Christopher D.

Christopher D.

Graphic designer, Art Director, DTP, 10+ yrs exp, professional

Los Angeles, United States



What's the difference?

My mantra is "The difference between failure and success is doing a thing nearly right and doing a thing exactly right."

I'm a highly skilled & experienced in all things about the printed word -- that might be creative and/or technical writing or it might be print book design & publication (specializing in creating printer-ready files for CreateSpace, Lightning Source, Lulu and other Print-On-Demand services) and converting manuscripts into the popular eBook formats (.mobi for Kindle and epub…


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Work History & Feedback

Book Cover Design

“It was a pleasure working with Chris and I would not hesitate to use him again on future projects.”
Fixed Price $200

Book layout

“Chris was exceptional. He demonstrated an authentic care for the results he produced. I really appreciated his willingness to work with me, make a zillion changes without complaint - his patience was top-notch, and so was his commitment. TY, Chris!”
Fixed Price $185

Workbook layout/typesetting

“Chris formatted and professionally laid out a workbook for me. He was great. Not only is he skilled, he answered my many questions and I felt he was a real business partner.”
Fixed Price $222

Travel Content Editors

“Thank you for your work.”
6 hrs @ $16.96/hr
Earned $93

Edit DVD Cover Insert Design

“While working on this project Chris proved himself to be conscientious, a pleasure to communicate with and extremely reliable. Nothing was too much trouble and he demonstrated that he was determined to make sure that I was completely happy with his work on the task at hand. I would thoroughly recommend him and hope to work with him again in the future.”
Fixed Price $28

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“Thank you for a job well done. A++”
Fixed Price $75
Tests Taken
Name Percentile Score

Adobe InDesign CS3 Test


Adobe Indesign CS4 Test (Mac Version)


Adobe Photoshop 6.0


Creative Writing Test - Fiction (U.S. Version)


English Spelling Test (U.S. Version)


English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)


Microsoft Word 2010 Test


U.S. English Basic Skills Test