Hire a Book Illustrator in Chicago

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Shawn E R.

Shawn E R.

Chicago, Illinois, USA

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I'm an award winning imaginative realism artist specializing in Wildlife and Fantasy Illustration.


Work experience:

  • Shawn E Russell Arts

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Fantasy Fiction Art Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Nature Life Sciences Math & Science

Brian C.

Brian C.

Chicago, IL, USA

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Designer, photographer, and illustrator with 17 years experience – a dad with 6 years experience. Let's get your book looking hot.


Work experience:

  • Brian Chojnowski Design, Inc.
  • Doyle Partners
  • VSA Partners

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Mystery & Crime Fiction Humor & Comedy Literary Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Sports & Outdoors

Eugene S.

Eugene S.

Chicago, IL, USA

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I'm a talented freelance illustrator who specializes in creating eye catching sci-fi, fantasy, horror and YA fiction illustrations.


Work experience:

  • Eugene Smith Illustration

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Classics Comics & Graphic Novels Fantasy Horror Thriller & Suspense Comics (non fiction) Non-Fiction Young Adult Fantasy Young Adult Post-Apocalyptic Science Fiction

Judith M.

Judith M.

Chicago, IL, United States

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Lettering artist and illustrator for 25 years. Bold, clean, graphic style—bright color palettes—contemporary look.


Work experience:

  • Judith Mayer Creative

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Design Non-Fiction Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Art Humanities & Social Sciences Themes & Motifs Plays & Screenplays

Devin M.

Devin M.

Chicago, IL, USA

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Friendly Creative Designer, specializing in book design, illustration, graphic novels, comics, narrative work, character design, fine arts.


Work experience:

  • Eyes of the Cat Illustration

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Book Interior Design

Genres: Comics & Graphic Novels Fiction Art Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Cultural & Ethnic Picture Books Children's

Mariya P.

Mariya P.

Austin, TX, United States

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Award winning children's and nature illustrator specializing in watercolor and ink


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Design Illustration Book Interior Design

Genres: Picture Books Children's Fiction Classics Holiday Home & Garden Non-Fiction Middle Grade Children's - Non-fiction Design Nature

Mitch F.

Mitch F.

Portland, United States

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Portland, Oregon based illustrator, 23 freelance years, offering woodcut, flat graphic, hippie vector, and retro poster styles.


Work experience:

  • Mitch Frey Illustration

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: History Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Nature Travel Action & Adventure Fiction Christian Fiction Historical Fiction Cultural & Ethnic Psychology Transportation Sports & Outdoors

Caroline Teagle J.

Caroline Teagle J.

Brooklyn, NY, United States

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Caroline Teagle Johnson is a graphic designer and illustrator specializing in book covers with 9 years of professional experience.


Work experience:

  • Penguin Random House
  • Random House

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

Genres: Romance Fiction Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Historical Fiction Women's Fiction Entertainment Mystery & Crime True Crime Thriller & Suspense Paranormal Romance

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