Sandy Cull

Book Designer

Melbourne VIC

Sandy has been designing books for more than 20 years. In 2004 and 2005, she won the Best Designed Book of the Year at the Book Design Awards. In 2011 she was the 7th person to be inducted into the Australian Book Design Hall of Fame. Sandy was a founding ABDA committee member, has been a guest speaker at writers’ festivals and an occasional guest lecturer on book design at secondary and tertiary level. She’s still planning to blow the cobwebs from her Arab platen press and finaly print some small literary works in hot metal.

Member since 2014

  • Available for freelance work
  • Available for independent and self-publishing projects

Expertise

  • Book Design
  • Education Design
  • Research
  • Teaching
  • Typesetting

Selected Awards

2014 Joint Winner, Best Designed Young Adult Book 2012 Winner, Best Designed Literary Fiction Book 2010 Winner, Best Designed Literary Fiction Book 2006 Winner, Best Designed Book of the Year 2006 Winner, Best Designed Illustrated Book 2005 Winner, Best Designed Book of the Year