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Freelance book cover designer / graphic designer Laura Duffy designs book covers for print and ebooks.
She has been the book cover designer of numerous books.
For over 15 years she has worked for Crown Publishers where she created and executed over 40 book jackets and book covers a year from concept through design and layout to final production. She is highly skilled at photo retouching and manipulation. At Crown her responsibilities included hiring outside designers, illustrators, and photographers, directing photo shoots, attending press runs and over-seeing in-house freelance designers.
Some specific projects she has worked on are books by: Tim Ferris, Condoleeza Rice, Barack Obama, Patti LuPone, Mindy Kaling, Jean Auel, Carol Burnett, Jillian Michaels, Joe McGinniss, Suzanne Somers, Alice Hoffman, Deepak Chopra, Chris Bohjalian, Bryan Batt
Laura Duffy is a highly creative and detail-oriented art director with extensive experience in 4-color process, pre-press and print design.
• Exceptional collaborative and interpersonal skills;
• Able to develop effective, creative design
solutions independently in a high pressure, fast-paced
• Experience in organizing and coordinating outside artists,
illustrators, and photographers.
• Design and production of promotional material, presentations,
book covers, corporate identity, print ads, web site development, and campaigns
Her clients include:
Amenity Services, Seattle, WA; Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture, Brooklyn, NY; Brown Books, Austin, TX; Dow Fletcher, Seattle, WA; Koniges Systems Programming, Seattle, WA; Rhinebeck Inn, Rhinebeck, NY; Guillford Press, NY; Hyperion Publishers, NY; Oxford Press, NY