Jan Westendorp is a book designer, photo editor, and visual artist with over five years experience in the book publishing industry. In addition to superior book cover and interior page designs, Jan provides book publishing project management services for self-publishing authors. Non-fiction, fiction, and poetry, photo-illustrated books are a specialty and include such projects as photo books and exhibition catalogues, memoirs, biographies, commemorations, histories, corporate celebrations, and art portfolios. In managing self-published book projects, Jan helps authors by assembling a team of the most suitable editors, proofreaders, printers, e-book converters, book marketers, and others involved in all aspects of book production.
Website: Kato Design
Selected list of PUBLICATIONS designed
The Unheralded Artists of British Columbia; numbers 2 – 6, by various authors, 2009 – 2013, published by Mother Tongue Publishing, Salt Spring Island. http://mothertonguepublishing.com
TCR: The Capilano Review, numerous issues 2005 – 2013, North Vancouver, BC. http://www.thecapilanoreview.ca/
The Playing Card, by Michael Hetherington, Passfield Press, West Vancouver, forthcoming in fall 2013.
What Every Kid Needs—and Money Can’t Buy, by Keith Pattinson, 2013. http://keithpattinson.com/book/
Delta Police: Building on the Past, Focused on the Future, Delta Police Department, 2013
The Archive Carpet, by Michael Hetherington, Passfield Press, West Vancouver, 2012. http://www.passfieldpress.ca/the-archive-carpet/
At the World’s Edge: Curt Lang’s Vancouver, 1937 – 1998, by Claudia Cornwall, Mother Tongue Publishing, Salt Spring Island, 2011 (finalist for the 2012 City of Vancouver Book Award). http://mothertonguepublishing.com
the art of breathing underwater, by Cathy Ford, Mother Tongue Publishing, Salt Spring Island, 2010. http://mothertonguepublishing.com
St. Ink: Selected Poems, Billy Little, edited by Jamie Reid and George Stanley, CUE (Capilano University Editions), 2008. http://www.cuebooks.ca/backlist.php