Award-winning illustration for children's publishing, and the editorial and advertising industries.
Unique and creative designs for manufactured products and the social expression industry.
Creative content and character development for television and film, specializing in the kids’ space.

Submission Guidelines

Illustrators

An artist seeking representation is encouraged to send a link to his or her website to submissions [at] painted-words. com. Please do not call regarding submissions.

We are currently seeking artists to add to our children’s publishing group, specifically those who have a talent for writing. If we are interested in the art style, we will request a writing sample. Submissions that are exclusive will be given priority. Please make note of that in your query letter.

We regret that, due to the volume of submissions received, we are unable to respond to every query. We will reply within two weeks if we are interested in your submission.

Authors

Please send a query letter including a short summary of your manuscript to submissions [at] painted-words. com. For picture book manuscripts, please paste the text in the body of your email.  For MG or YA submissions, please paste the first 10 pages in the body of the email. If we are interested in seeing the full manuscript, we will send a request within six to eight weeks. Submissions that are exclusive will be given priority. Any packages sent to Painted Words will be returned unopened.

We regret that, due to the volume of submissions received, we are unable to respond to every query. Please do not call regarding submissions.

 

 

Contact Us

  • Painted Words
  • 212.663.2311
  • info@painted-words.com