Portfolio

''Killing Hemingway'' book cover
'Sigurd' book cover
'Printed' book cover
'Shadows os Stars' book cover
'The Wolf and the Deer' book cover
 ''L'éveil de la bête'' book cover
'Fairy tales and Happy Endings' book cover
''Letters from a killer''
'Cocaine Cupcake' book cover
'Valkyrie' book cover
'Lululand' book cover
'The Great Migration' book cover

About

Graduated at a flea market! ◣_◢

Member since: November 02, 2013
Experience
43  
Contests won
57
Runner up
73
1-to-1 Projects
24
Repeat clients
Certifications
Print
Brand guide
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Languages

English

Reviews

"Always great working with Zelena!"
Profile picturepennie reviewed 18 days ago
"This is the second book cover I have had designed by Zelena. Her work is so incredible I had to come back! If you're looking for someone with great attention to detail and creativity look no further! You won't be disappointed"
Profile pictureTamaramichaelbooks reviewed about 1 month ago
"Great work, fast turnaround time. Appreciate the timely communications."
Profile picturedci_bst reviewed about 1 month ago
"Zelena was an absolute pleasure to work with. Not only was her design beyond perfect and anything I could imagine, she was patient and made and changes I asked for in quick time. I would highly recommend her to anyone and will be looking forward to work..."
Profile picturerebecca.madri reviewed 3 months ago
"zelena did a great job on my book cover! I requested changes and she made them in the manner I requested in a short time. She was very easy to work with and she promptly returned my communications. I would hire her again."
Anonymous client reviewed 3 months ago
"Amazing to work with I would highly recommend her! She followed my brief exactly, was very attentive to detail and had some great suggestions. She brought my vision to life! I am very happy with the final result "
Profile pictureTamaramichaelbooks reviewed 5 months ago
"She went above and beyond for my project and was especially flexible with what my project required. She doesn't just have a great eye for design, but has a creative mind that took the concept of my book, and created something that added to the narrative..."
Profile pictureCameron_Fitzgerald reviewed 5 months ago
"Zelena was very quick to address any changes I requested, and her work was absolutely superb."
Profile pictureolecoa1 reviewed 5 months ago
"Jelena did an amazing job again. It's our 6th book cover together and we're always impressed by her creativity and reactivity. She is a brillant artist, it's always a pleasure to work with her ! "
Profile pictureL@urence reviewed 6 months ago
"Jelena is an absolute delight to work with. Her immense talent is only matched by her vision. She was able to create a design that was even beyond my lofty expectations. Not only that, but she is very prompt, flexible, and easy to work with. I could not..."
Profile picturedashdouglasc reviewed 6 months ago
"Zelena is really just the best! Great work as always!"
Profile pictureajgh reviewed 6 months ago
"Amazing artist! I always use her!!"
Profile pictureWrigkenya reviewed 6 months ago
"Wonderful to get a fantastic cover! Thanks for all the hard work to get it right where I wanted it to be!!"
Profile picturedci_bst reviewed 7 months ago
"zelena did a wonderful job, with beautiful art work that was timely and professionally done. She was a pleasure to work with."
Profile pictureJames Bonk reviewed 7 months ago
"Professional, talented, reliable. I can't say enough good things about working with zelena. "
Profile pictureemailsteveramireI reviewed 7 months ago
"Zelena is wonderful! So easy to work with. This is my second cover from her, and I love it! "
Profile pictureO. Leigh reviewed 8 months ago
"Zelena was awesome, just like before"
Profile picturejapunticA reviewed 8 months ago
"Very responsive and fast"
Profile picturealanaterrybooks reviewed 8 months ago
"As always Jelena did an outstanding job ! It's the fifth book cover she makes for us and each and every time, we are really impressed by her creativity. She always understands the subtilty of the books, characters and universe, and offers a very person..."
Profile pictureL@urence reviewed 8 months ago
"So happy about Jelena ! Perfect designer ! Thank you !"
Profile picturetiphaine.siovel reviewed 9 months ago
"Zelena is a wonderful professional. She quickly understands what you expect from her and was able to create a project beyond my expectations. Thank you a lot Jelena "
Profile pictureKarwat reviewed 9 months ago
"Jelena is absolutely amazing. Not only her eye is incredible, but she is also extremely able to listen to a writer's needs, and adapt. I couldn't recommend her more."
Profile picturetiphaine.siovel reviewed 10 months ago
"Zelena captured my characters and the essence of my book perfectly. I would love to work with her again. "
Profile picturelaura.stonecaverw reviewed 12 months ago
"What a fantastic collaboration! zeIena is a true artist and delivered great designs. The process from design suggestions to cover was fun, like an idea ping pong until the final product was suddenly there :)"
Profile pictureTobi Evans reviewed 12 months ago
"Zelena is the best designer to work with! She always gets back to you quickly and her designs are brilliant."
Profile picturesantanajsaunderb reviewed 12 months ago
"Zelena is the best!"
Profile pictureajgh reviewed about 1 year ago
"Awesome as always."
Profile pictureWrigkenya reviewed about 1 year ago
"Very good work - thanks a lot!!!"
Anonymous client reviewed about 1 year ago
"In an eye-catching manner, she incorporated the major elements of the book into the book cover that she designed."
Profile picturemkerkmanlaw reviewed about 1 year ago
"Excellent work as always!!"
Profile pictureajgh reviewed about 1 year ago
"The cover is beautiful! Thank you so much!"
Profile pictureO. Leigh reviewed about 1 year ago
"Zelena's design blew me away. She knew what I wanted before I knew it. I highly recommend working with her. "
Profile picturesantanajsaunderb reviewed about 1 year ago
"Zelena did a great job on my cover...It's exactly what I visualized in my head. I honestly didn't think someone could take would I articulated in a few sentences and turn it into exactly what I wanted."
Profile picturejapunticA reviewed about 1 year ago
"Jelena's design just had that extra creative edge that made my book stand out more than the other 60+ submissions. She was able to see the vision for the story very quickly and created a design that really communicated well. Throughout the contest..."
Profile picturewadehenryshow reviewed about 1 year ago
"Zelena came in last minute in the competition and blew me away with her original concept. She was then credibly easy and responsive to work with. Very pleased with the end result and I'm sure it will help sell my book. "
Anonymous client reviewed about 1 year ago
"Great understanding of the concept and feeling I wanted to project in my cover!"
Profile picturefjsalazar reviewed about 1 year ago
"As always, Jelena did a fantastic job, it's our 4th project with her (3rd one in 1-1 project) and for sure we will ask her to make the next covers of our books. Jelena is really creative and she always surprises us in a good way! We highly recommand he..."
Profile pictureL@urence reviewed about 1 year ago
"She completed the work quickly and gave multiple revision options. Very professional and helpful."
Profile picturerealefitness reviewed about 1 year ago
"We are never disappointed with Jelena ; each and everytime we come to her with a new project (this is the third one), she tries and goes way beyond our expectations to deliver something truly magnificent. People always look up to the covers of our book..."
Profile pictureL@urence reviewed about 1 year ago
"Excellent artist and designer"
Profile picturepennie reviewed over 1 year ago
"I found Zelena by looking at her portfolio samples, and thought her work looked attractive. This is my second consecutive project with her now, and I find that not only does she do good work, but she is easy to work with, as well as flexible in offerin..."
Profile picturejeffquyle reviewed over 1 year ago
"This is my second cover from Zelena and I cannot be more happy with her design. She takes feedback well, is very patient (I should now, as I'm very specific) and she's just overall a pleasure to work with. I'd give her 10 out of 5 if I could. She neve..."
Profile pictureJasyn reviewed over 1 year ago
"Thank you Jelena, you showed us your talent again. You are really creative and it's always a pleasure to work with you. We will ask you again to work your magic for our next book covers ;) Federico & Laurence"
Profile pictureL@urence reviewed over 1 year ago
"Great work once again. Quick turnaround and effective communicator, on top of having a good eye for style."
Profile pictureajgh reviewed over 1 year ago
"Such a solid designer! Great insight and communication, very skilled, got the concept right away and really helped me elevate the novel. Highly recommended!! "
Profile pictureajgh reviewed over 1 year ago
"Zelena did a fantastic job, not only the design looks amazing but she went above and beyond our initial hope. She complied with every requirement we had and in a very short time. She was very responsive and professional. I would also like to highligh..."
Profile pictureL@urence reviewed over 1 year ago
"Zelena was awesome. Super responsive and extremely talented. I'm really pleased with the cover she delivered. It came out much better than I thought possible."
Profile pictureJayesby reviewed over 1 year ago
"Really creative, great design, super please. Thanks."
Profile picturealanaterrybooks reviewed over 1 year ago
"Lovely contact, great work, perfect communication!"
Profile pictureJoshuaTreeLtd reviewed over 1 year ago
"Zelena did a great job. She was very easy to work with and really captured the essence of my story."
Profile picturedkraaiauthor reviewed over 1 year ago
"I saw zelena's portfolio of work and thought it included some attractive pieces that were similar to the style I wanted. When I reached out to invite her to participate in my contest she did, and she immediately provided proposals that were the best in..."
Profile picturejeffquyle reviewed over 1 year ago
"She is my go-to cover designer!! I'm so happy I get to work with her. I plan to continue booking more covers with her."
Profile pictureWrigkenya reviewed over 1 year ago
"Great work, great communication."
Profile pictureMatthias Matting reviewed over 1 year ago
"Great design, very good to work with and willing to make altercations."
Profile pictureDerrickTheReader reviewed over 1 year ago
"Great work, perfect communication."
Profile pictureMatthias Matting reviewed over 1 year ago
"Very good work - very professional!!!"
Profile picture-Manticor- reviewed almost 2 years ago
"Great design by a great designer. Everything I was looking for!"
Profile picturechesterHG reviewed almost 2 years ago
"As always, Zelena did an incredible job! This is the 5th cover she's created for me and the public response to all has been uniformly positive. Not a naysayer in the bunch! When it comes to book covers, Zelena is my shining light!"
Profile pictureblackrosepress1 reviewed almost 2 years ago
"Really enjoy working with this designer. Thanks."
Profile picturealanaterrybooks reviewed almost 2 years ago
"Always such a joy to work with, open to changes, professional, and very talented."
Profile picturealanaterrybooks reviewed almost 2 years ago
"She was great to work with, keeps current with her contacts. Somehow she spontaneously came up with the perfect cover for the book. "
Profile picturegestalticocean reviewed almost 2 years ago
"I had a book cover designed. It depicts a female corpse in a forensic lab, lying on a steel table as if about to be autopsied. The woman was obviously murdered, and an ominous message has been carved into her back, presumably by her murderer. Zelena is..."
Profile pictureblackrosepress1 reviewed almost 2 years ago
"Amazing artist. i will be returning over and over."
Profile pictureWrigkenya reviewed about 2 years ago
"Zelena is just phenomenal! She's completed 3 book covers for me (so far! and the response has been fantastic. Her ideas are solid, her designs are definitely eye-catching, and in the book business, eyeballs are what it's all about! I'm also very pleased..."
Profile pictureblackrosepress1 reviewed about 2 years ago
"I am very impressed with Zelenas wittek and highly recommend her to anyone looking for a designer. She's professional, replies soon and well to feedback and is very talented. I'd give her a 10 out of 10 if I could. I'm very happy with my book covers!!!"
Profile pictureJasyn reviewed about 2 years ago
"Zelena always delivers the best."
Profile picturemilanak reviewed about 2 years ago
"The cover required the melding of three distinct genres--paranormal urban fantasy, science fiction, and romance. The cover also needed the 4 main characters depicted. That's a lot. Even so, I usually have a good idea of how I want a cover to look but n..."
Profile pictureblackrosepress1 reviewed about 2 years ago
"Very happy with the quality of work and high degree of professionalism."
Profile picturealanaterrybooks reviewed over 2 years ago
"Amazing work and so fast!"
Profile pictureSW112287 reviewed over 2 years ago
"Talented, fast, efficient, and pays attention to detail. Zelena will see to the covers for my entire series of science fiction romance books. "
Profile picturemilanak reviewed over 2 years ago
"Zelena is amazing. She came up with a design that precisely matches my "vision." An exciting cover for an exciting book. Brava!"
Profile pictureblackrosepress1 reviewed over 2 years ago
"Awesome Artist!"
Profile pictureWrigkenya reviewed over 2 years ago
"Really awesome designer!!"
Profile pictureWrigkenya reviewed over 2 years ago
"I was really happy with my design! Zelena is a talented artist!!"
Profile pictureWrigkenya reviewed over 2 years ago
"xelena is creative, professional, and easy to work with. "
Anonymous client reviewed over 2 years ago
"Excellent designer - she nailed it from the start. She was quick, efficient, easy to work with and could not have done a better job. Will definitely be working with her again in the future! "
Profile picturesbhwbw reviewed over 2 years ago
"She magically hit on a significant part of my story with her first design, and after that it was tweaking the picture to perfection. She was very easy to work with and accommodated my many suggestions until we had something we both liked. A delight to w..."
Profile picturegestalticocean reviewed over 2 years ago
"The only "downside" to the contest was that there were so many good proposals that it became very hard to choose one. Working with Zelena was delightful, straightforward and simple, couldn't have asked for a better process!"
Profile pictureTobias Klausmann reviewed over 2 years ago
"When I discover a jewel-girl like this, I don't wanna share her. Take it while it lasts! =D Zelena is driven to excellence. She's talented in both Photoshop manipulation and typography. She's efficient, and timely. What a jewel, no? Her design is gonna ..."
Profile picturemilanak reviewed over 2 years ago
"Zelena did the job quickly, efficiently, professionally. Thanks."
Profile picturemusical reviewed over 2 years ago
"Jelena provided excellent response times, paid close attention to required and additionally requested details as the contest and project evolved and was very easy to work with. Excellent design options and an overall wonderful and positive experience. W..."
Profile pictureSean Costello reviewed about 6 years ago
"Very, very happy with the finished product. The design was based off my concept art and exactly what I asked for in the contest description, and all my requested amendments were completed in a day. I just picked her as the finalist. She had the bes..."
Profile picturechristopherholmesnixon reviewed about 6 years ago