her skill and creativity (and her patience with difficult clients :)). Highly recommended!"
Profile pictureAlex Wagner
"Estella was above five star. She was very patient with me since this was my first book. She worked with me to come up with the perfect cover to depict my story. I highly recommend her as she was a total joy to work with. I feel very lucky to have ch..."
Profile picturetammy.ward825
"My children's book cover design by Estella turned out incredibly beautiful! I don't know how she did it but she totally captured the personality of my main character, even to the point of having her wear a red beret - something that's in my book but wa..."
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"Readers keep telling me how much they love my book covers - thank you, Estella!"
Profile pictureAlex Wagner
"I recommend Estella to anyone who is interested in a winning book cover, she‘s just fantastic! 😊"
Profile pictureAlex Wagner
"excellent work, super fast & very good price. thank you, Estella 😊"
Profile pictureAlex Wagner
"Estella is a real pro and comes up with creative ideas and beautiful designs again and again. Love working with her! "
Profile pictureAlex Wagner
"Great to work with."
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"This was my second project with Estella - and I´m just as happy as the first time. She´s super easy to work with, comes up with brilliant ideas, and is very professional. I highly recommend her!"
Profile pictureAlex Wagner
"Estella is a very creative designer, it was very easy and professional to work with her. Thank you!! "
Anonymous client
"Estella is a fantastic artist and very professional. She came up with the perfect design for my project and was super easy to work with. Highly recommended!"
Profile pictureAlex Wagner
"We absolutely love the design Estella created for us. She worked with us from the initial conception through numerous edits to get just the right look to convey the essence of the book. She also worked with us to create a promotional documents that had ..."
Profile picturebrandylellou
"I loved the concept Estella created for the book cover. It's clear that she thoroughly read the design brief and created a cover that not only fit the story, but fit that fuzzier, more subjective "vibe." Everything else was fine-tuning, which she was q..."
Profile picturebrandonically
"Estella was very good to work with. Beautiful work, both covers."
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"I found Estella to be the perfect design person. She came up with the only design that fit the subject perfectly, not only in content but in color and composition. Most designs submitted by other contestants were to busy with too much extraneous detail...."
Profile picturerobertdarwin860
"Excellent! She is a wonderful person. Very attentive and friendly. He was very patient with me hehe. I do not have enough words to describe how much I loved the design. In the future I will continue working with her"
Profile pictureToztacho
"I love working with Estella. She is prompt and professional and an amazing designer! Thanks again, Estella! :-)"
Profile pictureLilyPalazzi
"Estella designed some samples of custom back covers for my book in a timely manner despite a health challenge, and did a great job, as always."
Profile pictureAnna Mitchell
"Estella is simply amazing! She is always there to quickly answer all of my questions and take care of any concerns I have. I'd highly recommend her! "
Profile pictureLilyPalazzi
"Great designer. Very talented and very helpful. Would recommend her to to anyone!"
Profile picturestuartjamesholmes
"It has been such a pleasure working with Estella! She is very talented and improves any changes I've suggested. I highly recommend her for any project."
Profile picturejeboek
"As always Estella is wonderful to work with. Professional amazing designer that responds quickly and has a great eye for detail."
Profile picturebrandylellou
"Working with Estella was a pleasure. She is patient, professional and does wonderful work!"
Anonymous client
"It's always a pleasure to work with Estella :-) I needed a small tweak done and she took care of it quickly and professionally. Thanks again!"
Profile pictureLilyPalazzi
"Estella is an amazing designer, is easy to work with, and answers all questions in record time. Her revisions are thoughtful and well planned. Truly, she is a wonderful person to walk with through the design process."
Profile picturejeboek
"I love my design!!! I could tell Estella had really read my brief and knew exactly what I was looking for. She found the perfect little girl for my cover. The little girl is captivating and compelling and captures the feel of my story. I also love the h..."
Profile pictureLilyPalazzi
"As always, Estella is amazing. Will keep coming back to her over and over!"
Profile picturesidecakes17
"Estella is amazing. She created my first book cover in 2017 and I've received incredible feedback on it. I came back to her this year to create my second cover and she took my foundational concept and request to theme the branding from the first book to..."
Profile picturesidecakes17
"Estella is wonderful to work with and creates fantastic designs."
Profile picturejuliets
"Responsive and professional as always. I enjoy working with her."
Profile pictureteriQ
"Stella is always responsive and great to work with."
Profile pictureteriQ
"Estella is an amazing designer! She presented a beautiful book cover and completed every request quickly and professionally. I highly recommend working with Estella!"
Profile picturejeboek
"Die Kommunikation mit Stella ist sehr gut gelaufen und Sie war auch sehr schnell mit meinem Buchcover fertig. Mit dem Bucover hat sie komplett ins schwarze getroffen, als würde sie mich schon ewig kennen. "
Profile picturemaja.fluegel
"Easy to work with as usual :)"
Profile pictureteriQ
"Stella provided all the files requested and did an OUTSTANDING job! Her communication was stellar and we will definitely use her again!"
Profile picturerobbinb
"Stella_e is very professional and pays very close attention to details in both the brief and in the process with documenting her input and your requests. She is very open to ideas and suggestions, too. I'd work with her again. "
Profile pictureteriQ
"A real professional, many thanks as always."
Profile picturedavid.haviland
"A real pleasure to work with."
Profile picturedavid.haviland
"This is the third time I've worked with Estella and once again she did an amazing job. Her main design focus is on book covers, but she took on the challenge of doing a promotional art booklet. I wasn't exactly sure what I wanted in the beginning and s..."
Profile picturebrandylellou
"Stella is great to work with. She will rework your design until it is perfect. I highly recommend her. Michelle Files - Author"
Profile picturemichellebigbear
"Estella was wonderful and I am so thrilled with the cover she did for my novel. She came up with an idea that was based on my input but was so much better than anything I could have imagined. She was patient, kind, and went above and beyond. It was t..."
Profile pictureelaine.crockett
"Great job at the last minute, so fast and so willing to adapt to my craziness. Thank you!"
Profile picturepatriciamjackson_aut
"Stella_e is a very professional designer. She is able to understand the create brief and she makes great interpretations of your wishes. She is very creative in her ideas and she is very modern, chic, and professional all the way. She is very easy to..."
Profile picturedebbie4
"Estella was a great designer to work with. She was creative and very responsive. I would work with her again for sure!"
Profile picturelaura.titzer
"stella-e was great to work with, she made several versions of the cover, and she quickly made any changes I asked for. I couldn't be happier with her work."
Profile picturesigne.c
"As always, great to work with Estella. She does a wonderful job and is very flexible about changes"
Profile pictureLindy Dale
"Estella is a fantastic, talented, creative designer. I loved how my brief inspired her creativity and they way that she took risks and wasn't afraid to add her own creative flair to my vision. She was open to multiple revisions and my feedback. I would ..."
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"This is our second time working with Estella. She did the cover design for our book and then we asked her to make the promotional materials. She is very professional and her designs are unique and visually stunning. She worked with us until we were comp..."
Profile picturebrandylellou
"I loved every minute of working with Estella! She read my brief, was the only designer to give me what I asked for from the beginning. When it needed little changes here and there, she made them and did it with a sense of trying to give me my "vision." ..."
Profile picturepatriciamjackson_aut
"Stella_e was responsive, did multiple samples and revisions, and listened to what I wanted! She is gifted and an absolute joy to work with. "
Profile picturekathyramsperger
"Very easy to work with. I highly recommend. "
Profile picturemichellebigbear
"Really easy to work with, responsive, and right on target with the brief from the start. Thank you!"
Profile pictureamanda4G
"Stella_e did a phenomenal job- AGAIN! She is so quick, detail-oriented, professional, and personable."
Profile picturesidecakes17
"Once again, Estella has delivered a cover for my book that is exactly what I was looking for. She's a dream to work with and I'll be doing so again."
Profile pictureLindy Dale
"I came to 99Designs to have a cover created for the first book in my comic mystery series. 99Designs made the process extremely user-friendly, and stella_e knocked it out of the park. The original design concept had two components which I fell in love w..."
Profile picturesidecakes17
"stella_e was wonderful. Quick to reply to messages, helpful with feedback, attentive to project needs. A+"
Anonymous client
"Stella-e was GREAT! She delivered a quality design and made changes I asked for along the way, never stopping until I was satisfied. I plan to reach out to her again for future projects and highly recommend her to anyone needing a quality book cover. Th..."
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"Stella_e did an amazing job on my book cover. She is a talented designer and her work ethic was incredible. Despite being separated by numerous time zones, she made the process smooth and effortless. This was my first project on 99designs and I was i..."
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"Stella did an excellent job, read the details and paid attention to all except the breed of dog, which she immediately corrected, not once, but twice. I Will be back for my next book!"
Profile picturefewestnew
"Estella designed a new book cover for novella I'd previously released in an anthology. I wasn't happy with the cover the other designer did at all but she took it and turned it into something cute and fun that fits with my other covers perfectly. I love..."
Profile pictureLindy Dale
"Estella provided an eye capturing designs by combining a photo we uploaded with a image related to our book concept. She was very responsive and tried different colors, fonts and background until we were satisfied with the design. I would definitely wor..."
Profile picturebrandylellou
"Working with Estella was a fantastic experience - I can see why she's a Platinum Designer, and was thrilled when she agreed to work on my low-value book cover contest. The only reason she didn't win the contest was because market testing unexpectedly re..."
Profile pictureAnna Mitchell
"I had covers made to rebrand a series of novellas. Estella was very professional and was able to see my vision instantly. I loved her designs and will definitely work with her in the future to create other book covers"
Profile pictureLindy Dale
"I asked this designer to understand the concept behind the cover I required for a novel. She did that even beyond my expectations and produced two designs that ranked in the final five - out of dozens. She also provided the technical expertise I needed..."
Profile pictureJEC2006
"It was a delight to work with Estella. She not only was an excellent designer who captured the vision of what I wanted for my book cover, she was also a true professional. She responded quickly to my messages, worked with me to perfect my book cover, an..."
Profile picturevlkloost
"Stella gave me multiple designs to choose from. Of all the designs I received from several designers, two of hers were my favorites. She was a pleasure to work with: enthusiastic, creative and professional. "
Profile picturebillonline K
"I think this is Estella's 1st cover winner! She was very patient and responsive - I had a lot of little changes, some that may not be noticed by the casual eye, and she was diligent in making them as requested to come up with a beautiful cover for my 2..."
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