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Danielle

Danielle

Penn Valley, United States

I am a book designer and production artist. Current clients include Pearson, Callisto Media, No Starch Press, ISTE, and Rosenfeld Media.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Design Cover Design Typography Book Interior Design Production Management

Genres: Art, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Health & Wellbeing, Education & Reference, Design, Photography, Architecture

Zoe

Zoe

Belmont, NC, USA

I specialize in illustration for children's picture books, chapter books, and character design. Open to book cover projects as well.


Work experience:

  • Good Dharma Design, LLC

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Book Interior Design

Genres: Picture Books, Children's, Fiction, Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction, Cultural & Ethnic, Short Story, Poetry, Education & Reference

Ashley

Ashley

Portland, ME, United States

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

YoungJu

YoungJu

Vienna, VA, USA

Digital artist and illustrator. I illustrate children's picture books, children's book covers, and anthologies.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Gelsinger Licensing Group, Inc
  • American Greetings
  • Working Class Studio

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Picture Books, Children's, Fiction, Cultural & Ethnic, Middle Grade, Anthologies, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Parenting & Families, Education & Reference, Calendars

Cathy

Cathy

Fort Collins, Colorado, USA

As an illustrator I'm passionate about nature, science and the environment. I want to create picture books that encourage life long readers.


Work experience:

  • Cathy Morrison Illustrates

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction, Art, Humanities & Social Sciences, Nature, Picture Books, Children's, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Comics Non-Fiction, Education & Reference, Young Adult

Shelby

Shelby

Gorham, ME, USA

Experienced graphic designer helping authors bring their creative ideas to life.


Work experience:

  • Cider Mill Press
  • Wayside Publishing
  • Shelby Gates Design Co.

Services: Design Cover Design Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Non-Fiction, Education & Reference, Children’s Non-Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Health & Wellbeing

Nigel

Nigel

Berkeley, CA, USA

Nigel creates complex isometric murals and illustrations, organizing chaos in a fun and visually pleasing way.


Work experience:

  • Nigel Sussman Illustration, LLC
  • Say Media

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration

Genres: Picture Books, Children's, Fiction, Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction, Education & Reference

Colleen

Colleen

Ames, IA, USA

If marketers designed books, they'd do it like this. I design books to get entrepreneurs, memoirists, and crime authors printed and sold.


Work experience:

  • Raventide Books
  • Self-employed

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

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Thriller & Suspense, Fiction, Mystery & Crime, LGBTQ Non-Fiction, Business & Management, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Education & Reference, Humanities & Social Sciences

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Education and reference books have to convey information with clarity, and some of the best tools at an educational author's disposal are illustrations and images. To give your educational or reference book a competitive edge, you can hire a book designer to create the perfect images you'll need to get your point across.


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