Writer and artist to develop "Learn to draw or paint" books for small publisher

Design & Creative Other - Design & Creative Posted 2 years ago

Fixed Price

Delivery by May 5, 2014




Writer and artist to develop "Learn to draw or paint" books for small publisher.
We are looking for both watercolors or oils and any other art ideas even computer based artwork using screen capture.

How to Draw Cartoons
How to Draw Caricatures
How to Draw Animals

I am looking for someone who can paint and explain how to paint. you will demonstrate for example how to draw animals with pictures and then write down how the procedure works. All types of art will be looked at from basic pencil to charcoal, water colors, oils and even craft ideas. Even computer art work can be demonstrated using screen captures.

All books must show step by step instructions by taking pictures or scanning the process.

Fixed Price Project - Est. Budget $50.00 per book and I am interested in many books in this area.
Pick your favorite thing or method to draw and then teach me how in pictures and words.
Look at some of our books at http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss_1?url=search-alias%3Dstripbooks&field-keywords=john+davidson+learn+to+draw

We are looking for individuals with good English skills, native english speakers who want to write about things that they are good at. We are open to almost any subject, skills that you want to share with the world and want to be a writer. The ebooks will be "How to do  ______ or How to Make ______
We are a small publishing company looking for new book ideas to promote and  increase our inventory. We will be paying  $40 to Max $60 for each accepted book. These are short How  to books of approximately 5,000 to 7,000 words in length.
Pictures or illustrations of  the process in the book showing the steps are also very much wanted. Screen captures, illustrations or other methods of visual presentation. An example would be How to Draw Animals and your examples of the process.
We will be producing all book covers.
Experienced writers are what is wanted, but we will look at all offers.
If you could write 5000 words on your favorite topic or subject, what would it be?
We are looking for all types of ebooks, send us an idea of what you would like to write about.
We can do a quick analysis and see if it will fit into our inventory.
Only G rated content that is readable by everyone is accepted.  

You must have written all of the ebook. Do not copy anyone else. All work will be checked for plagiarism and the ebook must be all your own work. The content must be 100% written by you. No copying from the internet or any other sources.

What you need to do is pick a topic and send us your ideas with a sample and at least an outline or brief overview of what you are going to write about.
We will provide a template. All books will be written in MS Word. With Times new roman and 10 point font with 14 point font titles
You will receive full payment when the book is accepted by us.
You agree that the agreed payment in full is for the work and that you will not receive any other compensation for the book.
You agree that Specialized Designs Systems LLC will hold all copyrights and be able to edit as needed all submitted and compensated work.

Step 1 Send us your ebook proposal with an overview and outline and  price.
Step 2 We will review and confirm by contracting through odesk.
Step 3 You will submit your ebook. All original content both  text and pictures.
Step 4 any suggestions and  review by us
Step 5 You submit final min 5000 word or greater ebook and we pay contracted  amount.

Terms of ebook writer agreement.
Writer confirms that they are entering into an agreement that they are a for hire writer that is paid upfront for the publishing and editorial rights to the content of the books. The writer acknowledges by entering into this assignment that all work produced is original, that Specialized Designs Systems LLC is the copyright holder and that the material does not borrow from any other copyright or published work. The writer will not be entitled to any royalties, residuals, or commissions upon any subsequent sale of the work. Total payment for the writer is as agreed for completing the ebook. Specialized Design Systems LLC will own the work, including all copyrights and sale or distribution rights.

1. The ebook should be min 5000 words.
2. The ebook will have a table of contents
3. The ebook will have short chapters with good titles
4. The ebook will be written in 'MS Word' Times New Roman font size 10, chapter headings size 14.
5. Use bullet points / numbering - but no indenting or underlining.
6. The ebook will be written in US English.
7. The ebook must be 100% original content
8. Illustrations will be done showing how to draw each method with written explanations

Here are samples of our books

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