Hire a Book Illustrator in Philadelphia

We've sourced the best book illustrators in Philadelphia who are ready to help you with all your illustration needs.

Ricardo N.

Ricardo N.

Philadelphia, United States

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I'm illustrator and Graphic Desinger. I love the freedom children's book illustration brings. I love small details just kids can understand


Work experience:

  • Ricardo Nunez S.

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Book Interior Design

Genres: Picture Books Children's Fiction Nature Non-Fiction Middle Grade Life Sciences Math & Science Fantasy Action & Adventure

Maxwell R.

Maxwell R.

Charleston, United States

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NY Times bestselling book designer. Featured 7 times on coverfold of Publishers Weekly. Simon & Schuster. Served neat or on the rocks.


Work experience:

  • NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC
  • TURNER PUBLISHING COMPANY
  • INDEPENDENT
  • SIMON & SCHUSTER

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Health & wellbeing Mystery & Crime Fiction Action & Adventure Thriller & Suspense Science Fiction

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

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

Samantha J.

Samantha J.

California, United States

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Children's Illustrator and designer specialized in colorful, whimsical illustrations with experience from Disney.


Work experience:

  • Samillustration
  • Jam City
  • RockYou Inc.
  • Walt Disney Interactive

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Children's - Non-fiction Non-Fiction Picture Books Children's Fiction

Jeffrey N.

Jeffrey N.

Kansas City, United States

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A professional book designer and illustrator specializing in Young Adult and Adult Fiction novels.


Work experience:

  • Ringling Library Association
  • Self-employed
  • Hallmark Cards, Inc.

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Young Adult Action & Adventure Mystery & Crime Thriller & Suspense

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

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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