Fantasy Illustration Services

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Tangmo

Tangmo

Chicago, IL, United States

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

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

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

Leah

Leah

Raleigh, NC, USA

I'm a professional freelance illustrator & calligrapher for fantasy & children's books. ~~ I love to make words & images dance!


Work experience:

  • Leah Palmer Preiss Curious Art

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Fantasy, Fiction, Picture Books, Children's, Middle Grade, Nature, Non-Fiction, Humor & Comedy, Middle Grade Fantasy, Steampunk, Science Fiction, History, Humanities & Social Sciences

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

Taylor

Taylor

Seattle, WA, USA

Always open to hearing about new projects! I illustrate children's books and design covers, and I love to work in all genres.


Work experience:

  • Taylor Barron Art
  • House Special

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration

Genres: Picture Books, Children's, Fiction, Fantasy, Action & Adventure, Middle Grade, Themes & Motifs, Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction, Design, Fashion & Textiles

Keith

Keith

Indianapolis, IN, USA

Freelance illustrator and designer specialized in games and children's media, creating energetic and fantastical art.


Work experience:

  • Keith Lowe Art
  • MegaCon Games
  • Penguin / DK Publishing / BradyGames

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

Genres: Picture Books, Children's, Fiction, Christian Non-Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Non-Fiction, Epic Fantasy, Fantasy, Humor & Comedy, Gaming & LitRPG, Sports & Outdoors

Erling

Erling

Kittery, ME, USA

Professional illustrator with a passion for creating compelling illustrations that evoke an emotional response with the viewer.


Work experience:

  • Self
  • Limbic Software
  • SMFA - Tufts University
  • CCP Games
  • Astoria Graphics

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Comics & Graphic Novels, Fiction, Mystery & Crime, Dystopian, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Horror, Thriller & Suspense, Young Adult

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