5 Qualities of a Successful Illustrator

Have you ever wondered what it really takes to build a successful and sustainable career in the Illustration industry?

Part case-study, part ‘how-to’, part philosophy, and part inspiration, 5 Qualities of a Successful Illustrator examines 5 key traits possessed by top Illustrators and ways that an artist can make the most of them.

The 5 Qualities are:






Picking up where the critically-acclaimed ’15 Steps to Freelance Illustration’ left off, 5 Qualities of a Successful Illustrator goes beyond business theory to explore how achieving success isn’t as much about what you do, as who you are.

Presented in a concise and direct 42-page eBook and 40-minute Audiobook, 5 Qualities offers food for thought for both professional and aspiring Illustrators everywhere.

Better yet, because it’s a downloadable zip file, there’s no delivery charge and you’ll be able to download it immediately for only $6.95 USD!


About the Author

Thomas James is an Illustrator, Creative Consultant, and author of the critically-acclaimed book, ’15 Steps to Freelance Illustration’.  In 2009 he created Escape from Illustration Island, a website, podcast, and community devoted to sharing resources and inspiration with Illustrators and other creative professionals.

As a board member for the ICON Illustration Conference and an advisor to the Graphic Artists Guild NY Portfolio Show, he is most passionate about helping his fellow Illustrators build a better business in a climate of constant change.

Thomas has also written for Fuel Your Illustration, Design TAXI, and the Creative Freelancer Blog, and has appeared on Illustration podcasts and blogs such as Illustration Mundo, Big Illustration Party Time, Chris Oatley’s Artcast, Art & Story, Zero 2 Illo, Workbook, and others.


Available as BOTH Ebook and Audiobook!

By popular demand, I’ve decided to bundle both the eBook and Audiobook versions of 5 Qualities for the price of one! That way, you can read or listen to it whenever and wherever is convenient for you.

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