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  • View Service Offered By Dream Farm Studios

    Dream Farm Studios

    inorwclaw, Kujawsko-Pomorskie, Poland

    • childrens book illustration
    • Adobe
    • Adobe Photoshop

    Comic Book | Book Illustration

    We provide bespoke cartoon illustration to both corporate and private individuals. All our work is created digitally using a Wacom Cintiq tablet, Apple iMac, and professional creative software such as...

  • View Service Offered By Lbrrws


    Alta, California, United States

    • childrens book illustration
    • Child Book Illustration
    • Drawing

    16 Page Full Color Childrens' Book Illus

    I do what I love and love what I do. I have over 28 years experience as a freelance childrens'' book illustrator, and over 158 books to my credit. Let me help bring your vision of your book to life. I ...

  • View Service Offered By #ecgfx


    Pangasinan, Pangasinan, Philippines

    • childrens book illustration
    • Book Illustration
    • Caricatures

    illustration graphics & cartooning

    Accepting creative projects such as cartoon logos, cartoons shirts, mascots and characters design, cartoons for comics, children''s book illustration, editorial illustration, cartoon caricatures, vecto...

  • View Service Offered By antaragraphics


    Kolkata, West Bengal, India

    • childrens book illustration
    • Adobe Illustrator
    • Adobe Photoshop



  • View Service Offered By LisaMarieBrennan


    Ukiah, California, United States

    • childrens book illustration
    • Comics
    • Design

    Child Book Illustration

    Illustrations, including childrens books, young adult, and adult. Black and white drawings. Full color drawings and animations. Computer animations and cartoons. Comic style drawings and comic strips....

  • View Service Offered By TheDesignBee


    Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

    • childrens book illustration
    • Adobe Illustrator
    • Adobe Photoshop

    Illustration Design : Comic Book: Mascot

    One hive for all your honey needs. So if you are looking to start off a new business or planning to redesign your brand put our creative Bees to work. :)

  • View Service Offered By holaso70


    Seattle, Washington, United States

    • childrens book illustration
    • Adobe Photoshop
    • Cartooning

    Childrens Book Illustration

    I love to draw things that makes kids happy...or awestruck...or just smile. With a daughter and son of my own I like to think I''m in touch with what''s kids love. I also have years of experience draw...

  • View Service Offered By Deepti Gupthan 1

    Deepti Gupthan 1

    Trivandrum, Kerala, India

    • childrens book illustration
    • Adobe Photoshop
    • Artist

    Childrens Book

    HELLO FRIENDS, i have a lifetime experience with PHOTOSHOP & ILLUSTRATOR, CLIP STUDIO PAINT and currently working as an illustrator for "Bureau Works" as my dad is a photographer and an artist. Dad is...

  • View Service Offered By Kyle Cliff Genner

    Kyle Cliff Genner

    Limassol, Limassol, Cyprus

    • childrens book illustration
    • Artist
    • Book Illustration

    Children illustration and artwork

    I can create attractive artwork and illustrations that appeal to children: Children's book illustrations, Children's posters, Children's coloring books.

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Hire Freelance Children’s Book Illustrators

Illustrations are hand-drawn diagrams or images for depicting concepts, ideas or stories. These may be done using various tools such as pencils, color pencils, water colors and colored inks. Illustrating children’s books requires an illustrator to understand the story line and depict it in a way that appeals to children of the target age group. Illustrations may be needed for short stories, fairy tales, nursery rhymes, activity books and comic books. As these books are a very important part of children’s lives and education, it is extremely important for the illustrations to be creative, imaginative, accurate, detail-oriented, realistic and visually appealing.

What Children’s Books Illustrators Do?

Nowadays, finding a children’s book illustrator is not very difficult as a lot of people are choosing to specialize in this area. Several of them are expert visual and graphic artists and can illustrate children’s books with a lot of color and detail. They also closely work with writers and mutually decide the illustrations that need to be created for a book. Their hand-drawn illustrations are then converted by designers, marketers and programmers into vector graphics suitable for printing in published books.

Children’s book illustrators are usually extremely imaginative and can create graphics suitable for use by children. They can take classic fairy tales and create amazing illustrations for different points in the stories with great show and tell ideas. They can also illustrate books filled with nursery rhymes, or activity books where the illustrations need to be simple enough for children to understand and complete them properly, at the same time achieving the learning targets.

If you are looking for a children’s book illustrator for hire, you can find them on some of the best websites to hire freelancers. However, you need to ensure that your freelancer has:

  • Experience in creating illustrations, even if they are for purposes other than children’s books.

  • Sufficient creativity and imagination, and can come up with striking graphics for your children’s book.

  • The ability to be a team player, as the person will have to work with writers, designers and coders to complete the entire project.

Qualifications of Children’s Book Illustrators

It is ideal that your freelancer has:

  • A formal education in graphic design and illustration, especially for children.

  • A proven track record in developing suitable illustrations for different age groups and for different purposes such as stories, nursery rhymes and activities.

  • Illustrations that show originality, imagination and attention to detail.

  • An extensive portfolio of illustrations for classic children’s books that demonstrate ingenuity and expertise.

Benefits of Freelance Children’s Book Illustrators

Finding a children’s book illustrator is not all that difficult, if you know the right platforms to connect with them. If you are looking for children’s book illustrators for hire, you can recruit their online freelance services on Guru. As they have a vast experience in working on different types of illustrations for different clients, their extensive experience in graphic design and illustrations will help you effectively fulfill your project requirements.

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