Book Title: Molly’s Route 66 Adventure
Client/Publisher: American Girl / Pleasant Company (2002)
Role: Design, typesetting, illustration
Author: Dottie Raymer
Size: 10 x 10 inches, case bound
This full-color, interactive book is about American Girl character Molly, and her family’s road trip down Route 66 in the late 1940s. The book is designed to look as if ten-year-old Molly had made this scrapbook herself.
The book contains 8 pullout souvenirs including a Route 66 map, a diner menu, a wanted poster, and a secret decoder that can be used to decipher clues given throughout the book. The cover illustration is by Nick Backes, and interior illustration and photo editing is by Amy Redmond.
With over 18 years of experience in agency and studio settings, Amy Redmond is a visual designer who thrives on variety, creating print and interactive work for corporate and non-profit clients. To keep her creativity refreshed, Amy balances digital design with time in her letterpress studio (Amada Press) in Seattle. She also teaches at the School of Visual Concepts.