Paul produced cover art for many of the bestselling authors isaac asimov, robert silverberg, connie willis, ian mcdonald, charles sheffiled and others and for all the major publishers on. When engaged with science fiction as a genre, we are transported by the visual work of great scifi artists. Media in category science fiction book cover images the following 200 files are in this category, out of 3,888 total. Ace doubles and singles image library main page ace. Book cover 243 cookbooks recipes 22 selfhelp wellness 15 childrens books 12 horror thriller 9 biographies memoir 7 photographic 34 illustrative 12 typographic 7 service includes. D uncan long has created book cover artwork and illustrations for harpercollins, asimovs science fiction magazine, ps publishing, pocket books, muse, american media, ilex, isfic press, moonstone books, amazing stories, enslow publishers, and many other small presses, indie publishers, and selfpublishing book authors. See more ideas about fantasy book covers, sci fi and sci fi.
Last week, we talked about how science fiction cover art evolved into the colorful, pulpy art we love today. This is captain blastoff, coming to you from the galaxy gallery in the future, talking about a great popular art form of the past. Thousands of unique premade fantasy book covers created by professional designers. A 12 month subscription to lightspeed includes more than 100 stories around. Sep 18, 2018 or how my science project destroyed the world by mac barnett has become one of the alltime classic science fiction picture books for kids. Premade book covers premade fiction, science fiction book covers. You spent countless hours working on your book, you chiseled out each word with endless patience, you wrote and rewrote every sentence until everything was perfect. But while your story might be entirely imagined, theres nothing fictional about the quality of these covers.
There are many ways a scifi or fantasy book cover design can communicate with a new reader, and one strategy is to capture a certain mood that signals a feeling about the text within. See more ideas about sci fi, science fiction books, sci fi books. Danny flynns book only visiting this planet in our bookshop is a great overview of his work. Home labs random about this is the sister site of vintage ad browser. Image library the ace double had a 21 year life span and went through several unique numbering systems. Brilliant covers for books by major scifi and fantasy writers did not even credit him as the artist in the seventies but once you know his work you know who did them. Below are some of the covers made by bookflys designer. Clarkesworld cover gallery covers of the monthly science fiction and fantasy magazine.
Reach 24 x 18 oil on panel 2018 inspired by a walk back home one morning in new york city and the issues surrounding our humanity collection of eric bouffard and tamiko manago. Galleryquality science fiction art prints ship same day. See more ideas about science fiction, fiction and pulp fiction. Free science fiction art prints and wall artwork freeart. Links to book cover illustrators, book artists, and book. Show list of captionsthumbnails for multiple matches. Not only is he one of the greatest scifi artists of all time, but he is also the grandfather of the genre and one of its most important pioneers. Book covers presented at cover browser are republished within a fair use context. Gallery wrapped canvas creates a striking threedimensional piece of art, ready to hang. Visco a visual catalogue of the cover art of the science fiction, fantasy, weird and horror fiction magazines from the early twentieth century to the present day. See more ideas about sci fi books, science fiction books and science fiction. Like some sobersuited middle manager tutting over his.
When using illustration or an image on a book cover, its helpful for scifi and fantasy writers to show original images to help set themselves apart from the. Isaac asimov books the war of the worlds signet classics the war of the worlds book h. Elements of this image are science fiction book cover minimalist fantasy landscape sunset over calm water with clouds and alien planet reflections. Premade book covers premade fiction, science fiction book. Jim burns is a science fiction illustrator and fantasy artist specialising in book cover art and specially commissioned paintings for collectors of sf and fantasy art. Every year, the art world chooses the best science fiction and fantasy illustrations providing a visual feast for the rest of us.
Wells helped to bring scifi into mainstream literature. Welcome to my virtual gallery offering collectors a wide choice of imaginative, original, oneofakind works of art. Some consider certain tales from the arabian nights to contain references to science fiction, but most agree that more contemporary authors such as jules verne and h. Titles and author names shown are for illustration purposes only. This is an illustration from the belgian edition of hg wellss the war of the worlds. Conveying a story that youve managed to dream up with nothing more than pure imagination can be a challenging task. Science fiction art print archives gallery wrap canvas.
Jun 04, 20 science fiction cover art has a bad reputation. Best science fiction best science fiction of the 21st century best science fiction of the 20th century best forgotten science fiction of the. Paul youll 1965 is the twin brother of stephen youll who is also a british book cover illustrator mostly known for his science fiction and fantasy work. Science fiction and fantasy book cover designs are as fashion fickle as an emo kids dress sense, and produce the same kind of response. World of wonder art gallery vintage science fiction. This 1898 novel is a cornerstone of any sciencefiction library, but it later became notorious. Or how my science project destroyed the world by mac barnett has become one of the alltime classic science fiction picture books for kids. Our premade book covers are available as ebook, audiobook and kdp full print covers. Here you can buy prints of varying sizes some signed by him.
See more ideas about fantasy book covers, sci fi and sci fi books. If its shelved at least 20% as science fiction, call it out on the discussion rather than deleting. Mar 19, 2018 with a cover price of 25 pence, science fiction monthly first appeared in british newsagents in january 1974. Too often, one quick glance is all the time you get to make an impression. When using illustration or an image on a book cover, its helpful for scifi and fantasy writers to show original images to help set themselves apart from the other. Used on the cover of best short novels 2004 published by the science fiction book club of bookspan. Science fiction, fantasy, and paranormal book cover. List of science fiction and fantasy artists wikipedia. Science fiction paintings known in popular circles as scifi, science fiction has existed for decades if not longer. Sci fi covers custom book cover design for print, digital.
The history and cover art of science fiction published by penguin books from 1935 to the present day. His work with bookfly and his experience as an audiobook cover designer have given him the opportunity to create hundreds of covers across a wide range of genres and authors. Duncan longs book cover illustration and book artwork site boasts a huge collection of graphic art, book illustrations, book cover artwork, book layouts, book graphic design and other book, magazine, and cd albumrelated artwork covering a wide range of subjects. Capture your readers attention with a stunning book cover design. May 12, 2011 this is an illustration from the belgian edition of hg wellss the war of the worlds. Jim burns is a name with a platinum level reputation in the science fiction community. Void walker science fiction dystopian premade cover sale. Virgil finlay, american, 19141971, is probably one of the best known of science fiction cover artists.
Another technical mastercraftsman who has not had the recognition his work spanning several decades deserves. Science fiction book cover minimalist fantasy landscape sunset over calm water with clouds and alien planet reflections. With color schemes, fonts, and specific imagery, a book cover design can convey a. Stephen hickman has painted over 350 science fiction and fantasy book covers since 1976.
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This is a list of science fiction and fantasy artists, notable and wellknown 20th and 21stcentury artists who have created book covers or interior illustrations for books, or who have had their own books or comic books of fantastic art with science fiction or fantasy themes published. Scifi artists and illustrators list, freelance artist. The science fiction book cover is a hard one to get right. Feb 09, 2017 inspiring illustrative covers so much of what scifi and fantasy writers do is create intricate new worlds and situations, and authors can use their book cover designs to share a piece of their books contents with a new reader. He has been selected by the collaborative summer library program as a. The style of these cover images, though risible, no doubt look rich with associations to anyone whos spent even small part of their lives reading. Having been called the one of the grand masters of the science fiction art world by the the mammoth encyclopedia of science fiction, burns is best known for his paintings. Book cover illustrators, book artists, book jacket designers, graphic designers, book illustrators, and book cover designers. See more ideas about sci fi books, fantasy book covers and. Your science fiction ebook cover design will include your own title, your author name and any tagline or subtitle you wish to include. Scifi artists and illustrators list, freelance artist, sci. Born in bournville, england, hardy became interested in science fiction painting from a very early age when he found speculative paintings of space exploration in a library book.
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