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Digital illustration styles

In this article, we’ll explore some of the modern digital illustration styles. This will give you a better understanding of the different illustration styles available and help you identify a style and illustrator for your next project.

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How much does an illustrator cost in Australia?

It is difficult to find published rates for illustrators in Australia. One of the main reasons is that an illustration can take anywhere from 1 hour to 1 month and more. Illustrators can charge a flat fee or an hourly rate. Let's review the options and see what is best for your project.

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Children's book styles

Designing a children's book is an exciting journey and can take some time and effort to get all of the artwork, text and layout ready for printing and publishing. Finding a compatible illustrator is extremely important. In this article we will discuss the different illustration styles for children's books. This will help you identify the right illustrator for your children's book.

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In this article we will discuss the key stages in completing your artwork, called finishing. This will help you understand the process and request the appropriate level of finish for your project.

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Preparing your book cover for Amazon

In this article we will take you through the steps to prepare your book cover for Amazon, including Kindle and Paperback. We cover the basics, from trim sizes to spine calculation and tips for printing and publishing your book online.