Hire Book Illustrators near Bristol

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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 design Cover Design cover-design Illustration illustration Typography 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

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 design Cover Design cover-design Illustration illustration Typography typography Book Interior Design book-interior-design

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

Patrick

Patrick

Brighton, United Kingdom

With 30 years experience designing covers for the UK's top publishing houses, I also art direct, illustrate and do hand lettering for covers


Services: Design design Cover Design cover-design Illustration illustration

Genres: Literary Fiction, Fiction, Action & Adventure, Historical Fiction, Mystery & Crime, Fantasy, Thriller & Suspense

Nick

Nick

London, United Kingdom

I am a book cover designer with 20 years experience. I have designed everything from thrillers, crime books and illustrated womens fiction.


Work experience:

  • LITTLE BROWN
  • HarperCollins

Services: Design design Cover Design cover-design Illustration illustration Typography typography

Genres: Literary Fiction, Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Historical Fiction, Mystery & Crime, Thriller & Suspense

Andy

Andy

Brighton, United Kingdom

An illustrator of children's picture books, Young Adult books and book covers. A humorous style with expressive characters.


Work experience:

  • Minds eye productions
  • Artworld
  • Climax
  • Beyond Reality Games
  • Andy Catling Illustration

Services: Design design Cover Design cover-design Illustration illustration Book Interior Design book-interior-design

Genres: Picture Books, Children's, Fiction, Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction, Action & Adventure, Fantasy, Humor & Comedy, Young Adult

Berenice

Berenice

Cambridge, United Kingdom

Award-winning book cover and interior page designer, project manager and Squarespace website designer.


Work experience:

  • Hello Lovely
  • Cambridge University Press
  • Pearson and Penguin
  • M&M Communications

Services: Design design Cover Design cover-design Illustration illustration Typography typography Book Interior Design book-interior-design Production Management production-management

Genres: Literary Fiction, Fiction, History, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Anthologies, Classics, Women's Fiction, Writing & Publishing, Short Story, Middle Grade, Children's, Education & Reference, Children’s Non-Fiction

Emma

Emma

London, United Kingdom

A freelance book cover designer with over 10 years of experience working across a wide variety of imprints at HarperCollins and LittleBrown.


Work experience:

  • Little Brown
  • HarperCollins

Services: Design design Cover Design cover-design Illustration illustration Typography typography

Genres: Romance, Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Action & Adventure, Historical Fiction, Classics, Women's Fiction, Mystery & Crime, Thriller & Suspense

Louise

Louise

England, United Kingdom

Hello, I am an Illustrator living & working in Somerset. My style is honest, inviting & brings the everyday to life.


Work experience:

  • Ernest Journal - Tina Smith, Jo Keeling
  • Author Andrew Sutton
  • The Hunterian Museum & Glasgow University
  • Curator of 'Museum of memory', Kate McStraw,
  • Tina Smith, Dan Linstead -Immediate Media
  • Pretty Nostalgic
  • Another Escape
  • Upper Hand Press. (William Cass, Author & Ann Starr, Publisher)
  • Marbella Club Hotel & Smokes Creative

Services: Design design Illustration illustration

Genres: Picture Books, Children's, Fiction, Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Non-Fiction, Poetry, Historical Fiction, Classics, Home & Garden, Weddings, Short Story, Middle Grade, Fashion & Textiles

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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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