Oliver Wetter is an artist and illustrator residing in Germany, who has a great thought process. He carefully considers every aspect of what it means to be an illustrator and shares it on his blog: Fantabulous visions.
Recently he did a blog post on book covers titled the 5 Principles For Outstanding Book Cover Art. To sum up these five principles are:
1. The purple cow – weirder = better
2. The rule of consistency
3. The mighty face recognition machine
4. Sex sells – not always…
5. Less is more
Intrigued yet? Head on over to Oliver’s blog and read the full article: