Hire a Book Illustrator in Calgary

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

Dane L.

Dane L.

BC, Canada

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I love to help people realize their dream of becoming a published author.


Work experience:

  • Ebook Launch

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Romance Fiction Young Adult Historical Fiction Horror Thriller & Suspense Mystery & Crime Fantasy Science Fiction

Claudie C.

Claudie C.

Quebec, QC, Canada

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Published illustrator with 5 years of experience. I specialize in children's books and YA covers with a strong focus on light and color!


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Design Illustration Book Interior Design

Genres: Picture Books Children's Fiction Fantasy Art Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Children's - Non-fiction Middle Grade Fantasy Nature Young Adult Fantasy Young Adult Education & Reference

david S.

david S.

Toronto, Ontario Canada

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Currently working on some personal book projects and continuing to develop my illustration styles.


Work experience:

  • McClelland & Stewart

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design

Genres:

Sakshi M.

Sakshi M.

Vancouver, BC, Canada

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Over 7 years of experience as a children's book Illustrator living in Vancouver.


Work experience:

  • FriesenPress
  • Tellwell

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design

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

Ashley S.

Ashley S.

Welland, ON, Canada

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Freelance Designer, Illustrator and Lettering Artist. Clients: Harlequin Canada, Source Books, Wattpad + more.


Work experience:

  • The Edit By Ash
  • The Printing House

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Young Adult Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Self-help & Self-improvement Health & wellbeing Inspirational Romantic Comedy Romance Contemporary Romance Chick Lit Women's Fiction

Laura W.

Laura W.

Toronto, ON, Canada

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Lighthearted but hard-working illustrator specializing in whimsical and heartfelt kids' books – I love to bring a story to life!


Work experience:

  • Laura Watson Illustration

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration

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

Anna L.

Anna L.

Vancouver, BC, Canada

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I'm an independent illustrator with a classic background. I love working on people, animals, enjoy drawing food and abstract patterns.


Work experience:

  • Freelance illustrator working from home

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Action & Adventure Fiction Agriculture Non-Fiction Art Humanities & Social Sciences Business & Management Picture Books Children's

Rialda D.

Rialda D.

Waterloo, ON, Canada

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Freelance illustrator specialized in digital illustration who enjoys drawing people and colourful scenes.


Work experience:

  • Self employed

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Picture Books Children's Fiction Holiday Sex & Relationships Non-Fiction Social & Family Issues Young Adult Travel Coming of Age Career Guides Entertainment

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