Dragon Siege

very good website and experience. Diana got my who idea perfectly.

$295 paid

9 custom designs

2pre-qualified designers

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Winning design #8 by dienel96, Book Cover Design for Dragon Siege Contest
Gold Medal

designed by dienel96

Project description

A fantasy book that weaves dragons and an amazons together during the fall of troy.  My idea is a classic greek vase interposed with a stylized dragon - not a mean/spikey one, but a wise one.  On a field of stars

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  • yes.. pls check #8 design entry
    • About #8, @dienel96 very good.

  • spelling? interesting concept #7
  • preview 9 #9
  • preview 8 #8
  • I just noticed that the S on Siege doesn't look complete. Is that the font or just something about the picture?
    • @nellwal is the font... if you like i can change it

    • @dienel96 I really like the font - do you have something similar that doesn't drop the bottom of the S?

  • great! thank you!
  • This is the updated preview of the cover with author name added. #6
    • @dienel96 If you can give me some rating on design entries pls

    • About #6, @dienel96 Thanks. I will gladly rate once I figure out how to do it.

    • @dienel96 done! and posted to FB and also twitter

  • :) thank you!
  • Hello, i did some improvements on the cover (i added some fur on the tunic, some lady hair, i replaced the arrow from her hand to mach with the ones from the quiver... and i added more depth on the title). Can you tell me pls what is the author's name? #5
    • About #5, @dienel96 Nell Walton

    • About #5, @nellwal FYI - my author friends are saying this is totally badass

  • fantastic! So glad you added the quiver
  • high resolution preview #4
  • About #3, @dienel96 - I like this very much. Very much.
    • @nellwal - i'm glad you like it. i can work on high resolution book cover? now is just an draft with low resolution images

    • About #3, @dienel96 oh yes please do so.

  • updated preview #3
  • About #2, @dienel96 oh - you are getting there. Just make that longer - more like a tunic. And also - can the bow be a recurve. Loving it.
  • Hello, attached is the updated preview of the cover. I hope you like it. #2
  • Im glad you like it. I will submit soon another design entry with updates. About #1, @nellwal
  • Hello, this is my design entry for your book. This is just the preview of the cover (low resolution images). I hope you like it. Any feedback will be appreciated. Regards! Diana #1
    • Wow! I love it. LOVE IT. However the clothing of the woman is not quite right - See here for more historical detail https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/736x/3c/b0/68/3cb0689aebbabc5f1ff9e168f42c5ec2.jpg. Also they carried an ax called a sagaris as well as a bow https://www.google.com/url?sa=i&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=images&cd=&ved=0ahUKEwjx1YWs2pPNAhXBKyYKHbSPBA0QjBwIBA&url=https%3A%2F%2Fupload.wikimedia.org%2Fwikipedia%2Fcommons%2F4%2F4f%2FSkythian_archer_Louvre_G106.jpg&psig=AFQjCNEpu5cS-f7gIyjNQn2SDdcPtWGSzg&ust=1465312968246073

  • This is what I like as a base. I took this from a greek vase and made different tone in gimp.
  • I have a starting point of a drawing I like but I'm not sure how to upload it. - never mind - figured it out.