FONTS AND IMAGES FOR LOGOS CANNOT BE TRADEMARKED. THEY CAN BE USED ON MERCHANDISE TO SELL.
SOURCE FILES SUCH AS PSD WILL NOT BE GIVEN OUT. THESE ARE THE DESIGNERS PROPERTY.
Where should you credit me?
On the copyright page as:
eBook/Paperback Design by Dark Wish Designs (darkwishdesigns.com)
All prices are for fiction books and Amazon only. Other printing companies will require an extra cost (for Ingram Spark, etc)
What sites do you get your stock photos from?
We use Shutterstock, and occasionally Adobe stock.
Do I have to buy the stock photos?
No. We purchase up to six stock photos to use on your cover from the sites we have a subscription from.
Can I use my own images for the cover?
Yes, but you need to make sure you have the appropriate licences for the images.
Is there a set amount of revisions?
Please check the packages to see how many revisions are allowed. Custom logos there are up to three revisions.
I received the finalized files but I need to make some changes. Is there a charge?
If you've already recieved your finalized files and need to make some changes, then there will be a charge of $10 depending on how many revisions are needed, this many go up to $25.
Do you accept payment plans?
Yes we do. We take an initial deposit of 20% and you can make payments of 20% a month up until the design is paid off. The full amount must be paid for you will receive your finalized, unwatermarked design.
Is there a deposit?
Yes. There's a deposit for all custom covers of 50% if booking in advance. Premades must always be paid in full at the time of purchase.
What information should I provide to you when booking a cover?
Your book title
Tagline and anything else you want on the cover
Any extras you want added on
A short book description
Any ideas you have for the cover
The genre of the book
Can I change the date for a design I have booked in?
Yes but only if you tell me 4 weeks before the design is booked, otherwise no.
Can I add the print wrap later?
Can you help me with formatting my book?
Yes. We offer offer formatting for eBook and print.
Can you give me advice on publishing my book?
I give advice to new authors all the time. I know publishing your first book can be a daunting progress, so I am more than happy to chat with you and guide you in the right direction.
How can I be sure it's safe to pay you?
I understand how important your security is when purchasing anything online, which is why I use PayPal. It's a safe and secure way to pay. Your payment will serve as your receipt too.
I've not finished my book yet but I would like to talk to you about the design. Can I email you?
Yes! I would love to talk to you about your work-in-progress and design needs. You can reach me at
I want to self-publish my book but I don't know where to start. Can you help me?
Absolutely. You can email me or reach me on Facebook here -
I can also help you with uploading your book to a self-publishing platform.
Can I talk to other authors who have worked with you?
I can certainly put you in touch with a few and you can also check out my reviews on my testimonials page.
Should I credit you on my copyright page?
I would appreciate it. Just put Cover Design by Dark Wish Designs.
Can I book multiple covers?
Absolutely. I also offer discounts for multiple designs booked so please contact me if you'd like to do this.