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Liz D.

Liz D.

Boston, MA, USA

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I'm a freelance illustrator in children's book and game publishing. I love working on empathetic and dynamic stories and characters.


Work experience:

  • Graphic Artists Guild
  • Self-employed
  • BurnPhase

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Picture Books Children's Fiction Middle Grade Gaming & LitRPG Fantasy Poetry

Allison M.

Allison M.

Boston, MA, USA

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Seasoned designer-illustrator keen on wellness, cooking, kids, art, the natural world and the public good. Meticulous, creative, amiable.


Work experience:

  • Allison Meierding Design
  • Independent Publishing Design Company

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Art Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Children’s Non-Fiction Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits DIY & Crafts Health & Wellbeing Parenting & Families Religion & Spirituality Literary Fiction Fiction

Tangmo C.

Tangmo C.

Chicago, IL, United States

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Hello! I'm an illustrator that specializes in children's, YA, fantasy, and sci-fi book covers.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Starlight Publishing LLC

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Action & Adventure Fiction Fantasy Historical Fiction Horror Thriller & Suspense Young Adult Urban Fantasy

Yu-Ming H.

Yu-Ming H.

New York, United States

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Comic book style illustrations inspired by Chinese painting. I specialize in Editorial, Advertising, Sports, Book Covers and Young Adult.


Work experience:

  • Yu-Ming Huang Illustration

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Young Adult Fiction Comics Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Entertainment Writing & Publishing Sports & Outdoors Economics Humanities & Social Sciences Children’s Non-Fiction

David O.

David O.

Oswego, NY, United States

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Professional Illustrator.


Work experience:

  • Art by David Owens

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Picture Books Children's Fiction Travel Non-Fiction Action & Adventure Historical Fiction Classics Short Story Middle Grade Children’s Non-Fiction

Brianna H.

Brianna H.

New York, United States

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I'm a freelance book cover designer and illustrator with nearly a decade of in-house experience at a top publishing house.


Work experience:

  • Brianna Harden Design & Illustration

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

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Travel Poetry Historical Fiction Music Self-Help & Self-Improvement Sports & Outdoors Thriller & Suspense

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

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