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

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

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

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 Children's - Non-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

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

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 book cover designer and illustrator with experience working at a top publishing house.


Work experience:

  • Penguin Random House
  • Self-employed

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography 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

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