Hire Book Illustrators near Bristol

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Hugh

Hugh

Bristol, UK

Book cover designer and illustrator working primarily in adult non fiction and fiction.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Education & Reference, Non-Fiction, Music, Humanities & Social Sciences, Philosophy, Short Story, Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Writing & Publishing

Patrick

Patrick

Bristol, UK

A freelance Illustrator/Graphic Designer with over 8 years of experience creating book covers, album sleeves and artworks for exhibition.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • The Big Sky

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Contemporary Fiction, Fiction, Poetry, Literary Fiction

James

James

Bristol, UK

I'm an ethusiastic artist, illustrator and graphic designer with experience working on children's non-fiction picture books.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Picture Books, Children's, Fiction, Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction, Education & Reference, Health & Wellbeing, Life Sciences, Math & Science, Technology, Earth, Space, & Environmental Sciences

Dorota

Dorota

Bristol, UK

A passionate children's book illustrator bringing stories to life for 12+ years :)


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Book Interior Design

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

Max

Max

Bristol, UK

Experienced illustrator specialising in intricate book cover artwork. I make figurative, colourful covers that are sure to catch the eye!


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Young Adult, Fiction, LGBTQ Fiction, African American Fiction, Coming of Age, Contemporary Fiction, Poetry, Women's Fiction

Jem

Jem

London, United Kingdom

I have over 20 years experience in designing bestselling book covers


Work experience:

  • Simon and Schuster
  • Transworld

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Historical Fiction, Fiction, Thriller & Suspense, History, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction

Alex

Alex

Bristol, UK

Award Winning Book Designer specialising in Illustration and attention-grabbing Graphic Design.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Better Food
  • VIVID. a post_rock festival

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Psychological Thriller, Thriller & Suspense, Fiction, Cozy Mysteries, Mystery & Crime, New Adult, Young Adult, Contemporary Fiction, Business & Management, Non-Fiction, Health & Wellbeing, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Action & Adventure

Femke

Femke

Bristol, UK

I’ve been an illustrator since 2008 I work in editorial, publishing and advertising. My style would be great for book illustration work.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: History, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Classics, Fiction, Cultural & Ethnic, Historical Fiction, Literary Fiction, Historical Mysteries, Mystery & Crime, Poetry, Steampunk, Science Fiction

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For authors creating picture books, the illustrations are just as important as the story, if not more so. If you’ve written a book that needs artwork — and only the best illustrators in East Sussex will do — you can now hire the best book illustrators in Bristol to bring your vision to life.


Illustrations breathe life into your characters, actions, and even setting. They grab your readers’ attention, and when done well, your readers will be utterly hooked. But of course, finding the perfect illustrator can be tricky — you naturally want someone who understands your vision and is a collaborative partner. Plus, it helps if they have heaps of talent and experience in your genre. Your illustrator should be aware of the styles and images that appeal to your readers and possess a portfolio that demonstrates that they can implement these techniques themselves.


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