illustrator has definitions from the fields of fine art,work
[ noun ] (fine art,work) an artist who makes illustrations (for books or magazines or advertisements etc.)

Used in print

(Jay Williams, The Forger....)

I kept saying , `` If I could just build_up a reputation for myself , make some real money , get_to be well_known as an illustrator - like Peter_Askington , for_instance - then I could take some time_off and paint '' .

He was one of the most prominent magazine illustrators in America ; you saw one of his paintings on the cover of one or another of the slick national magazines every_month .