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Cookbook cover design

Completion time: 4 days

Project overview:

‘Mark Wilson’ is a well-established pastry chef based in the UK and has just teamed up with a new marketing manager in the hope of raising his profile even more. After his hit TV series finished last year, he has been working hard at putting together a new selection of recipes for his favourite pastry-based dishes.

All the recipes have been finalised so he’s looking for a cover illustration for the book (‘Visions of Pastry”). He has a solid reputation and a popular name amongst pastry fans and is expecting his book to become a huge success. He wants to work closely with a designer and has a few different ideas about possible directions for the artwork.

He would like something playful and illustrated that will entice potential pastry chefs to experiment. Focus on developing a combination of custom illustration and fun, playful lettering. After that, design the back cover, spine and internal design assets to include in and around the recipes. He is also keen to use hand-drawn lettering for the titles of each recipe, so keep this in mind when working on your design.

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30 Submissions to this brief

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MB Martha Balaile
KW Kimberley Webb
KL Katie Loeffler
EK Edita Knowler PREMIUM
KC Konna Clark Ambassador
Samantha Feldman
Leonie Le Roux
Laura Hurn
Rohit Menon
Charlotte Tomlinson
Sophie Grieve-Williams
Darren Pollock
Adrienne Ingram
Abdulaziz Dewan
Christina Smith
Xolelani Mdima
CS Chris Sy
Fabio Rodrigues
Linnea Volz
AS Alex Scaife
Claire Rogerson PREMIUM
Emma Rodgers
JB Jasmine Black
ES Eleonora Shteynle
ES Eleonora Shteynle
RU Reece Upton PREMIUM
Chase Keane
Tommi Hynynen
DA David Ayres

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    Here is some copy for the back of the book if someone would like to use it. Edit as you wish...

    "This robust baking guide is the much-anticipated cookbook from the UK baker Mark Wilson, known for this work on Mark’s hot TV series. Mark has been working on a new selection of recipes from his favorite pastry-based dishes. Learn to make artisan baked goods bound to make lines of adoring fans out your kitchen door! Get the deep dish lesson on basics of the party world like breads, classic desserts, and fresh pastries. Mark Wilson will provide you with glorious recipes making this a mouthwatering read and a reference gem for lovers of bread and pastry, cakes and cookies."