KINGAROOART is an illustration service studio located in Easthampton, MA.
Kinga Martin, owner of the studio is a watercolor and ink artist, specializing in creating unique and detailed creative illustrations for personal and commercial uses.
Martin, originally from Poland, with the artistic background rooted in her childhood, Martin re-directed her skills to serve children's book publishing needs. In 2018, she had illustrated her first children's book written by Easthampton Author - Heather Salazar titled "Yama Mimi", a story about self-conscious Siamese Cat named Yama Mimi. In 2019, Martin had illustrated children's book by Portland Author - Jennifer Nicolazzo titled "First Child", and the book by South Hadley Author - Heather Hodnicki, titled "Paisley the Polar Bear". In 2020, Martin had explored a new type of illustration and designed the cover art for a novel "Becoming JoJo MacBean" written by Southampton resident, retired CPA - Andrew Pignatare.
The 2020 will bring yet another children's book publication illustrated by Martin.
Currently, Martin is collaborating on illustrated poetry book with Easthampton Author - Penelope T Evans, which blog is available to read on KINGAROOART website.
Martin's creativity is not limited to illustrations for publications. Many of Kinga's watercolor works are featured on her custom tote bag line, on her greeting cards, and high quality prints available to purchase in her ETSY STORE.
Many watercolor illustrations have been designed for customer products and logos, to bring the hint of whimsical to today's world of arts and crafts.
Kinga Martin is a member of the Society of Book Writers and Illustrators, you can visit her portfolio on their website as well.
The art of illustrating a children's book is a very special job. The illustrators work is to bring to life an authors vision in the way that is better to what he or she has imagined.
A good illustration will enrich a child's imagination and help them understand the book as written.
Colorful, full of detail and creative illustrations will bring your book to life and will keep it unique and grab a child's attention.
If you are in search for unique artwork to decorate your home or office, or to be gifted to a loved one, please contact me for your custom order. If you are looking for artwork to be designed for your company product, I will be happy to bring your ideas to life.
Commercial Illustration contracts come with the "right to use" commercial licensing.
My illustrations are created in watercolor and ink medium on high quality watercolor paper with cadmium free watercolor paint and archival inks. All of my work is processed digitally using Adobe Software.
I have received the Adobe Certified Associate training thru Salem State University.
Children's book illustrations, commercial, editorial and personal use art, interior book design and cover graphics, we are here to help you fulfill your dreams.
Many talented writers, first time children's book authors and those that published before, have more and more opportunity to easy and efficiently self publish a book. This wonderful opportunity gives them unique option to have a final say in how they product will look like. This is very important, when you spending months or even years developing your ideas, putting it on paper, envision how your character will look and how will present itself to your young readers.
So choosing the right illustrator is a very important part of the entire self publishing process, and the creative and innovative book design helps to sell your book and enhance the visual appearance of your book hero.
So when searching.....
Look no further!
Cute, expressive, eye catching and detailed hand painted watercolor illustrations are my specialty. I design all characters in your book taking in consideration marketability of the charter. Kyla offers book design and book formatting services to make my illustrations and your story look it best.
Together, we will take your edited manuscript and create a book that you will love!
Illustration Sample Package is a great way of get to know illustrator work. The package contains up to 5 small watercolor paintings of your character.
You will receive the original artwork via USPS mail, as well as scanned files in resolution of minimum 300 ppi, CMYK format for print and RGB for digital display. The files will be available for download via Google Drive.