Fantasy Illustration Services

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Candice

Candice

Iowa City, IA, United States

Award-winning fantasy illustrator crafting new worlds. Providing complete covers with professional typography, marketing assets, and more!


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Bovard Studio, Inc.

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Middle Grade Fantasy, Children's, Fiction, Young Adult Fantasy, Young Adult, Middle Grade, Epic Fantasy, Fantasy, Urban Fantasy, Steampunk, Science Fiction, Gaming & LitRPG, New Adult

Angela

Angela

New York, NY, USA

Working in childrens books and movies for over a decade and teaching illustration at FIT. Focusing on animals, plants, fantasy, and stories


Work experience:

  • Fashion Institute of Technology
  • Self-employed

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration

Genres: Picture Books, Children's, Fiction, Classics, Fantasy, Young Adult, Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction, Earth, Space, & Environmental Sciences, Math & Science, Nature

Rachel

Rachel

St. Petersburg, FL, USA

I am an illustrator and designer for young readers, ready to assist you with my skill, imagination and experience with Penguin Random House!


Work experience:

  • Penguin Young Readers Design Group (Penguin Random House)
  • Self-employed
  • Southern Shirt Company

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Middle Grade, Children's, Fiction, Picture Books, Fantasy, Young Adult Fantasy, Young Adult, Middle Grade Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Literary Fiction

Susan

Susan

Berkeley, CA, USA

Award-winning Illustrator-Designer, former clients: Scholastic, Chicago Review Press, Stanford University Press, Hunter House Pub. UCSF...


Work experience:

  • Chicago Review Press
  • Scholastic Book Club
  • Self-employed
  • Blue Dot Kids Press

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Middle Grade, Children's, Fiction, Picture Books, Fantasy, Young Adult, Action & Adventure, Business & Management, Non-Fiction, Health & Wellbeing, Medicine, Nursing, & Dentistry, Math & Science

Daniel

Daniel

Atlanta, GA, USA

Illustrator who creates thoughtfully designed artwork for covers, interiors, and other needs for a variety of genres. Let's talk!


Work experience:

  • Kason Ind.
  • Self-employed

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Science Fiction, Fiction, Contemporary Fiction, Classics, Action & Adventure, Literary Fiction, Fantasy, Thriller & Suspense, Young Adult

Laura

Laura

Broadlands, VA, USA

Hi! I'm a digital fantasy illustrator. I specialize in painting scenes of magic, wonder, and fantasy. Middle Grade covers are my specialty.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration

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

Eugene

Eugene

Chicago, IL, USA

I'm a talented freelance illustrator who specializes in creating eye catching sci-fi, fantasy, horror and YA fiction illustrations.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration

Genres: Middle Grade, Children's, Fiction, Comics & Graphic Novels, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller & Suspense, Comics Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction, Young Adult Fantasy, Young Adult, Post-Apocalyptic, Science Fiction

Liz

Liz

Boston, MA, USA

I'm a freelance illustrator in children's book and game publishing. I love working on empathetic and dynamic stories and characters.


Work experience:

  • Graphic Artists Guild
  • Self-employed
  • BurnPhase

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Picture Books, Children's, Fiction, Middle Grade, Gaming & LitRPG, Fantasy, Poetry

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