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Cover Design for YA Love Story
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Cover Design for Spirituality


I am a graduate with a BFA from UCLA, where I studied graphic design as my major with a concentration in branding and print design. I graduated with 3.6 cum laude honors and have been a freelancing designer since '09.

Artistic work can be found here: http://vanessanoheart.net/
And here: https://www.pinterest.com/vanessano…over-love/

My Working Feedback can be seen here:

Country: United States. Member since: March 10, 2010


"vanessarnaynard was a dream to work with and I love the design. I couldn't be happier with her willingness to change and work with me to make my cover just perfect. "
Profile picturekaribeyer reviewed over 2 years ago
"She did a great job of making my vision a reality!"
Profile pictureCole231999 reviewed over 2 years ago
"Classy cover with creative integration of themes from my brief. Very easy to work with, thank you!"
Profile pictureevelynscarborough reviewed over 2 years ago
"Wonderful experience. Very talented designer and very responsive to specific needs and critiques. Highly recommend. "
Anonymous client reviewed over 2 years ago
"Fantastic conceptual designer - great eye and very communicative. It’s been great working with her :) totally recommend!"
Anonymous client reviewed over 2 years ago
"Excellent--Vanessa read my summary and gave me exactly what I wanted and was timely and very responsive."
Profile picturencober reviewed over 3 years ago
"Vanessa is a fantastic designer who followed direction, came up with original and fresh ideas, and did remarkable work. I cannot recommend her highly enough!!"
Profile picturemattbensonemail reviewed about 4 years ago
"Vanessa was quick to make revisions, has a vast amount of experience with cover work, and is a true artist in the sense of her work. She went above and beyond with communicating her experience and abilities."
Anonymous client reviewed over 4 years ago
"Thank you Vanessa"
Profile pictureteamcare reviewed about 5 years ago
"Really beautiful design and easy to work with, very responsive and suggested changes. Highly recommend!"
Profile pictureamanda4G reviewed over 5 years ago
"Vanessa was very amazing and professional! Her artwork stood out from the rest and matched the persona of my book perfectly. It was very evident she paid attention to my brief and worked to get the cover just the way I wanted. She is someone I highly re..."
Profile pictureGary Busenlehner reviewed over 5 years ago
"Vanessa is amazing to work with, incredibly helpful and very talented. She works with you to get your desired outcome while also providing her feedback and expertise. Highly recommend Vanessa and I'll be working with her again."
Profile picturenathalie.saleeba reviewed about 6 years ago
"Vanessa is an excellent designer with extremely creative and modern ideas. The final result of her winning entry is stunningly beautiful: not simply impressive and attractive, but a pure work of art! Thank you so much!"
Profile pictureRadiant Books reviewed about 6 years ago
"Not only exceptional work; but excellent ideas and a thorough creative process."
Profile pictureGdellis29 reviewed about 6 years ago
"Vanessa was great to work with. Her design is clean and beautiful."
Anonymous client reviewed over 6 years ago
"Vanessa was really great to work with from start to finish. Not only did she create some great designs, she was also very professional. I will certainly hire her again for future work, and happily recommend her. Great stuff."
Profile pictureMontandon reviewed almost 7 years ago
"Vanessa has managed to capture the essence of my book in a conceptual design that has created the mystery and intrigue I was looking for. I would strongly recommend her and look forward to doing more with her. - Lassiter Stone"
Anonymous client reviewed almost 7 years ago
"We loved working with Vanessa... she was very eager to try new designs and worked extremely well with our feedback. She came up with the most creative designs and was one of the easiest designers we worked with. Thanks Vanessa!"
Profile pictureAli18514 reviewed almost 7 years ago
"From the moment Vanessanoheart entered the contest for my book cover design, it was obvious that she was going to win. Her designs were innovative, professional, artistically excellent and looked like they could have emerged out of a publishing house ar..."
Profile pictureLookingupamemoir reviewed almost 7 years ago
"Vanessa is an amazing talent. Her work hits the sweet spot every time: warm and inviting color palettes, clean and exquisitely crafted text, and beautifully organized layouts. I've never seen her do anything less than amazing work, and I would love to w..."
Profile picturesct reviewed almost 7 years ago
"Vanessa was amazing. She zeroed in on what we were looking for: clarity with an edge. She was so easy to work with and responded quickly with changes and adjustments. A total pro with an elegant touch."
Profile pictureErikfcello1 reviewed almost 7 years ago
"This is a second win for vanessanoheart. The first win was a book, this latest project was a cd package -- so she's versatile. She once again captured what we were after and was quick with responses to our suggestions. Once again, a pleasure working wi..."
Profile pictureErikfcello1 reviewed almost 7 years ago
"Vanessa was an absolute pleasure to work with and her design and creative insight was unmatched. She listened to all our feedback and worked with us all the way through all her designs. I will definitely be working with Vanessa again."
Profile pictureGreg.smith reviewed almost 7 years ago
"Vanessa is one of the most talented designers i've ever dealt with. I will definitely be using her in the future for my next projects! She was patient (especially when I asked her for over 60 mock-ups), which she obliged to without any hesitance. S..."
Profile pictureArthurjgonzalez reviewed almost 7 years ago
"I have worked with many designers over many years and Vanessa is one of the best I've had the pleasure of encountering. I am consistently impressed with her designs, even when she doesn't have much to work with her design sensibilities allow her to cre..."
Profile pictureInternet Ecosystems reviewed almost 7 years ago
"Vanessa is not a mere graphic designer, but a true artist. She put her emotion and soul iinto designing my covers. She worked patiently and meticulously with me to help me achieve a product that far surpassed my expectations. Vanessa works more from ..."
Profile pictureRussbab reviewed almost 7 years ago
"Fabulous, crisp and professional design -- and wonderful, prompt service. I highly recommend this designer and will be delighted to work with her again!"
Profile pictureJenny95142 reviewed almost 7 years ago