Children's Illustration Services

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Candice

Candice

Iowa City, IA, United States

Fantasy/Sci Fi Illustrator crafting otherworldly characters along with striking typography that compliments the artwork without distraction.


Work experience:

  • Candice Broersma Fantastical Illustration

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Middle Grade Fantasy, Children's, Fiction, Fantasy, Religion & Spirituality, Non-Fiction, Inspirational

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

Dana

Dana

Kansas City, Missouri, United States

I have illustrated children's books for Scholastic, Random House, Penguin, Grosset & Dunlap, HarperCollins and Simon & Schuster.


Work experience:

  • Dana Regan Illustration
  • Hallmark Cards

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

Genres: Picture Books, Children's, Fiction, Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction, Middle Grade

Mariya

Mariya

Austin, TX, United States

Award winning children's and nature illustrator, available for middle-grade projects, watercolor picture books, and adult cover work.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

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

Genres: Picture Books, Children's, Fiction, Classics, Home & Garden, Non-Fiction, Middle Grade, Children’s Non-Fiction, Nature, Epic Fantasy, Fantasy, Middle Grade Fantasy

James

James

Gilbert, AZ, USA

Children's book illustrator specializing in cartoony, whimsical, humorous art, having illustrated 60+ books. I love imaginative stories!


Work experience:

  • Freelance Fridge

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration

Genres: Picture Books, Children's, Fiction, Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction, Christian Non-Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Christian Fiction, Comics & Graphic Novels, Middle Grade Fantasy, Middle Grade

Keeli

Keeli

Seattle, WA, United States

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

Laura

Laura

Broadlands, VA, USA

A digital illustrator of fantasy, known for: glowing light, vibrant color, and lush settings. Book covers, MG chapter books, children's etc.


Work experience:

  • Laura Diehl Illustration

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration

Genres: Middle Grade, Children's, Fiction, Fantasy, Young Adult, Action & Adventure, Picture Books, Gaming & LitRPG

Chris

Chris

Ogden, UT, USA

I'm a freelance illustrator with over fifteen years of professional experience. I'm known for my bold line work and intricate compositions.


Work experience:

  • Weber State University Division of Continuing Education
  • Hatrobot
  • Southern Utah University

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Middle Grade, Children's, Fiction, Picture Books, Comics & Graphic Novels, Horror, Thriller & Suspense, Comics Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction, Fantasy, Science Fiction

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