Hire a Book Illustrator in Calgary

We've sourced the best book illustrators in Calgary who are ready to help you with all your illustration needs.

Rialda D.

Rialda D.

Waterloo, ON, Canada

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Freelance illustrator specialized in digital illustration who enjoys drawing people and colourful scenes.


Work experience:

  • Self employed

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Picture Books Children's Fiction Holiday Sex & Relationships Non-Fiction Social & Family Issues Young Adult Travel Coming of Age Career Guides Entertainment

Blair K.

Blair K.

Toronto, Canada

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Award-winning illustrator and designer specializing in bold, conceptual images.


Work experience:

  • Blair Kelly

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Young Adult Fiction Business & Management Non-Fiction Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Health & Wellbeing Inspirational Middle Grade Children's Education & Reference Psychology Humanities & Social Sciences

david S.

david S.

Toronto, Ontario Canada

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Currently working on some personal book projects and continuing to develop my illustration styles.


Work experience:

  • McClelland & Stewart

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design

Genres:

Sue T.

Sue T.

Toronto, ON, Canada

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A professional illustrator with linocut technique. Clients include Spin Master Games, Klutz Press, Scholastic, and American Bar Association.


Work experience:

  • Sue Todd Illustration

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Picture Books Children's Fiction Cultural & Ethnic Children’s Non-Fiction Non-Fiction New Age Christian Non-Fiction Religion & Spirituality

Laura W.

Laura W.

Toronto, ON, Canada

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Lighthearted but hard-working illustrator specializing in whimsical and heartfelt kids' books – I love to bring a story to life!


Work experience:

  • Laura Watson Illustration

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration

Genres: Picture Books Children's Fiction Middle Grade Children’s Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits

Dane L.

Dane L.

BC, Canada

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I love to help people realize their dream of becoming a published author.


Work experience:

  • Ebook Launch

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Romance Fiction Young Adult Historical Fiction Horror Thriller & Suspense Mystery & Crime Fantasy Science Fiction

Ashley S.

Ashley S.

Welland, ON, Canada

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Freelance Designer, Illustrator and Lettering Artist. Clients: Harlequin Canada, Source Books, Wattpad + more.


Work experience:

  • The Edit By Ash
  • The Printing House

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Self-Help & Self-Improvement Health & Wellbeing Inspirational Romantic Comedy Romance Fiction Contemporary Romance Women's Fiction Young Adult

David G.

David G.

Toronto, ON, Canada

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Commercial, with a twist of lemon.


Work experience:

  • KNOB&TUBE
  • Toronto International Film Festival

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Poetry Philosophy Entertainment Math & Science Thriller & Suspense Life Sciences

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Book Illustrator Calgary

Renowned American author and illustrator Norman Rockwell once said, “No man with a conscience can just bat out illustrations. He's got to put all his talent and feeling into them!”

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