How WorkGenius can help you hire
the best Illustrators

1. Define your search

Let us know what roles and skills you are looking for. Need help? Our talent expert will support you.

2. Get mateched to our pre-vetted candidates

We will match you to 3-5 candidates.
Availability, skill set and hourly rate are
matched to your requirements.

3. Hire one or more and start working

Once you found your perfect candidate, you can get going – and we take care of the rest.

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How to hire Illustrators? Skills you
should look for when interviewing
a Illustrator.

Drawing and Illustration Skills

A freelance illustrator should have excellent drawing skills and a strong ability to create illustrations that match the client’s needs. They should have experience with various mediums such as pencils, pens, markers, and digital tools like Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, or Procreate.


A good freelance illustrator should be creative and able to come up with unique and innovative ideas that can bring a project to life. They should be able to interpret client briefs and conceptualize ideas that are both engaging and visually appealing.

Attention to Detail
Freelance illustrators need to be detail-oriented to ensure that the artwork they create meets the client’s expectations. They should be able to spot and fix any inaccuracies or inconsistencies in their work.
Communication and Collaboration

A freelance illustrator should be able to communicate effectively with clients and team members and be open to feedback and suggestions. They should also be able to collaborate with other professionals such as graphic designers, writers, and art directors to ensure the project’s success.

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