Kira Butler Author Brand

Brand Design for a YA Horror & Dark Fantasy Author
About the Brand and Logo Design

speculative fiction for young adults

The brand mark for horror writer, Kira Butler, incorporates a vintage 1920 Corona typewriter and baby batwings into the logo’s design: blending her love of writing historically-rooted fiction and dark fiction for young adults. The design has been applied to stationary and is predominantly featured on her author website.

Brand and Logo Design for YA Horror and Fantasy Author, Kira Butler

The color palette for the website varies across each page, depending on the section and type of content.

The typography incorporates Gotham for title and paragraph text, and Vulpa for accents and subtitles.

Visual accents rely on the idea of looking down on a writer’s desk, and incorporates found objects.

KiraButler.com Halloween Edition

KiraButler.com Halloween Edition

Using the website to focus building market interest in my career as a horror and dark fantasy writer for young adults, it’s a portfolio of written work, a place to share news with fans of the genre, and a vehicle for generating interest in the topics I write about.

KiraButler.com 2.0 Web Design

KiraButler.com 2.0 Web Design

Using the website to focus building market interest in my career as a horror and dark fantasy writer for young adults, it’s a portfolio of written work, a place to share news with fans of the genre, and a vehicle for generating interest in the topics I write about.

KiraButler.com 3.0 - Horror Author Website

KiraButler.com 3.0 - Horror Author Website

Using the website to focus building market interest in my career as a horror and dark fantasy writer for young adults, it’s a portfolio of written work, a place to share news with fans of the genre, and a vehicle for generating interest in the topics I write about.

KiraButler.com 1.0 - Horror Author Website

KiraButler.com 1.0 - Horror Author Website

Using the website to focus building market interest in my career as a horror and dark fantasy writer for young adults, it’s a portfolio of written work, a place to share news with fans of the genre, and a vehicle for generating interest in the topics I write about.

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