The Big Wig

The Big Wig Cover Concept Art #4

Okay, this will be the last rejected cover concept that I’ll post for The Big Wig, because I am anxious for “The Reveal!” In this theme, we finally get a look at Wiggy’s love interest, though I’m not too keen on the model used. She looks a wee bit haughty to me. And Wiggy’s dog, Sienna, gets her nose into this pic, but she’s too young. Oh, and I was quick to shoot down the choice of background here—bleh. Lemme know what you...

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The Big Wig Cover Concept Art #3

Here’s a third Big Wig rough cover concept that didn’t make the cut! We’re getting a little closer with this one. We finally have something showing us that this is an unfashionable man’s weight-loss journey. The kettlebell represents the CrossFit element of the story. But the guy is a bit too hairy-knuckled for me, and the scene lacks some other facets I was wanting. What do you...

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The Big Wig Cover Concept Art #2

  Here’s another Big Wig rough cover concept that didn’t come close to making the the cut! It’s funny, but there are no obstacle courses in my book. And although I do have a fat, scene-stealing dog, I thought there was too much emphasis on that here. What do you think?

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The Big Wig Concept Cover Art #1

  With my talented cover designer, Derek Murphy, putting the finishing touches on the final cover for The Big Wig, I thought it would be fun to post some of his early concepts that didn’t make the cut. When it’s time, the real cover will be revealed! Here’s the first one. What do you think? Quite clever, but not exactly what I had in mind!...

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