Portfolio

Entry for Tim Kaiver's LitRPG Novel Cover
Cover Illustration and Design for The Master of Magic by James E. Wisher
Entry for A Sci-Fi Novel, Starchild
Cover Illustration and Design for The Portal Thieves (James E. Wisher)
Entry for A Fantasy Novel Contest
Cover Illustration and Design for The Lightning (James E. Wisher)
Cover Illustration and Design for Stormcrow by James E. Wisher
Cover Illustration for The Nine Blades of Darkness
Cover Illustration and Design for The Hidden Tower (James E. Wisher)
Cover Illustration for Ascending Mage
Cover Illustration and Design for The Squire
Art for 2018 Temptation of the Succubus silver coin

About

https://benjaminroque.wordpress.com/

Country: Philippines. Member since: October 31, 2013
Experience
35  
Contests won
27
Runner up
86
1-to-1 Projects
18
Repeat clients
Certifications
Brand guide
Top Level

Languages

English

Reviews

"Another Awesome Cover from B-Ro."
Profile picturejamesWI reviewed about 1 month ago
"B-Ro never disappoints. His work is second to none."
Profile picturejamesWI reviewed about 2 months ago
"Another gorgeous cover from B-Ro! Always exciting to see how he takes my rough ideas and transforms them into something really eye-catching. A pleasure to work with!"
Profile pictureKateMacLeod42 reviewed 3 months ago
"B-Ro is a fantastic artist and never disappoints."
Profile picturejamesWI reviewed 4 months ago
"B-Ro is amazing. His work is always top notch. 1000% reccomend."
Anonymous client reviewed 5 months ago
"Awesome, as always! 100% genius!"
Profile pictureTrash Dogs Media LLC reviewed 6 months ago
"B-Ro's art never fails to amaze me. Just fantastic."
Profile picturejamesWI reviewed 7 months ago
"Another fantastic design from B-Ro"
Profile picturejamesWI reviewed 10 months ago
"Ben is an amazing artist to work with, his skills with art rivaled only by his own skills of communication in keeping the client up to date on progress. He's fast and efficient, and if something is not right, he is quick to correct it. It was a pleasure..."
Profile picturethorne.ivey.authors reviewed 10 months ago
"B-Ro never disappoints. Another amazing cover."
Profile picturejamesWI reviewed 10 months ago
"Ben's ability to reach into my head, create what I need, and make it better than I ever could have imagined is a true gift. Can't recommend highly enough. 10 stars! 100 stars! A million billion trillion stars!"
Profile pictureTrash Dogs Media LLC reviewed 11 months ago
"B-Ro's work is amazing. Takes direction well and gets the job done as promised. I love working with him."
Anonymous client reviewed 12 months ago
"Another amazing cover from B-Ro."
Profile picturejamesWI reviewed about 1 year ago
"Such great work and a pleasure to work with. 10/10 would reccomend. "
Anonymous client reviewed about 1 year ago
"I really enjoyed working with Ben. He took a very unusual and creative approach, which made his design stand out. He always fulfilled change requests quickly and reliably. I would work with him again anytime."
Profile picturepatriciawelsh reviewed about 1 year ago
"B-Ro never fails to impress. His art is amazing."
Profile picturejamesWI reviewed about 1 year ago
"I appreciate that B-Ro was up front about his availibility considering other projects, and yet continued to meet deadlines and outperformed his competition by considerable measure. He is a pleasure to work with and I hope for many covers to come."
Profile picturegotbooks reviewed over 1 year ago
"This guy is unbelievably good. Initial designs were excellent, but then he had a great ability to adapt and change in an evolutionary way as the project continued. I recommend B-Ro to anyone. "
Anonymous client reviewed over 1 year ago
"The designer created a thoughtful, caring, and beautiful illustration for our son's memorial."
Anonymous client reviewed over 1 year ago
"Another amazing cover from B-Ro."
Profile picturejamesWI reviewed over 1 year ago
"Another amazing cover from B-Ro."
Profile picturejamesWI reviewed over 1 year ago
"Another gorgeous cover! It's always a great experience working with B-Ro."
Profile pictureKateMacLeod42 reviewed over 1 year ago
"B-Ro never disappoints. Another amazing design."
Profile picturejamesWI reviewed over 1 year ago
"B-Ro never disappoints. Another amazing illustration."
Profile picturejamesWI reviewed almost 2 years ago
"B-Ro never disappoints. Top notch work every time."
Profile picturejamesWI reviewed almost 2 years ago
"Always 5 stars! Truly stellar work!"
Anonymous client reviewed almost 2 years ago
"Another great book cover from B-Ro! Always a pleasure to work together on a project."
Profile pictureKateMacLeod42 reviewed almost 2 years ago
"Another amazing design from B-Ro."
Profile picturejamesWI reviewed about 2 years ago
"Yet another fantastic work of photorealistic illustration from the legendary B-Ro! This guy's truly the best."
Profile picturehurtdidit reviewed about 2 years ago
"An amazing design from B-Ro. He never disappoints."
Profile picturejamesWI reviewed about 2 years ago
"Always a pleasure to work with B-Ro. "
Profile pictureKateMacLeod42 reviewed about 2 years ago
"Another amazing project completed by the peerless B-Ro! I continue to count myself lucky to have him on my team. :) "
Profile picturehurtdidit reviewed over 2 years ago
"Another amazing cover. B-Ro never disappoints."
Profile picturejamesWI reviewed over 2 years ago
"I've been working with Ben for years and he's just getting better and better. I can't recommend him enough. Really. He will make your book come to life in the most mind-blowing way!"
Profile picture123Star reviewed over 2 years ago
"An absolutely wonderful design. I couldn't be happier."
Profile picturejamesWI reviewed over 2 years ago
"Ben is amazing. He is infinitely patient with changes and requests and does STUNNING work. Can not recommend him highly enough!!! "
Anonymous client reviewed over 2 years ago
"This is the 8th project I've hired B-Ro for. He delivered exceptional quality and professionalism as I've come to expect from this talented designer!"
Profile picturehurtdidit reviewed over 2 years ago
"Ben did a fantastic job on my cover. I will definitely be working with him again."
Profile picturejamesWI reviewed over 2 years ago
"Skilled artist who is attentive to the most minute details. I highly recommend him"
Anonymous client reviewed over 2 years ago
"Awesome talent, quick delivery, third or fourth project together. B-Ro is my go to artist."
Profile picturejames.russell.williams reviewed over 2 years ago
"Ben is amazing. He notices the little things and does them before I can even ask, and his work is incredible. It's like he can read my mind. HIGHLY recommend!!!!!"
Profile pictureTrash Dogs Media LLC reviewed almost 3 years ago
"A true talent, receptive and great to work with. Has a talent for finding the design you didn't know you were looking for. Would recommend to anyone!"
Profile picturejames.russell.williams reviewed almost 3 years ago
"I've worked with Ben so many times I've lost count. Every single time he is able to blow me away. He is not simply a skilled designer. He is a gifted one. Period. Choose him, and let him amaze you!"
Profile picture123Star reviewed almost 3 years ago
"Ben is an incredible talent, works hard and killed it with the cover for my book. "
Profile picturejames.russell.williams reviewed almost 3 years ago
"Another home run from Ben! He's an incredibly talented illustrator and graphic designer."
Profile picturehurtdidit reviewed about 3 years ago
"B-Ro won an earlier contest for one of our cover designs, and we hired him directly this time to work on a new project. He understood exactly what we were going for right from the beginning, and in just three steps produced a final product we're THRILLE..."
Profile pictureTrash Dogs Media LLC reviewed about 3 years ago
"Always a joy working with B-Ro. He delivers what I was looking for plus so much more. "
Profile pictureKateMacLeod42 reviewed about 3 years ago
"Superb ability and excellent to work with. Communicated well and provided quick and accurate revisions. "
Profile picturePheli Mint reviewed over 3 years ago
"Great work, thank you so much!"
Profile pictureStephen1241 reviewed over 3 years ago
"Always a great collaborative process with B-Ro, and such spectacular final work! A pleasure to work with."
Profile pictureKateMacLeod42 reviewed over 3 years ago
"Ben (B-Ro) is a caring and gifted illustrator. Right away, I understood that his art was more than applying paint to paper. He is intuitive, insightful and very accommodating. I would recommend him to anyone looking for a high quality illustrator. He t..."
Profile picturemitziz reviewed over 3 years ago
"Another absolutely stunning cover from B-Ro. I cannot recommend working with him enough."
Profile pictureKateMacLeod42 reviewed almost 4 years ago
"This cover for a young adult biography on Sir Francis Drake turned out even better than envisioned. And that's thanks to this artist's hard work and timely responses. I will hire him again!"
Profile pictureScott Appleton reviewed almost 4 years ago
"B Ro did a fabulous job putting in a lot of detailed work to make a truly eye-catching cover. Always a joy to work with."
Profile pictureKateMacLeod42 reviewed about 4 years ago
"Amazing artwork, as always. Pick Ben, and evelate your cover to the next level!!!"
Profile pictureAl9000 reviewed about 4 years ago
"Such an awesome designer...great ideas AND great to work with. So very creative and talented!! Thank you!"
Profile picturekathrynh V reviewed about 4 years ago
"He did it again! This is the sixth project I hired B-Ro for, and his quality is consistent. Ben met all of my specifications and he did a great job bringing my ideas to life, including several clever design solutions for lighting and reflection. I will ..."
Profile picturehurtdidit reviewed over 4 years ago
"A fantastic and creative book cover. The interpretation was just what I wanted and the detail is amazing. B-Ro is easy to work with and gets the small details right. All round great artist. "
Profile picturejpbfarm reviewed over 4 years ago
"This is the second book cover that B-Ro has created for me and I couldn't be happier with the result. It's perfect. He followed the design brief closely, but also made suggestions for detail changes that enhanced the design and showed deep engagement wi..."
Profile pictureMjkewood reviewed over 4 years ago
"This designer did a fantastic job on my project, once again! This is the fifth book cover I've had the privilege of hiring Ben (B-Ro) for, and he just keeps getting better. If I had enough work to hire him full-time, I would do so in a heartbeat. "
Profile picturehurtdidit reviewed over 4 years ago
"Ben really showed his Creative Director background in this one, as he provided valuable input that changed the entire composition from my original idea--for the better. He studied the specifications for the other book covers in my 5-book series, recogni..."
Profile picturehurtdidit reviewed over 4 years ago
"Book cover for a sci-fi YA novel. B-Ro did excellent work, with lots of updates as work progressed so I could give feedback on each stage of the process. Would highly recommend his work and will definitely be working with him again in the future."
Profile pictureKateMacLeod42 reviewed over 4 years ago
"Yet another amazing work of art from the inimitable B-Ro. I am so delighted with this custom book cover art. Ben is so easy to work with and adheres to deadlines while maintaining constant communication. Over the past 18 years I've contracted with freel..."
Profile picturehurtdidit reviewed over 4 years ago
"Amazingly amazing, as always! Someone should invent a new word and put it on the vocabulary to describe Ben's fine works. Thanks a ton!"
Profile picture123Star reviewed over 4 years ago
"This is the second book cover artwork that Ben has done for us, and it is even better than the first. His attention to detail and courteous communication skills make him stand out among the crowd, and ensure that he will be plenty busy with more project..."
Profile picturehurtdidit reviewed over 4 years ago
"B-Ro was amazing as usual! He is always a pleasure to work with and his designs are more than I could have imagined. Hire him and you will be blown away by his results."
Profile pictureward.ryanj reviewed over 4 years ago
"When I made the selection for finalists for my cover design contest, I placed equal emphasis not only on the high quality of illustrations, but also the designers' portfolio of past work and their communication skills. Ben exceeded my expectations in..."
Profile picturehurtdidit reviewed over 4 years ago
"Simple but stylish design. Modern and effective."
Profile picturechandra.writer reviewed almost 5 years ago
"His artwork is incredible and unique. It has so much dynamism. Evocative."
Profile pictureTom Maloney reviewed almost 5 years ago
"Great ideas and well thought out concepts. Love the original art. A great communicator, and will use again."
Profile pictureM. D. Cooper reviewed almost 5 years ago
"I don't know how I got so lucky as to find this talented artist. B-Ro is way more than a designer, he created an original piece of artwork for my cover. And working with him was a dream--great communication, timely delivery, and adaptable to my needs. ..."
Profile picturestaysong reviewed almost 5 years ago
"Another exceptional job. I will be using this artist again. He understands my vision for the look and feel of the story world and works diligently to satisfy my design requirements."
Profile pictureScott Appleton reviewed almost 5 years ago
"Excellent work "
Anonymous client reviewed almost 5 years ago
"The only problem with the 5 stars system is that when you get a thousand stars worth work, you are 995 stars short of showing how really amazing was what you got. And Mr. B-Ro is definitely a creator of amazing things, with amazing work ethic, and amazi..."
Profile picture123Star reviewed about 5 years ago
"Working with B-Ro was truly a pleasure. His art is absolutely stunning. He was immediately responsive to our change requests and worked in a professional and timely manner. The layers he provided in the final delivery are perfect for the kind of final t..."
Profile pictureTrash Dogs Media LLC reviewed about 5 years ago
"B-Ro has been brilliant to work with. His design for my book cover far exceeded my expectations. It was clear that he had studied my design spec with great care, and captured every aspect of the detail I was looking for. His rendering of the image was a..."
Profile pictureMjkewood reviewed over 5 years ago
"Working with B-Ro was an amazing experience. I had a vision for what my book cover would look like and he exceeded those expectations. If you are debating on whether or not hire him, I can assure you his work is worth it. I plan on hiring him for the re..."
Profile pictureward.ryanj reviewed over 5 years ago
"Stellar experience once again! Pulling off the design of the Cat Beast for the Neverqueen2 cover had me worried, but this artist totally nailed it. I will be using his services again."
Profile pictureScott Appleton reviewed almost 6 years ago
"Incredible artist"
Anonymous client reviewed almost 6 years ago
"B-Ro did awesome work at a good pace. A pleasure to work with."
Profile picturePaul Kleynhans reviewed over 6 years ago
"I could not be more pleased with the work of B-ro. He immersed himself in the world of my book and captured that world beautifully with his art. But that's not all; he created a superb overall cover design, with balance and grace. He truly went above an..."
Profile pictureInsecta_planetoftheants reviewed over 6 years ago
"I got a lot of excellent designs for this project, but B-ro's design incorporated all of the elements in my brief and captured the tone of the book from my writing sample. I hope that potential readers will judge my book by its cover."
Profile picturestevenxdavis reviewed over 6 years ago
"A great design that shows the action in the novel along with the hint of romance. I like having elements from the story on the cover Thanks for your hard work."
Profile picturejpbfarm reviewed over 6 years ago
"I had an amazing experience working with Ben. He never complained, never stopped until I was completely satisfied with the design. He was relentless in providing the best work I could dream of. There’s one more thing to add, something Ben will provide y..."
Profile picture123Star reviewed over 6 years ago
"Ben went above and beyond my expectations. Not only is Ben a talented artist, he also cared about my artistry. He took the time to read the material I provided and went so far as to read excerpts I'd posted elsewhere. Ben brought my characters to life b..."
Profile picturechase.m.webster reviewed over 6 years ago
"B-ro is absolutely wonderful to work with. I could never be more pleased. This is a NY Times Bestseller cover and it is going straight to the top of NY Bestseller's list. Thank you B-ro. Your painting is s stroke of genius."
Profile pictureagooddclawyer reviewed over 6 years ago
"An excellent piece of work! This designer did an amazing job visualizing the scene I described, and of implementing changes I requested."
Profile pictureScott Appleton reviewed over 6 years ago