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Book Cover Designer

Hi, I'm Karen Dimmick, paranormal & fantasy book cover designer creating custom and premade book covers.
I specialize in Urban Fantasy, Dark Fantasy and Paranormal Romance, however I do all the sub-genres of both fantasy and paranormal.
My goal is to create a cover that captures your future readers' attention and sells your book.
As you can see in my testimonials I focus on being easy to work with, a good communicator and bringing the project in on time... even when it's a rush job.
You can find my pricing and other services (like marketing images), up in the menu, along with my FAQ. If you have any other questions, I'd be happy to answer them and I hope to be able to work with you soon.

Book Cover Genre-specific Portfolios

I work in Fantasy and Paranormal genres. I cover Dark Fantasy, Paranormal Romance (PNR), Urban Fantasy and other sub-genres of paranormal & fantasy, like Paranormal Women's Fiction (PWF), YA, High & Epic Fantasy, Retelling, Mythology and Sword & Sorcery.
I work with both character based covers featuring your awesome characters, as well as typography covers where the title is the artwork that will attract your readers.
I also do character cards for use at conferences, in reader gift packs and on merchandise.
I don't do Horror, Thrillers, Mystery, Children's books, Contemporary or Historical Romance. For anything else, feel free to ask me.

Premade Cover Process

Example Premade Book Covers

Want one of my premade book covers?

It's as simple as 1-2-3.
  1. Browse the available covers and grab the one you want.
  2. Supply your text details, so I can customize it for you.
  3. Get your unique cover.
My premades are never re-sold. Once your order is received, it will be set to "sold".
Join my email list for a notifications of new premades.
Frequently Asked Questions
PREMADE COVERS
Starting At:
● An exceptional eBook design
● High resolution jpeg image
● Text customization included
● Not a template! Once sold, it’s yours & that’s it!
● Audiobook, Paperback, Hardback & Vella formats available
● Guaranteed slots for continuations
● Doc with list of all image and font licenses so you know you're safe
    $130

Custom Cover Process

CUSTOM COVERS
Starting At:
● An exceptional eBook design for your unique story
● High resolution jpeg image
● $30 for each additional character
● Not a template! Once sold, it’s yours & that’s it!
● Audiobook, Paperback, Hardback & Vella formats available
● Guaranteed slots for continuations
● Doc with list of all image and font licenses so you know you're safe
    $260
Example Custom Book Covers

Want a completely custom book cover?

Something that fits your book 100%?
  1. Contact me here to discuss what you're looking for.
  2. Fill in my custom cover questionnaire, so I know exactly what you're after and can create a cover that fits your market, what your potential readers are looking for and your awesome story.
  3. I'll send you a first draft and then work with you, for up to 4 rounds of revisions.
Join the email list for notifications of availability.
Frequently Asked Questions

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TESTIMONIALS

  • Harper A Brooks
    I fell in love with one of Karen's premade covers during an event and loved it so much, we made it into an epic trilogy, one I'm excited to release. Karen is so easy to talk to and very talented. She'll make your amazing story the cover it deserves.
    Harper A Brooks (USA Today  Bestselling Author)
  • Anthea Sharp
    Karen Dimmick is professional and a great communicator. Working on my two new covers with her was a joy, and I'm happy with the results. She even went the extra mile to hand craft a fabulous graphic swash for my title, giving the typography that special something!
    Anthea Sharp (USA Today  Bestselling Author)
  • author Troy Osgood
    Karen was a joy to work with. Quick to respond to questions and changes and open to suggestions. Will use again.
    Troy Osgood
  • Denis Levesque
    Amazing artist! Working with Karen has been just a pleasure. Seeing the professionalism and the care she puts into her work is fantastic to see. She has a question and she messages me right away. Communication with her is the way it should be between a client and the artist. She has listened to me change things multiple times and has not batted an eye but has gone ahead and made the changes and sometimes suggesting things that even I wouldn't have thought of. I would work with Karen in the future again without any concern that my imagination would be throttled on her own work. I cannot wait to work with her on my next project.
    D. Levesque
  • Drake O'Keef
    Working on my cover with Karen was amazing. She knows the genre expectations and kept me on track. This is my book's second cover, and it's doing markedly better. My Amazon ranking has improved significantly. Turns out, you can judge a book by its cover.
    Drake O'Keef
  • John Cressman
    I couldn't be more pleased with my cover! Karen was super fast, asked all the right questions and created exactly what I wanted and needed!
    John Cressman
  • Darian Herrera
    Karen Dimmick did a fantastic job for me. Her prices were reasonable, her work was phenomenal. She was fast and precise with her work I didn't have to wait months. She kept me in the loop and made me feel involved in the process. As embarrassing as it might be to say she had me Squealing like a fan girl when I saw the work she did for me. I can honestly say I'm 100% satisfied
    Darian Herrera
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Hi! My name is Karen Dimmick.
I've loved fantasy and magic for as long as I can remember & have been in the publishing industry for nearly a decade.
I know how important is it for a book to look its best, and for potential readers to be able to tell at a glance it's a book they'll enjoy. Without that, even great stories go unread.
As you'll see from my testimonials, my clients love working with me because I'm easy to work with, communicate well and deliver on time, like you'd expect any professional to do.
Born in England, I now live in Florida, USA with my husband. I've traveled the world, living in Europe and Asia. I've had my own bestselling non-fiction book, as well as fiction books, so I've seen both sides of the cover design process.
I believe authors should be able to give their books every possible chance to succeed, with a cover that attracts readers and meets the reader's expectations for the genre.
That's why I created Arcane Covers - to help you make your book shine.
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