How to make an eBook Cover in Paint Brush


How to make an E Book cover. Another good guide!

Self-Published Authors Helping Other Authors

I’ve been discussing covers, and I am supposed to be posting the final parts – “How to Make a Pesky Back Cover”, however, I’ve changed my mind. I had some questions on the wordpress blog, so I’ve decided to actually do some short tutorials on making the cover – using the three programs I mentioned: Paint brush, gimp, and Paint Shop Pro

We’re going to attempt to make the same basic cover in each program. Though, you’ll see that it won’t look identical, still, the idea is there.

If you want to follow along, you can get our sample photo here:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/pandora_6666/4401062690/sizes/l/

(Yes, we are doing this in miniature because it’s easier to work with. For an eBook, this will be good enough. However, for a print book, you will need to use a larger image size and make a larger cover – about double this at least, or else…

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