Picture Illustration Services

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Tadgh

Tadgh

Athens, OH, USA

Author/illustrator of ten books for children published with Harper, Penguin and Scholastic.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration

Genres: Picture Books, Children's, Fiction

Beverly

Beverly

Pasadena, CA, USA

I'm an California-based illustrator specializing in character design of humans, animals, and magical creatures.


Work experience:

  • Houghton-Mifflin Harcourt Publishing
  • Self-employed
  • Hachette Publishing

Services: Design Illustration

Genres: Action & Adventure, Fiction, Middle Grade, Children's, Picture Books, Comics & Graphic Novels, Fantasy, LGBTQ Fiction, Romance, Young Adult

Joel

Joel

Nashville, TN, USA

Middle Grade Book Cover and children's illustrator with over 7 years of experience specializing in book covers, picture books, and more!


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Awana
  • Source of Light

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration

Genres: Christian Fiction, Fiction, Middle Grade, Children's, Picture Books, Young Adult Fantasy, Young Adult, Middle Grade Fantasy, Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction

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
  • Self-employed
  • 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

Haileigh

Haileigh

Sarasota, FL, USA

I'm a passionate Illustrator who has illustrated Funko pops for Disney. Let me bring your exciting ideas to life!


Work experience:

  • Funko
  • Baldonado Lewis Publishing Co.
  • Self-employed

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration

Genres: Picture Books, Children's, Fiction

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
  • Sellers Publishing, Inc.

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

Kristen

Kristen

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Designer and Illustrator helping clients create memorable work that sparks joy and establishes a lasting relationship with their audience.


Work experience:

  • Rebel Girls
  • Self-employed
  • Let Grow
  • ownerIQ

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Typography Book Interior Design

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

Kristin

Kristin

Austin, TX, USA

Traditionally published children's book author/illustrator and graphic designer who loves fantasy, fairytales, food and historical fiction.


Work experience:

  • Texas General Land Office, Texas Veterans Land Board, The Alamo
  • Self-employed

Services: Design Cover Design Illustration Book Interior Design

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

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