Fantasy Illustration Services

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Jake

Jake

Blacksburg, SC, United States

Versitle, easy-going and ready to work for you!


Work experience:

  • Print Depot
  • J Caleb Design

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Fantasy, Fiction, Science Fiction, Dystopian, Urban Fantasy, Gaming & LitRPG

Hokyoung

Hokyoung

New York, United States

I am an illustrator interested in making images with strong moods and narratives.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Action & Adventure, Fiction, Classics, Mystery & Crime, Dystopian, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Historical Fiction, LGBTQ Fiction, Literary Fiction, Short Story

Travis

Travis

Chicago, IL, USA

Designer and map illustrator specializing in high fantasy maps—here to make your fantasy world a reality


Work experience:

  • Sourcebooks
  • Kidsbooks Publishing

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Science Fiction, Fiction, Young Adult Fantasy, Young Adult, Epic Fantasy, Fantasy, Middle Grade Fantasy, Children's

Ryan

Ryan

Tulsa, OK, USA

Cover designer for over 50 Amazon bestsellers. If you are an indie author writing SciFi, Fantasy, Post-Apoc, or Thrillers, I'm your guy.


Work experience:

  • The Cover Designer
  • Group 360 Creative
  • ZOMM
  • U.S. Cellular

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography

Genres: Gaming & LitRPG, Fantasy, Fiction, Post-Apocalyptic, Science Fiction, Horror, Thriller & Suspense, Urban Fantasy, Action & Adventure, Space Opera, Epic Fantasy, Dystopian

Bernard

Bernard

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Award winning book cover illustrator working in Fantasy, History and Sci-Fi. Clients include Macmillan, Hachette and more.


Work experience:

  • Bernard Lee Illustration
  • Scientific American Magazine

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Fantasy, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Young Adult, Dystopian, Science Fiction

Kelly

Kelly

Wilmington, DE, United States

I love how good design can complete a writer's vision and make it engaging. Fantasy, thrillers, historical and fiction really get me going.


Work experience:

  • Four Dog Creative
  • Delaware Today
  • Delaware Bride
  • self

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design

Genres: Young Adult, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Fantasy, Poetry, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Thriller & Suspense

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
  • Susan Szecsi Illustrator
  • Susan Szecsi Illustration and Design
  • 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

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, Humor & Comedy, Middle Grade Fantasy, Nature, Non-Fiction

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An ancient forest of blue flowers. Towering spires. An old castle sitting alone in a sky full of dragons. These are visions that make fantasy as a genre so magical to read — and for authors to write.


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