Tess McCabe

Graphic designer and founder of Creative Minds Publishing

Melbourne VIC

In addition to designing books for a range of publishing houses, Tess frequently works with small businesses and individuals who are interested in self-publishing. Not only can she design striking book covers and internal layouts, but can advise on printing, marketing and distribution options. An experienced publisher herself, Tess is the founder of Creative Minds, a boutique publishing house producing high-quality books and resources for creative professionals and their businesses.

Member since 2015

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


  • Finalist, Best Book Cover Design, Australian Business Book Awards 2021
    Finalist, Best Communications Book, Australian Business Book Awards 2020
    Silver medallist, Next Generation Indie Book Awards, Best Cover Design (Fiction) 2021


  • Art Direction
  • Book Design
  • Education Design
  • Typesetting