Hire a Book Illustrator in Philadelphia

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Matthew T.

Matthew T.

Philadelphia, PA, USA

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Infographic maker and illustrator. Scene setter and mood creator. Worked with Nat Geo, Sci Am, Smithsonian, National Parks, WWF, and more.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • National Geographic Magazine

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Geography Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Nature Earth & Space & Environmental Sciences Math & Science Comics (non fiction) Comics & Graphic Novels Fiction Historical Fiction

Talitha S.

Talitha S.

Fort Wayne, United States

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Award-winning book illustrator, book cover designer, and editor with over 10 years of experience. I can help with your next book concept!


Work experience:

  • Talitha Shipman Illustration

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

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

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

Mary Ann S.

Mary Ann S.

New York, United States

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I design and illustrate professionally for major publishers: Penguin Random House, Simon and Schuster, Hachette, The New York Times, etc.


Work experience:

  • Mary Ann Smith design + illustration
  • Penguin Random House

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

Genres: Career Guides Non-Fiction Health & wellbeing Religion & Spirituality Self-help & Self-improvement Contemporary Romance Romance Fiction Women's Fiction

Ashley H.

Ashley H.

Portland, ME, United States

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I'm an art director, graphic designer and illustrator that loves book design, typography and the interplay of graphics and text.


Work experience:

  • HarperCollins Publishers
  • Macmillan Children's Books

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Romance Fiction Picture Books Children's History Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Nature Home & Garden Middle Grade Education & Reference Middle Grade Fantasy

Matt G.

Matt G.

Petaluma, United States

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Highly motivated concept artist/ illustrator/ writer who is driven to create the most original content possible.


Work experience:

  • Stargaser Illustration

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Book Interior Design

Genres:

Carlos E.

Carlos E.

New York, NY, United States

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Book cover and interior designer who has worked on hundreds of titles for a wide range of genres; including several national bestsellers.


Work experience:

  • Random House, W. W. Norton, Hachette Books, Black Dog and Leventhal Publishers, Coffee House Press, McGill Queen University Press, Berghahn Books,
  • Black Dog and Leventhal Publishers
  • Hachette Books
  • Yen Press

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Production Management

Genres: Humor & Comedy Fiction Short Story Literary Fiction Psychology Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Self-help & Self-improvement Music Historical Fiction History Economics Classics

Keeli M.

Keeli M.

Seattle, WA, United States

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I specialize in pop culture and kids' books. From the big picture to small details, your book is in good hands!


Work experience:

  • Fantagraphics Books Inc.
  • Klutz (a division of Scholastic Books)

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Young Adult Humor & Comedy Picture Books Children's Art Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Comics (non fiction) Music Comics & Graphic Novels Design Photography Architecture

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