A family project. My mother-in-law has over the last few years translated a number of well known Swedish poets to Armenian, and we wanted to turn this work into something that can be shared.
April 2016 – December 2018
The texts were all translated, the illustrations were done. The type and images now needed to be laid out and arranged so it can be printed, and a cover needed to be designed.
The layout was done in InDesign, I started by creating a template based on grids with readability in mind.
The cover was created in Illustrator and Photoshop.
I also created a custom typeface in Armenian for the title on the book cover to give the title a little more personality.
Design & Layout: Stefan Leijon
Illustrations: Manush Mirzakhanjan
Concept and translation: Jokonda Mirsachanjan