Helpful Links for Illustrators

Here are a few websites that you may find useful. Be sure to check back from time to time—as we will continue to add new ones.


Business of Illustration

This site is run by Neil Swaab, a NYC-based illustrator, designer, author, and educator. His site is full of helpful insight into the business and practice of illustration.

Art by Ken Dallison

Art by Ken Dallison

Today’s Inspiration

Run by Leif Peng, this site is a treasure trove of illustration history and interviews. Peng works hard to provide information and insight into even the most obscure artists.


University of Minnesota

Do you want to know what techniques and media the master’s of children’s publishing used? Visit—then bookmark—the University of Minnesota’s online database.