Hire a Book Illustrator in Australia

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Matthew D.

Matthew D.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

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I can help get eyes on your work with bold, colorful, and professional fantasy illustrations. So let's bring your project to life!


Work experience:

  • Matthew Dobrich Illustration
  • Cadre Pictures
  • Nectar Game Studios
  • Renegade Game Studios
  • Game Heretics

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Fiction Art History Humanities & Social Sciences Action & Adventure Historical Fiction Fantasy Science Fiction Dystopian Gaming & LitRPG

Gayna M.

Gayna M.

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Senior graphic designer with 20 years in publication design and retail design. Lover of beautiful design, typography, health and wellness.


Work experience:

  • Bauer media Books Women's Weekly Cookbooks
  • Walker Books
  • Random House, Hardie Grant, Andrews McMeel
  • ACP Custom Media
  • Fairfax Media, GW Weekly Magazine
  • Murdoch Books, Aus
  • Hardie Grant Publishing and various others see below
  • ABC Books
  • Random House Australia
  • HarperCollins Australia
  • Woolworths Group

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

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Young Adult Picture Books Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Health & wellbeing Anthologies Women's Fiction Home & Garden Themes & Motifs Fashion & Textiles Children's

Naomi C.

Naomi C.

Brisbane City QLD, Australia

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British artist and children's book illustrator, currently living in AUS. Adore children's books, vegan cooking and the great outdoors.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Design Illustration

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

Vaughan D.

Vaughan D.

Campbells Creek, Australia

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Children's Book Illustrator with trade and educational publishing experience. Quirky style perfect for fun picture books and chapter books.


Work experience:

  • Macmillan Education, Cengage Learning , Oxford University Press, Random House, Hodder Headline

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Humor & Comedy Picture Books DIY & Crafts Middle Grade Children's - Non-fiction Children's

Anthony C.

Anthony C.

Seaview Downs SA, Australia

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I have been a full-time freelance artist for over 5 years. I specialise in the genres of fantasy, horror and sci-fi.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Frank Wood
  • A Christou Art

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Nature Horror Fantasy Science Fiction Thriller & Suspense Dystopian

Kim D.

Kim D.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

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Illustrator and graphic designer with over 100 covers, specializing in fantasy and sci-fi.


Work experience:

  • Self Employed

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Fiction Young Adult Picture Books Middle Grade Fantasy Science Fiction Gaming & LitRPG Children's Middle Grade Fantasy Epic Fantasy Young Adult Fantasy

Adam N.

Adam N.

Brisbane QLD, Australia

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illustrator with 12 years of experience illustrating for various publishers. If I can help bring your project to life please contact me!


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Picture Books Art Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Humanities & Social Sciences Comics (non fiction) Middle Grade Comics & Graphic Novels Children's

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