Illustrate Your Book
Book cover Designs
How wonderful that you are writing a book, congratulations. As a passionate author, I know how much work and commitment this takes.
As a knowledgeable author and illustrator, I can bring your story to life; It is incredible to see beautiful illustrations next to your words. How amazing to see your characters staring back at you.
It is a fantastic feeling when words and images shine together.
Take the stress out of producing your book. Having published my books (and working on a couple more), I will illustrate your book beautifully and get it ready for print.
As an author/illustrator, I understand the importance of writing and illustration. It is vital to enhance critical storylines and characters for the reader's delight.
Book Formatting Service.
Get your book ready for the printers and Amazon books and Kindle
Our formatting service takes care of the whole process and will give you print-ready files for your publisher.
Services start from £280 for one print format and vary subject to the number of pages in the book, and the number of designs wanted.
Social Media Posts
We create powerful Social Media Posts for your book. These can run across Twitter, Instagram, Tik Tok, Facebook and WhatsApp
Promote your book with a video. I can produce a video to bring your book to life for your target audience. The video gives the viewers insight into your reader. The movie can promote your book across all of your social media channels.
I can produce illustration styles to fit your characters and storyline. I work in all media from computers to watercolours. Some illustration styles will suit your book better than others, based on your book's mood, genre, and feel. I can help you choose a type that fits your work.
I am here to help and support your journey, making it as stress-free as possible.
I can help liaise with the printers and take all the stress out of the technical side. I can offer cover designs, spot illustration ( an image on the page with writing around it) or full-page illustrations. I can also help you load your work ready for the printer and Amazon.
As an optimistic problem solver, I offer a supportive and friendly service with the highest quality of work.
See your vision come to life.
Be Creative Nichola
Full colour illustration pages
Bring your book pages to life with Full-page colour illustration for your book. The picture above of Honey Cat is an example of - watercolour, ink and pencil.
Water colour illustrations
Watercolours give a beautiful softness to your book. The image above is from Compass and Carrot.
I can digitally draw all of your illustrations using Illustrator and photoshop.
If you're looking for a perfect image, this may suit your cover and page illustrations.
We can help you choose book formats, fonts and trim sizes.
Bring your characters to life. I can draw in outline, computer generated or in detailed pencil like the above example. I can even draw the author
Pastel and watercolour
Pastels give a beautiful softness to your illustrations. I use these a lot in my books.
Book Cover Designs
A brilliant book cover is vital. The surface should tell your story at a glance, the book's mood, genre, and joy. I can help with all the practicalities of completing your book, including ISBNs and bar codes.