Kathleen, Author at Book Brush

6 Typography Tips for Graphics and Book Covers (with 35+ font pairings)

6 Typography Tips for Graphics and Book Covers (with 35+ font pairings)

Fonts are one the best ways to convey genre to your readers. And as such, the wrong font can make even the most gorgeous artwork look messy. Don’t worry, Book Brush is here to help! We recently ran a series on our Instagram of font pairings to give authors some inspiration and direction when making their graphics and book covers. And now we’re bringing that insider knowledge to our blog, plus 6...

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12 Awesome Holiday Book Ad Templates For Authors

12 Awesome Holiday Book Ad Templates For Authors

It’s that time of year again: the holidays are upon us! Our number one mission at Book Brush, though, is to always do our best to make your life easier. You’ve got enough to do as an author, so let us make your holiday book marketing a peppermint-scented breeze with these 12 fantastic templates. Holiday Template #1 The realism of this snowy, glittery community template has made it one of the...

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Top 12 Fonts To Use on Book Cover Designs

Top 12 Fonts To Use on Book Cover Designs

One thing I love about Book Brush is there are over a thousand fonts to choose from! If you don’t have a Book Brush account, you can register here. Yet with choice can come paralysis: which font to choose?Here’s the simple way I approach font selection and my go-to twelve faves! FONT CONSIDERATIONS • Space to fill: short titles or long ones?• Branding: do you want a characteristic look to your...

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5 Eye-Catching Color Combinations For Book Ads

5 Eye-Catching Color Combinations For Book Ads

Using the Color Wheel to Create Eye-Catching Book Ads With Book Brush We all want our book ads to stand out from the crowd, but what makes one ad work more effectively than another? While images, font, text, video or animations will make a difference, don’t overlook the power of color. Using Book Brush, we can make our book ad ‘pop’ using awesome color combinations. Let’s look at the color wheel...

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How To Create An Author Business Card … Or Two

How To Create An Author Business Card … Or Two

How To Create An Author Business Card … Or Two Today, I’m going to give you some hints on making a business card and a free book card using Book Brush. If you don’t have a Book Brush account, you can register here. Let’s get into a few basics, I call them best practices. Since life is much less private these days, here is what I’d suggest be on your card, Your Pen Name An Email Address so...

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