THarvey3 has picked a winning print design

For $300 they received 57 design concepts from 13 designers!

  • Award 1
    update by digitalian

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Starts:13-Dec-12 11:04 p.m. GMT

Ends:31-Dec-12 11:59 p.m. GMT


Award 1: $300, was awarded to digital...


Tip 1: $50, was tipped to mofya

Tip 2: $50, was tipped to bilib

Tip 3: $50, was tipped to kcastle...

Tip 4: $50, was tipped to godfreyw

Tip 5: $50, was tipped to AuraGfx


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Creative brief

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Author's Name

Tom Harvey


Tom Harvey's follow-up book to his memoir "The Eighties: A Bitchen Time To Be a Teenager!," brings his usual flair of humor and poignancy as he reflects on observations and lessons learned in his 44 years as a member of the human race. Offered as an easy-to-read collection of essay's, you'll be laughing one moment, crying the next, and, just maybe, laughing AND crying at the same time!

Size Info

Trim size: 5.5" x 8.5",
Page count: 200,
Interior type: Black and White,
Page color: Cream,
Spine width: 0.5"

Who are your readers?

Any one of the 20,000 readers of "The Eighties: A Bitchen Time To Be a Teenager!" and anyone interested in the non-fiction genre.

What 3 things would you like to communicate to your readers with this design?

Needs to be whimsical. Can be a creative picture of a garden hose, artwork of a guy completely wrapped up by a garden hose, artwork of a guy looking wearily at a menacing gardenhose...has to be a male figure, if using a figure.

What colors do you want to see in your design?

Garden hose can be any color. Green, black, white, red, orange.

What colors do you NOT want to see in your design?

N/A - flexible

Describe the style(s) you like (traditional, modern, etc.)

I'm flexible.

What content must be included in your design?

Front cover: Don't Fight With the Garden Hose and Other Lessons I've Learned Along the Way by Tom Harvey

Back cover: He's done it again! In follow-up to his breakout memoir, "The Eighties: A Bitchen Time To Be a Teenager!" Tom will have you laughing and crying . . . sometimes both at the same time . . . as he shares his observations on life's Do's and Don't Do's. A *must read* if you're a member of the human race!

NOTE: Please leave space for a 2" by 1.2" white box in the lower right-hand corner of the book's back cover for the ISBN barcode. Images or text in the barcode location will be covered when the book is printed. Make sure you don't have any important elements where the barcode will be placed. Visit CreateSpace for more tips on book cover sizing and requirements.

Brief updates

By THarvey3 on 26-Dec-12 7:57 p.m. GMT
Very much like the interest! Major talent and going to be a very close decision. Thank you ALL!
By THarvey3 on 26-Dec-12 7:59 p.m. GMT
Back cover edit:

" he shares his observations on life's Do's and Don'ts.