When you have the perfect words but need to present them in a well-organized and visually appealing way, Blustery Day Design can help. We love working with writers of all kinds to uplift your important work and increase your reach.

Streetlights and buildings on a Chicago street, seen from high up

Susan Snodgrass

This Chicago-based art critic and editor needed a central, professional online home to share her writing, promote her books, and offer a comprehensive catalog of work.
Cropped view of New Lights book cover, featuring a sepia toned photo of nuns with the book's title in two overlapping red and gold circles.

New Lights from Old Truths

For this history book, we combined engaging images from the past with bold, fresh design elements to create something readers will want to pick up and buy.
Various people sitting at tables at a coffee shop, listening to someone reading a poem at the podium.

th’ poetry asylum

We made a playful, zine-like logo set and flyer for this community organization of poets and writers. It's edgy, eye-catching and super usable.

Some of the great writers & publishers we’ve worked with

Heather Hollick
th' poetry asylum
Susan Snodgrass
Orinda Vista Press
Joules Evans
Sister Maureen Abbott, SP