Guidelines for a Children’s Book Illustrator

Illustrations are usually the most attractive element in any kind of book but they play different functions in different books. In some books, the illustrations are used to make the book more attractive and eye-catching while in others, it is used to add clarity to the written content. In story books the illustrations add to the entertainment value; in educational books they add to the instructional Continue Reading

How To Find An Illustrator For Children’s Book

Children’s picture books occupy a unique place in literature. This is a literary form that is not just about the story or the words; it is literature interwoven with art. In a children’s picture book, the illustrations are as critical as the text and both have to work together to make a lasting impact on the young reader. Publishing Houses Publishing houses have professional illustrators Continue Reading


Since illustrations are central to the success of children’s books, it is critical for the illustrator to get the visuals in sync with the written text. The illustrations should not just complement the narrative; they should also add to it and enhance it as much as possible.   Understand the brief   The illustrator must begin with understanding the brief. Not only should the Continue Reading


Book illustration is an art form that is used primarily to create images and pictures for books. However, use of illustrations is not just to beautify books; they are instrumental in enhancing the written content of the book. Enhancing Child Development Illustrations are widely used in children’s books because of their visual appeal and to help the child understand the text better. Illustrations Continue Reading


If you have a flair for painting and drawing and want to spend your life doing just that, then you might think of becoming an artist or an illustrator. As an illustrator you may have a slightly rocky start to your career till you are able to establish your credentials in the field. But if you have the talent, training and the right attitude, you are sure to attain success as a reputed professional Continue Reading

How to draw an OWL “vector illustration” in Adobe Illustrator

Using Adobe Illustrator Maa Illustrations has illustrated an Owl sitting. This video will be very helpful in understanding the power of Adobe Illustrator and learn some lessons on how to use the available tools in developing the skills you have to become a better illustrator. Share our educational illustration video. Thank you. FOR MORE TUTORIALS - Continue Reading


“It’s important to always read a bedtime story, else how would your dreams know where to begin?” Bedtime stories should be enjoyable to read and enjoyable to hear. Bedtime stories should be wondrously illustrated and marvelously written. Bedtime stories should be quirky, whimsical, adventurous, humorous and imaginative. Bedtime stories should be special. Bedtime stories should be magical. Continue Reading


“ebook: (noun) a book that is published in electronic form, for example on the Internet or on a disk, and not printed on paper” – Most people use the two best known spellings: ebook or e-book. But there are numerous other versions of the term (eBook, Ebook) used to refer to the digital version of reading material which may include novels, short stories, research documents Continue Reading

4 Reasons Why Guided Reading is Good For Your Kid

Guided reading  is a very common form of teaching in schools. It refers to the form of collective learning, where a person reads out loud for others to hear. This form of reading helps the reader and listener to grasp information easily. It also helps teachers to correct mistakes as the reader reads out loud. This blog discusses three main reasons why guided learning is good for your kid. Improves Continue Reading