Thursday, June 7, 2012

Sketcher Girl Studios!

I met Vic Caswell during the A-Z Blogfest this April and fell in love with that girl's skills as an artist. Check out her official grand opening below. Also, I should be in the middle of our family trip deep into the heart of Texas. Nobody break into my house and steal my stuff.

Today is the day that Sketcher Girl Studios, LLC officially opens for business!

In celebration of this momentous event, Vic Caswell (owner/operator) is hosting a give-a-way.
Using the "Contact Us" form on the site, send her the secret word from the end of this post and you'll be entered to win.

Sketcher Girl Studios is a freelance illustration company with a focus on book cover design.  Vic Caswell has produced the covers of Emily White's debut novel ELEMENTAL, as well as it's sequel FAE (release date not announced yet), and Kimberly Ann Miller's debut novel TRIANGLES (releasing June 2013).

SGStudios is passionate about books and getting them out there and into the hands of the readers who will love them.  Vic will read your book.  She will work with you to ensure that the design you end up with is something you love.  She doesn't use stock photography, so you are guaranteed an image that is original and she offers full legal usage of her cover images.  So, if you want to print it on swag, and sell that, the money goes straight to you.

Her prices are competitive- affordable for small press publishers as well as self-publishers.

She also provides other services- such as: tattoo design, logo design, header design, artistic prints, children's book illustration, and pretty much anything illustration that you can think up.

Stop by and drop the secret word: Mischief, for your chance to win one of these nifty prizes...

such as:   postcard sized prints of  her work titled PERCHED CREATURE, one of two copies of ELEMENTAL by Emily White, a ten dollar Amazon gift card, an original painting, and  free labor on a book cover (costs may be incurred for props/ models/ wardrobe) and more!

Sketcher Girl Studios
SGS on Facebook

Vic Caswell is brilliant! Not only is she super easy to work with, but the things she comes up with are so amazing. She was able to take the half-coherent ideas I was kind of able to articulate and come up with exactly what I was thinking of. I loved working with her on both my books' covers and I can't wait to work with her again!- Emily White (author of ELEMENTAL from Spencer Hill Press)

"I'm loving my new logo!!! Victoria Caswell did a MARVELOUS job and was such a joy to work with. She made the process effortless and I swear she could read my mind. So, if you need some work done, please send it her way! You won't be sorry!" ♥ Nancy  Fennell (owner of Scents of Adventure)



Alex J. Cavanaugh said...

She is really talented!

PT Dilloway, Superhero Author said...

I think my publisher needs to hire her.

M.J. Fifield said...

Her work is gorgeous.

vic caswell (aspiring-x) said...

mr. rusty!!!!
thank you sooo super much for spreading the word!

be careful in texas! eep! all kinds of crazy people around there! (my hubby is a native texan, i know about these things! HE IS NUTS!) :)

i hope you're having a blast!

Briane P said...

Isn't she competing with you? Have I missed something in the free market-based propaganda being swirled around? This is Obama's fault, right?

The illustrations look great. I intend to enter the contest. And while I should add something to drive you, Rusty, nuts about math or Fermi or something while you're on vacation (?) I will not bring Vic down from her big moment.

lizy-expat-writer said...

Where is your house?

Jay Noel said...

On her website right now...damn, she's good!

Michael Offutt, Tebow Cult Initiate said...

I think that PT Dilloway's publisher needs to hire her. Oh wait, his publisher is a cheapskate.

M Pax said...

Love your talent, Vic. I wish you all success.