Hire a Book Illustrator in Australia

We've sourced the best book illustrators in Australia who are ready to help you with all your illustration needs.

Sofya K.

Sofya K.

Sydney NSW, Australia

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Highly experienced book designer and published illustrator passionate about great stories and children's books.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Scholastic Australia
  • Meshcheryakov Publishing House, Moscow, Russia
  • LANGDONWITHERS
  • Collier Creative

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Children's - Non-fiction Non-Fiction Children's Fiction

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

Dinalie D.

Dinalie D.

Sydney NSW, Australia

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I'm an illustrator who loves to tell stories, working in children’s books and television. Previous clients include Disney and Walker Books.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration

Genres: Picture Books Children's Fiction Middle Grade

Joshua G.

Joshua G.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

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Friendly, enthusiastic, digital illustrator with a painterly style that can bring your world and its characters to life.


Work experience:

  • Self-Employed

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Science Fiction Fiction Urban Fantasy Fantasy Gaming & LitRPG Epic Fantasy Magical Realism Literary Fiction Action & Adventure Contemporary Fiction

Nada B.

Nada B.

Sydney, Australia

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An experienced book designer working with major publishers and best-selling authors; Penguin Random, Harper, Hachette, Allen and Unwin +.


Work experience:

  • Nada Backovic Designs

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Book Interior Design

Genres: Thriller & Suspense Fiction Women's Fiction Literary Fiction Historical Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences

Lauren M.

Lauren M.

Adelaide SA, Australia

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Freelance Illustrator specialising in children's books with a dash of magic, mystery and adventure!


Work experience:

  • Lauren Mullinder Illustration Design

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Middle Grade Fantasy Picture Books Action & Adventure Children's - Non-fiction Non-Fiction

Vaughan D.

Vaughan D.

Mount Gambier SA, 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: Humor & Comedy Fiction Picture Books Children's DIY & Crafts Non-Fiction Middle Grade Children's - Non-fiction

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

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