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Cover Art

Cover Art is a type of artwork presented as an illustration or photograph on the outside of a published product such as a book, magazine, newspaper, comic book, video game, DVD, CD, videotape, or music album. Most of us, when we hear the words cover/album art, we almost always associate it with music albums and/or CD covers. However, as mentioned above, cover art can apply to many different mediums. Once I decided to start my podcast, one of my main tasks was to create an eye-catching cover that would appeal to potential listeners. After valuable research and checking out other podcasts, I knew I wanted my cover art to be simplistic and easy on the eyes. I fell in and out of love with these designs, but once the wheels began to turn, various concepts evolved. Here are just a few designs that came together over time. The Cassette Tape The color scheme for this design was influenced by Jay-Z’s Blueprint III. I come from an era of Mixtapes and CD Mixes, so I tried …

Logos

Although logos play a huge part in establishing brand identity, it also allows companies to embed their own creativity and add a signature touch that allows them to connect with potential consumers.