Working with an Illustrator: Best Practices

Working with an Illustrator: Best Practices

When commissioning illustrations, whether with a FriesenPress artist or one you have found on your own, it’s important to be prepared for the process ahead.

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The Subtle Magic of Landscape Format Books

The Subtle Magic of Landscape Format Books

Landscape format books tend to have a certain magic about them.

Author, illustrator, and FriesenPress Publishing Specialist Astra Crompton explores three powerful subtleties of landscape books and how they benefit authors (and delight readers).

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How to Choose Your Illustrator | Part One: Understanding Your Project

How to Choose Your Illustrator | Part One: Understanding Your Project

It's no secret that illustrations can add life to a book’s front cover or inside pages, but finding the right illustrator to collaborate with is crucial. Here's what to ask yourself before beginning your search!

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