Since 2007, Anna-Maria Jung has worked as a freelance illustrator creating nerdy designs and illustrations sprinkled with her signature dark humor, and her much loved designs have sold up to a hundred thousand times on platforms like Threadless, Shirt.Woot, & Teefury. She currently resides in Austria and continues to produce illustrations for children’s books, graphic novels, and apparel for clients like Workman Publishing, Macmillan, CBS, Dorkly, Joscha Sauer, and more. In this interview, Anna-Maria talks about how she comes up with design ideas, limitations she experiences in her field of work, how the T-shirt industry has evolved over the years, advice for those interested in doing what she does, and more!
Meet Your Heroes
Schoolism interviews your artistic heroes, finding out where and how they came to learn their artistic techniques, and how they got to where they are in the entertainment, art, and illustration industries.