We’re proud to present a new Hireillo website background Illustration. Children’s illustrator Sian Bowman created the artwork (tentatively titled “Springtime”) and we think she did a fantastic job putting it together. For us, commissioning an illustrator to create a website background is a tricky prospect. We represent a wide range of illustrators, and the website’s background illustration needs to be unique but not distract from the work of our other members. It’s a fine line to walk, and Sian managed the task admirably.
Together we thrive, an interview with David Blatner (CreativePro Network) and the first interview of many for the Hireillo Interview series conducted and edited by Darren Di Lieto (Hireillo). Topics covered include how David got into publishing, communities, making the most out of conferences and events, and many other issues.
It’s been a long time coming and an uphill journey, but we’re pleased to say the Hireillo shop is now open!
This year (and the year before) we committed to attending several comic cons instead of holding the London exhibitions we’ve … More
We’re excited to announce that Hireillo is on board as a supporter of this year’s Birmingham Design Festival.
A common question I get is, how does an illustrator find work online? Well, there are numerous ways to connect with clients, but I tend to see illustrators forgetting that they’re running a business and not just feeding a hobby.
A few days ago, under the cover of darkness, we officially started sending out invites asking for illustrators to contribute to our new trading card series.
We’ve changed our name! You may have noticed our new logo on our website and social pages, but we would … More
I’m looking forward to speaking at CreativePro Week for the first time this year. I’ll be giving a 30-minute talk called “How to Hire an Artist for Original Work” on Wednesday, May 19, 2:45 pm Pacific time, followed by a 15 minute Q&A session.