I can edit your manuscript if required.
A standard picture book is generally 32 pages long with the inside title page counted as page #1. Your picture book could be longer or shorter, but the total number of pages should be divisible by 4 for printing purposes.
A visual reference to see illustration placement and the facing
pages that could be text/illustration facing pages or double-spreads.
Sent to the client in low resolution for approval and possible revisions.
Sent to the client in low resolution for approval and possible revisions. Upon approval and final payment, the final 300 dpi illustrations in the required format, are sent to the client via Dropbox or sent to the printer/publisher.
COVER ILLUSTRATION AND DESIGN
TYPESETTING AND DESIGN
If required, I can typeset and design your book, including the copyright page and adding the barcode to the back cover.
Color illustration: $100 - 140 per illustration - according to the style
cartoon to realistic.
Color 'spots': $90 (spots are 1-3 characters or items with no background image).
Cover: (front/back, all typesetting): $150
A 32 page picture book usually has 14-16 illustrations plus cover.
Black & White Illustration: $100.
Black & White 'spots': $50 (spots are 1-3 characters or items with no background image).
I can also provide typesetting, design and formatting services at $20 an hour. A 32 page picture book usually takes 6-7 hours.
I don't ask for or expect royalties on self-published books.
Send me an email with any questions you may have about my services. Thank you.