An illustrator creates pictures for magazines, books, blogs, videos, films, cartoons and such other medium. An illustrator can work across many industries, in the law and justice field or the medical field. Illustrators not only draw sketches or illustrate, but also have to communicate with customers to determine their requirement, work with printers to ensure the quality of the final product.An illustrator must be artistic, have the technical ability, and be able to solve problems. A bachelor degree in computer arts and design will be highly beneficial to an aspiring illustrator.
Illustrators who work by hand may be employed in creative or artistic fields, while digital illustrators who work with computers and illustration software may find employment in the entertainment or marketing industries.
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