This hands-on workshop covers the basic steps needed to create a simple book cover fit for publication with Asquith Press, the library's new book printing service.
Learn to scan photos for use on your cover.
Design a simple book cover with images, text and colour.
Learn some of the basic tools and functions in Photoshop such as Move, Crop, Text, Layers.
Learn how to layout your design to include front and back covers, a spine and a bleed for printing.
Note: a basic knowledge of Photoshop is recommended but not required.
Bring a USB flash drive to take home materials from the course.