5 Reasons Why Illustrations for Kids are Important

Have you ever wondered why kids are drawn to illustrated story books than regular school textbooks? Do you think it has something to do with a popular saying," a picture is worth a thousand words"? Yes, it has something to do with it and more than that. Though the storyline is important, illustrated characters make them readable. This blog explores 5 reasons why illustrations for kids are important. Illustrations Continue Reading


  Start As Early As Possible Begin reading aloud to your child from birth, if possible! Seriously. There is ample evidence to show that this is beneficial for both the child and the caregiver. In fact, there is an entire movement geared towards making 15 minutes of daily read aloud the new parenting standard. Read Aloud 15 Minutes   is a decade-long campaign that aims to reach out to 250 Continue Reading

Tips For Picture Book Illustrations

Picture books are beautiful and people think that it is very easy to depict the pictures. They appear to be very less worded and simple to express. Some may even think everyone can do it. In reality, picture books are difficult to depict and express. While saying this, it does not mean that no one can create a picture book. Instead, say that it is difficult to get an absolute picture book with good Continue Reading

Map Illustration

There are many different kinds of maps, which are usually classified according to what they are trying to represent. Pictorial maps are a category of maps which are sometimes called illustrated maps, panoramic maps, perspective maps or bird’s-eye view maps. Pictorial maps depict a given area in an artistic style compared to the usual technical maps. The cartography could be a complex 3-D perspective Continue Reading

Illustrate Your Article Using Photographs

This article provides some tips for the writer on how to illustrate their articles. Illustrating your article can give you financial gain. It is a good way to make extra bucks. It also helps you to sell your article. Adding photographs or images is a very good idea. Now there are so many good quality digital cameras available in the market. You don’t need to be a professional photographer to get Continue Reading

Tools In Illustrator For Making Lines

Any object in an illustrated book will have a fill and a line or stroke. Lines are strokes that are seen at the edges of the objects depicted in the illustrated books. The thickness of line or stroke can be measured in terms of points and colour depth. Lines have the characteristics that influence the appearance of the illustration like caps, joins, limits, alignment, gap lengths, and dash styles. Continue Reading

Modern Illustration vs. Traditional Illustration

There is no denying that technology has changed the world and changed the way we conduct our personal and professional lives. Digital technology and computers have changed the way we communicate, live and work. Just like other businesses, the illustration industry has also undergone radical changes in the past decade due to technological advances. Illustrators have had to rethink traditional practices, Continue Reading

Different Perspectives In Drawing Illustration

Different Perspectives in Drawing Illustration The main goal of illustration is to make a good mental impression on the minds of the viewers or readers especially when it is a 3-dimensional figure. For example, when you look at an object that is nearer it will appear larger. And when an object is far it appears small in size. Using 3-dimensional illustrations you can create this kind of an effect. Continue Reading

Role Of A Freelance Illustrator In Corporate Sector

The main operational area of freelancing is designing and illustration. Illustrators find it beneficial to work all by themselves than working for a company. Through freelancing illustrators can create their own designs and sell it by marketing through the internet or by means of direct marketing. Illustrators earn more through freelancing compare to working as a regular employee for a company. If Continue Reading