Ready to supercharge your Illustration business?

Introducing the Illustrator’s Survival Kit!

Illustrators who want to take their business to the next level will love this critically-acclaimed collection of eBooks and Audiobooks!


Rave Reviews:

“Another great tool you are providing the artist who is interested in Illustration.  You are giving the budding Illustrator all the information he or she needs to become a professional.  It’s a tough business right now, and people need all the help they can get in the way of information.”

– Anthony Freda – Illustrator, Lecturer, and Graduate Mentor

“I am going to require it for my Illustration students at FIT this fall. Having the process broken down is a great step to really embracing it all.”

– Melanie Reim – Chair, MFA in Illustration, FIT

“Provides the check list needed as you tiptoe your way to entrepreneurial success. This is a self-educational tool that will earn you a future.”

– Scott Hull – Artist Representative


What’s Inside?

15 Steps to Freelance Illustration

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eBook, Audiobook, and Supplemental Workbook

15 Steps to Freelance Illustration is the critically-acclaimed 133-page eBook and Workbook that walk you through the essential steps of starting your freelance Illustration business, such as:

  • Setting reachable goals
  • Creating an efficient workspace
  • Managing your time and money
  • Deciding how much to charge
  • Defining your brand
  • Using social networking strategies
  • Building a website and blog
  • Assembling an effective portfolio
  • Building a targeted contact list
  • and more!

5 Qualities of a Successful Illustrator


eBook and Audiobook

An exploration of 5 key qualities possessed by highly successful Illustrators, and how you can apply them to your own business. Part case-study, part ‘how-to’, 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:






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.

Inside Illustration Competitions


A real behind-the-scenes look at jury selection, voting, promotion, submission guidelines, and more. Created with the help of organizers and judges of all the major Illustration competitions:

American Illustration
Society of Illustrators
HOW Magazine
Communication Arts
Art Directors Club
and others!

If you’ve ever wondered what happens behind closed doors, Inside Illustration Competitions provides the answers.

EFII: Year One Anthology

eBook, Audiobook, and Special Edition Podcast

This 171-page eBook features 60 of the most useful articles from the first year of the now-defunct Escape from Illustration Island.

Topics covered include:

  • Building Your Business
  • Promoting Your Work
  • Refining Your Portfolio
  • Working with Clients
  • Writing Your Contract
  • Finding the Right Art Rep
  • Managing Your Time
  • Working from Home
  • and more!

Also includes a Special Edition episode of the EFII Podcast.

Lifetime Satisfaction Guarantee

If you’re not completely satisfied that the Illustrator’s Survival Kit is helping you to jumpstart your Illustration business, just let us know and we’ll refund your money in full. No questions asked.

Download Your Copy Now!

The Illustrator’s Survival Kit is ready for download right now!  To get yours, simply click the ‘Download It Now‘ button below and you’ll be taken to a page where you can make your payment via PayPal or Credit Card and receive an email with your download link right away.