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I am a children's book illustrator, graphic designer,art director and member of SCBWI with over 30 years of experience. I live and breath picture books. I can work with you to create the perfect character study or illustration for your children's book.

I’m very good at anticipating my clients needs and work c… Read More
I am a children's book illustrator, graphic designer,art director and member of SCBWI with over 30 years of experience. I live and breath picture books. I can work with you to create the perfect character study or illustration for your children's book.

I’m very good at anticipating my clients needs and work closely with them to create the best finished illustration. I live and work in St. Louis Missouri. I have successfully worked with clients located all over the U.S. With high-speed Internet, it’s just as easy to work together virtually as it is in the same room.

I have helped marketing and advertising companies as well as individuals to graphically bring their ideas to life. A well thought out illustration can focus attention on your message. With my background in design as well as illustration, I can bring your whole book together with custom text treatment that work around the illustrations. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions. I would love to hear about your project and your concerns.

I am a member of the Society for Children's Book Writers and Illustrators SCBWI
Contact me to talk about your projects, dreams and ideas, let's see what we can create together. Email me: dayne.design@gmail.com
Member of SCBWI. Read Less
  • Currently: Designer/illustrator
    Dayne Sislen Design & Illustration — Saint Louis, MO, USA
  • Children's Book Illustrator, Marketing Director
    Glass Pen Press
  • Previously: Consulting: Art direction, illustration and design
    Hughes Group — Saint Louis, MO, USA
  • Design Graphics and Illustration instructor
    Maryville University — MO, USA
  • Previously: Art Director and Vice President
    Stolz Advertising — Saint Louis, MO, USA
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My greatest love is to work with children’s book authors to expand and illustration their ideas and develop their characters into delightful picture books.

My years of experience make me a perfect fit for many types of books and styles of illustration. I can take an author's idea from original rough idea or fogg… Read More
My greatest love is to work with children’s book authors to expand and illustration their ideas and develop their characters into delightful picture books.

My years of experience make me a perfect fit for many types of books and styles of illustration. I can take an author's idea from original rough idea or foggy dream to finished illustrated manuscript. I can work with you directly on your self published book or with your publisher.

I’m very good at anticipating my clients needs and work closely with them to create the best finished product. I live and work in St. Louis Missouri. I have successfully worked with clients located all over the U.S. With high-speed Internet, it’s just as easy to work together virtually as it is in the same room. I love to work with children’s book authors to expand and illustration their ideas and words into delightful picture books.

I am a member of the Society for Children's Book Writers and Illustrators SCBWI
Contact me to talk about your projects, dreams and ideas, let's see what we can create together. Email me: dayne.design@gmail.com

Member of SBWI.

I hereby declare that copyright is attached to all my details, illustrations, comics, paintings, professional photos and videos, etc. (as a result of the Berner Convention). For commercial use of the above, the written consent of the artist is needed at all times! Read Less
I love creating book covers for publishers and self published authors. Contact me to talk about your children's book, your dreams and ideas, let's see what we can create together. Email me: dayne.design@gmail.com
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