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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

Lindsey C.

Lindsey C.

Chicago, IL, USA

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Cover designer, illustrator, editor, and longtime publishing pro


Work experience:

  • Chicago Review Press
  • Self-employed

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

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Women's Fiction Fiction Literary Fiction Humor & Comedy Mystery & Crime Art Humanities & Social Sciences Children’s Non-Fiction Entertainment

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

Travis H.

Travis H.

Chicago, IL, USA

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Designer and map illustrator specializing in high fantasy maps—here to make your fantasy world a reality


Work experience:

  • Sourcebooks
  • Kidsbooks Publishing

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Science Fiction Fiction Young Adult Fantasy Young Adult Epic Fantasy Fantasy Middle Grade Fantasy Children's

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

Penny W.

Penny W.

Holbrook, United States

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I have been lucky enough to work as a Children's Book Illustrator since 2007.


Work experience:

  • Penny Weber Illustration

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Book Interior Design

Genres: Picture Books Children's Fiction Middle Grade

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