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professional illustrators, free trial sketch, full-cycle service
professional illustrators, free trial sketch, full-cycle service
professional illustrators, free trial sketch, full-cycle service
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what we Offer

📝 Are you a self-publishing children’s book author looking for a creative team that can bring your stories to life?

🎨 US Illustrations provides creative and professional illustration services for children’s book projects.
With US Illustrations, you will get beautiful book illustrations at an affordable price.
Our talented illustrators will provide you with original hand-drawn and digital artwork for every genre.

🖌️ In addition, you will have a wide range of style choices. Need realistic illustrations? No problem – we will get it done! Want cartoon-style illustrations? We are ready to make the magic 😊. Complex, watercolor, graphic illustrations? That’s our passion!

💡 And finally, from the beginning of the project, you will have a dedicated project manager who will guide you through the entire process to provide a flowless workflow even for the tightest deadlines.

❤️ With US Illustrations, you will get charming original images for your story at a fair price and with a smooth workflow. We will make sure that you enjoy being a part of this fascinating creative process!

📧 Any questions? Contact us for a free professional consultation or email us at info@usillustrations.com

we create illustrations

Turn your story into an illustrated book
full of life and colors.
Let's begin with a FREE sketch !

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character is the key!

hire a children's book illustrator who can create characters

Simply fill out our Character Identity Form and we will email your FREE character sketch within 24 hours!

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full cycle service

we've got your back -
from illustration services to book layout & cover design

We will help you throughout the entire process - from character sketching to preparing a print-ready book design.

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working steps

In this step‑by‑step guideline you will learn about the full-cycle illustration process and can find out what to expect during this amazing creative journey.

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book illustrations portfolio

We have created hundreds of illustration projects implementing various styles and techniques for our customers. Below you can find some samples which can help you to understand what illustration style fits best for your children's book project.

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blue goo
by Theresa Hill

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billboards
by AnoOne Agency

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eva's dream
by Aris Raffich

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the bunny
by Paul Wesel

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Answers To

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some common questions from our customers that may very well give you the answer you are looking for.

What should I consider when hiring an illustrator for my children's book?


When hiring an illustrator for your children's book, you should consider their experience, style, and availability. Look for an artist who has a strong portfolio of children's book illustrations and is able to create the type of artwork you are looking for. You should also make sure the illustrator is available to complete the project within your desired timeline. Feel free to schedule a FREE consultation call with us and we will guide you through the entire process.

How much does it typically cost to hire an illustrator for a children's book?


The cost to hire an illustrator for a children's book varies based on factors like the illustrator's experience, the difficulty of the project, and the amount of work needed. To get the best deal, you should compare quotes from several illustrators to get the best devaluates from several quotes from several illustrators to get the best devaluates from several different illustrators. And, if you're looking for a quick and easy solution, US Illustrations can provide you with a full quote within 24 hours! Fill out the form below and get started.

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How do I determine the right number of illustrations for my children's book?


The right number of illustrations for a children's book can depend on a variety of factors, including the length of the book, the age group of the intended audience, and the type of illustrations you are looking for. It's a good idea to work with your illustrator to determine the best number of illustrations for your book. Click the button below to schedule a FREE consultation with our professional illustrators.

How do I communicate my vision for the illustrations in my children's book?


To communicate your vision for the illustrations in your children's book, you should provide your illustrator with detailed descriptions of your characters, settings, and scenes. You can also provide examples of artwork or styles that you like to give the illustrator an idea of what you are looking for. Working with US ILLUSTRATIONS, things work much more accessible. You can simply fill out our Character Form, and we will bring your vision to life by creating a FREE character illustration within 24 hours. Please feel free to fill out our Character Form below.

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How do I ensure that illustrations in my children's book match the tone and style of the text?


To ensure that the illustrations in your children's book match the tone and style of the text, you should discuss your vision for the book with our illustrators and provide them with examples of the type of artwork you are looking for. You should also be open to feedback and revisions from the illustrator to ensure that the illustrations and text are cohesive.

How do I handle copyright issues with the illustrations in my children's book?


discussing copyright with the illustrator before starting the project is important to avoid any issues with the illustrations in your children's book. You need to discuss copyright issues with the illustrator before starting the project. Make sure to have a written agreement that outlines the terms of the collaboration and protects both parties. US Illustrations offers full copyright ownership, which is clearly stated in our contract with authors.

Can I see a rough draft of the illustrations before they are finalized?


Yes, we always send a rough draft before they are finalized (we call them "Sketches"). It's a good idea to work with your illustrator to establish a timeline and review process that allows you to provide feedback and make any necessary revisions before the final artwork is completed.

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Can I make changes to the illustrations in my children's book after they have been completed?


Yes, it is typically possible to make changes to the illustrations in your children's book after they have been completed. However, it's important to keep in mind that making significant changes to the artwork after it has been completed can be time-consuming and may incur additional costs. It's a good idea to communicate any changes you would like to make to the illustrator before the final artwork is delivered. However, you can always adjust the initial draft stage - at no cost.

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the creative squad

meet our team

"US Illustrations" is a team of professional artists focusing on children's book illustrations. We help book authors create compelling illustrations, characters, compositions, backgrounds, and various elements for their future books.
We visualize a spirit behind any manuscript and bring challenging ideas to life.

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our blog

Welcome to our blog on children's book illustration. Here, you will find tips on how to find the perfect illustrator for your project, the importance of choosing the right illustrator, and steps to take when assessing a potential illustrator's portfolio. Our blog also covers budgeting and negotiating with illustrators and offers tips on how to save money on illustrations without sacrificing quality. We hope you find our blog helpful as you embark on your children's book illustration journey.