Carrie Hartman's illustration work includes editorial work, illustrating and writing children's books, character designs for a nationally animated commercial, greeting cards, advertising, work with animation studios, comic books, and murals.
Her work has appeared in New York Magazine, American Baby, Midwest Living, Seattle Monthly, Minneapolis–St. Paul Magazine, the Hartford Courant, St. Louis Magazine, the Star Tribune, and the Baltimore Sun.
Some of her clients include HGTV, American Greetings, Office Depot, Target, ING, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Nature Made Vitamins, Sterling Publishing, Encyclopedia Britannica, Northeastern University, Random House, Lerner Publishing, the Minnesota State Fair, and more.
Hartman has been a frequent guest speaker/lecturer at the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators conferences and events, the HUBB, Children's Literature Conference, Teacher Association conferences, and a variety of book events, workshops, and artist-in-residency programs. Her work has received numerous industry awards from the Los Angeles Society of Illustrators, the Association of Educational Publishers, and others.