An illustrator creates drawings for physical and digital products and purposes. These drawings are often used in publications such as magazines and books, as well as products such as greeting cards, calendars, packaging, and digital illustrations. An illustrator often uses pen/pencil drawings or watercolors, but the use of digital illustration applications is now common as well.
Deliver finished illustrations for a variety of projects, within deadlines and according to specifications.
Research and interpret design and retail market trends.
Develop artwork for specific projects that meets requirements.
Use design and artistic software to alter and improve artwork.