Hire Book Illustrators near Bristol

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Sara

Sara

Bristol, United Kingdom

Cheery, charming & creative book designer, illustrator & lettering artist. 19 yrs experience in children's book publishing


Work experience:

  • Puffin Books
  • Duchess of Bristol

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Young Adult, Fiction, Picture Books, Children's, Classics, Women's Fiction, Middle Grade, Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction

Alex

Alex

Bristol, United Kingdom

A cover designer with over 10 years of experience. I have worked for Penguin, Simon & Schuster, HarperCollins, and Little, Brown.


Work experience:

  • Alex Robbins

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration

Genres: Political Science & Current Affairs, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Technology, Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Business & Management, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Economics, Music

Rory

Rory

Bristol, United Kingdom

Make your books look glorious! I love drawing cartoons and scenarios to accompany text, prose, and stories. Think adventure children's books


Work experience:

  • roryroryrory.com

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Middle Grade, Children's, Fiction, Picture Books, Comics & Graphic Novels, Action & Adventure, Fantasy, Humor & Comedy, Science Fiction, Young Adult, ELT, Non-Fiction

Anna

Anna

Bath, United Kingdom

Award winning jacket designer & illustrator specialising in typographic, illustrated & fiction covers.


Work experience:

  • The Woodbine Workshop
  • Hodder & Stoughton

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Literary Fiction, Fiction, Young Adult, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Nature, Anthologies, Classics, Women's Fiction, Parenting & Families

Mandy

Mandy

London, United Kingdom

A children's book designer, specialising in fiction and non-fiction. I have over 20 years experience, with a safe pair of hands and big ears


Work experience:

  • Mandy Norman Designs

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design Production Management

Genres: Literary Fiction, Fiction, Picture Books, Children's, Action & Adventure, Historical Fiction, Classics, Calendars, Non-Fiction, Middle Grade, Mystery & Crime, Comics & Graphic Novels, Children’s Non-Fiction

Edward

Edward

Brighton, United Kingdom

Graphic Design professional specialising in cover design and illustration.


Work experience:

  • Warner Music
  • Penguin Books UK
  • Edward Bettison is self employed

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Literary Fiction, Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Business & Management, Nature, Historical Fiction, Horror, Thriller & Suspense, Music, Humanities & Social Sciences, Philosophy, Mystery & Crime

Mark

Mark

Cardiff, United Kingdom

A highly collaborative designer, producing impactful covers, interiors and marketing images for a wide range of genres. I cannot scuba dive.


Work experience:

  • Coverness Design
  • Visit Wales

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design Production Management

Genres: Historical Fiction, Fiction, African American Fiction, Women's Fiction, Mystery & Crime, Science Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Thriller & Suspense, Contemporary Fiction

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

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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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