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Olga

Olga

Canada

A passionate illustrator specializing in story-driven children's books. My passion is illustrating nature, animals and playful characters!


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Mino Games
  • EA, Ludia, Hibernum, Mino Games
  • Hibernum, Mino Games

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Young Adult, Fiction, Children's

Blair

Blair

Toronto, Canada

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


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

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

Sakshi

Sakshi

Vancouver, BC, Canada

Over 7 years of experience as a children's book Illustrator living in Vancouver.


Services: Design Cover Design Illustration

Genres: Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction, Picture Books, Children's, Fiction

Michael

Michael

Toronto, ON, Canada

Internationally recognized book designer in both fiction and non-fiction, working with S+S, Harlequin, PRH, Hallmark, Harper + Sourcebooks.


Work experience:

  • Harper Collins
  • Self-employed

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Business & Management, Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Health & Wellbeing, Women's Fiction, Fiction, Mystery & Crime, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Thriller & Suspense

Colleen

Colleen

Guelph, ON, Canada

Children’s Illustrator specializing in character-driven picture books. I’m interested to work on early readers and middle grade as well!


Work experience:

  • Yowza! Studio
  • Jamfilled/Boatrocker Media
  • Self-employed
  • Mainframe Studio
  • MAKE studios
  • Playstudios

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Picture Books, Children's, Fiction, Christian Fiction

Sarah

Sarah

Victoria, BC, Canada

Artist and Illustrator, with experience in traditional medium painting, children's book illustrations and fantasy digital art


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Fantasy, Fiction, Young Adult Fantasy, Young Adult, Nature, Non-Fiction

Izabela

Izabela

Toronto, ON, Canada

Award-winning children's book illustrator. I also art for games, animation, and other fun stuff :)


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Book Interior Design

Genres: Picture Books, Children's, Fiction, Christian Fiction, Middle Grade, Middle Grade Fantasy, Christian Non-Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Non-Fiction, Children’s Non-Fiction

David

David

Kingston, ON, Canada

Professional Illustrator specializing in Children's Books with a heart for the natural world and a belief that we all have a story to tell.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Children's, Fiction

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To ground your reader in the world of your story, you can’t go wrong with hiring a book illustrator. Illustrations aren’t exclusively the domain of children’s picture books (though they certainly appeal a lot to kids) — they can help cookbooks, textbooks, fantasy, science fiction, and horror works too. Not to mention that YA and romance covers frequently feature illustrated characters.


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