Cover will feature the protagonist of the story in an environment. See attachment for comp titles.
Kristina Taylor: is 5’10”, pretty but not beautiful, blue eyes, average-athletic in build (similar to comp titles), and has brown hair that is noticeably streaked with premature gray. She is in her late twenties.
Environment: Kristina is “in a dungeon chamber of polished limestone, well lit by a single incandescent glass light bulb.” She is sitting behind “a lacquered oak table masterfully painted with scenes of wild decadence and treasure.” She is sitting in a high-backed, ornate and expensive mahogany chair.
Attire: she is wearing “ a shimmering silk dress of midnight black, which flows over her body and seemed never to fall completely to rest.” The black dress in the comp title “Ashwalk pilgrim” (above) gives a sense of this ‘floating’ effect, but it should be more subtle. Above Kristina’s head floats a thin halo of gently flickering flame.
Features: Kristina is smiling enticingly, yet challengingly. Her expressing seems to say “Can you really handle the story I’m about to tell?”
In one hand, she is holding a gold mask that is heavily encrusted with black diamonds, as if she has just taken it off and is revealing her face to the viewer.
In the other hand, she is holding a foot-long, heavily-gilded bronze dagger. However, this dagger has not two edges, but three, which spiral around each other from hilt to tip - in shape, it should appear like this (below):
Hi please have a look at my portfolio and let me know if there is a match [login to view URL] REgards Piotr Relevant Skills and Experience illustration Proposed Milestones $155 USD - book cover