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  • $125 hourly
    *View my full design portfolio at catejarrett.com* I'm Cate, a brand and visual designer with a demonstrated history of working in tech, management, consulting, non-profit and advertising industries. I'm enamored by design that connects and creates powerful customer experiences through the power of brand. I have over eight years of experience working in Adobe Indesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator among several other design softwares. My previous roles have also provided beneficial skillsets in project management, team management, systems-building, program building and working in a fast-paced environment alongside executive leadership. I've been studying creative careers since college, concentrating in Creative Advertising and Graphic Design from James Madison University in 2018 and have a Master of Arts in Graphic Design and Visual Experience from the Savannah College of Art & Design. Let's work together!
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    Creative Direction
    Social Media Design
    Brand Strategy
    Graphic Design
  • $70 hourly
    Award Winning Art Director and Motion Graphic Designer with 10 years experience. I have experience in large scale Motion Graphic Projects, Presentation Design, Poster Design, 3D, Branding, Packaging, and Concept development. jameskohlmeier.com I'm proficient in the following programs. • Adobe After Effects • Adobe Photoshop • Adobe Premiere • Adobe Illustrator • Google Slides • Blender
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    Google Slides
    Presentation Design
    Motion Graphics
    3D Design
    Concept Development
    Compositing
    Graphic Design
    Adobe After Effects
    Motion Design
    Adobe Photoshop
  • $140 hourly
    With a strong background in art direction and design, I work with diverse clients to bring their brands to life through TV, digital, experiential, and social formats. My passion lies in brand storytelling and crafting compelling content and experiences that resonate emotionally with audiences and reflect cultural relevance.
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    Social Media Advertising
    Branding
    Video Editing
    Graphic Design
    Brand Design
    Brand Identity
    Creative Direction
    Figma
    Adobe Creative Suite
  • $90 hourly
    I am here to help you solve your most perplexing creative challenges. I offer a full suite of design services to help you present a cohesive, consistent brand identity. Whether you need a logo, print document layout, or large format displays, I’ll guide you through the process by making purposeful decisions for the big picture and executing the details. I specialize in finding solutions for editorial and print layout, brand identity, and marketing. I’ve spent the past 20 years building brands across hospitality, entertainment, fashion, financial, product design, technology, and non-profit sectors. I have over 20 years of experience in advertising, marketing, and graphic design, with over 15 years in a creative management capacity. Before freelancing, I’ve held positions from Director of Marketing for a major newspaper, to Vice President of Creative for a film and entertainment company, to Creative Director for a fashion magazine. Currently, I am the agency director for a graphic design and branding agency. A few of my specific areas of expertise in the design and marketing fields are as follows: BUILDING AUTHENTIC BRANDS: I build brand stories from the ground up. PROPOSALS: I design revenue-generating creative, such as media kits, pitch decks, and sponsorship proposals. IDEAS? I have plenty. I am an idea-generating powerhouse and THE go-to person for relevant, fresh ideas. Just ask. BELIEF IN THE BRIEF: You either love or hate the creative brief, right? In my experience, my most valuable client/designer relationships are the ones that have allowed me a “getting to know you” period with a creative brief. I’ve found the exceptional work comes from my understanding of the client, their needs, and their business challenges.
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    Corporate Brand Identity
    Photography
    Social Media Marketing
    Magazine Layout
    Advertising
    Graphic Design
    Adobe Photoshop
    Adobe Illustrator
    Adobe InDesign
  • $150 hourly
    As a seasoned marketing professional with a decade of experience, I specialize in crafting effective marketing strategies, branding, social media management, and digital marketing solutions. With a strong background in graphic design and leadership roles, I have successfully led teams of up to 30 marketers, facilitating diverse marketing projects, including blog and content creation (with 100,000 visitors/month), product launches, website development, and international ad campaigns. I am well-versed in implementing processes and technology to streamline project communication, tracking, and execution, resulting in increased efficiencies and successful outcomes. My expertise in marketing strategy, brand development, and project management, combined with my proficiency in Adobe Suite and data-driven approach, enables me to deliver results that exceed expectations. In addition to my strategic and technical skills, I excel in leadership and management, with a proven ability to manage, direct, and prioritize marketing operational budgets of up to $500,000 annually. My consultative selling approach, client services, and communication strategies ensure that I understand and deliver on my client's objectives, providing exceptional service and building long-term relationships. Skills: - Branding - Marketing Strategy - Adobe Suite - Graphic Design - Brand Strategy - Project Management - Art Direction - Client Services - Communication Strategies - Consultative Selling - Data-Driven - Digital Marketing - Leadership & Management - Team Development - Vendor Management I am committed to driving tangible results for my clients through innovative marketing strategies, branding expertise, and effective project management. Let's collaborate to take your business to new heights. Contact me to discuss your marketing needs and explore how I can contribute to your success.
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    Performance Marketing
    Marketing Plan
    Photography
    Adobe Illustrator
    Brand Strategy
    Marketing
    Lifestyle Photography
    Branding
    Social Media Marketing
    Graphic Design
    Paid Media
    Marketing Strategy
    Digital Marketing
    Adobe Premiere Pro
    Adobe Photoshop
  • $100 hourly
    In my career I've held many roles. From Designer at a print shop, to Creative Director at a regional magazine. As a creative director I had the opportunity to build a team of talented creatives from the ground up. And under my direction, that team lead our publication into 17 states across the US, grew our readership to over 300,000 and built a social following of over 35,000. When we started we didn't even have a name, and I hadn't even turned 30.
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    Portrait Art
    Social Media Website
    Creative Direction
    Commercial Photography
    Magazine Layout
    Adobe Illustrator
    Adobe InDesign
    Adobe Photoshop
    Editorial Design
  • $200 hourly
    👋 Hi, I'm Rachel Mersky, Product & Brand Design Lead. I'm a hands-on design leader with a 16 year legacy of leading product and brand design. I thrive working in the trenches solo or with small teams of passionate & curious people. 🫶 🔗 Check out mersk.co to learn more about me and my work. If you value vibrant creativity and impactful solutions, a playful spirit who leads with authenticity, serving results with a healthy sprinkle of magic, I'm your gal! 🌈 ✨
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    Gamification
    Game Design
    App Design
    Web Design
    Web & Mobile Design Consultation
    Communication Design
    UX & UI Design
    Product Design
    Brand Consulting
    Brand Identity
    Branding
    Logo Design
    Creative Direction
  • $80 hourly
    I lead art and copy to tell new stories and spark movements through compelling conceptual 360 campaigns and unexpected full funnel executions. I'm also a skilled graphic designer of brand identities plus print and digital marketing materials. I seek a deep understanding of the opportunities and challenges of each unique client from global brands to startups in retail, hospitality, tourism, tech, healthcare, SaaS, CPG, B2B and more. With a solid agency foundation and years of freelance experience, I'm a heavy-hitting, flexible creative eager to work with you. SKILLS * Elevates all aspects of the creative process * Interprets strategic insights and brand pillars * Develops insight-driven concepts that get brands noticed * Executes multi-channel 360 advertising campaigns (print, digital, in-store, out of home, tv, video) * Designs digital and print marketing materials and brand identities * Creates and maintains brand guidelines * Delivers strong client-facing presentations * Directs and collaborates with vendors (photographers, animators, directors and developers) * Communicates with empathy and transparency * Recommends thoughtful processes, timelines and estimates to maximize available resources * Provides creative feedback and thought leadership
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    Social Media Design
    Brand Identity
    Brand Design
    Video Advertising
    Digital Advertising
    Print Advertising
    Concept Development
    Creative Direction
    Graphic Design
    Visual Communication
    Digital Design
  • $80 hourly
    Experienced professional with a history designing for the publishing, education and legislative sectors. Dynamic self-starter with a proven track record in advertising, marketing, creative problem solving and visual campaign concept + execution. Proud legacy of smiling clients, meeting budget and deadline requirements.
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    Annual Report
    Typography
    Image Editing
    Adobe Creative Suite
    Infographic
    Magazine Layout
    Brochure Design
    Social Media Design
    PowerPoint Presentation
  • $85 hourly
    Hi! I’m Kristina Walton Zapata, an award-winning Sr Art Director + graphic designer based in Austin, Texas. My aesthetic approach involves an obsessive interest in pushing the envelope through color, design, materials, typography and voice. I have over 15 years of experience—agency, editorial and in-house—developing brands and creating content in the home, sustainability and beauty space. I’m a motivating team player who guides via collaboration and am always eager to explore new design challenges. CORE SKILLS Creative Direction, Creative Leadership, Product Storytelling & Content Creation, Brand Voice and Tone, Photo Art Direction, Print Production, Producing & Prop Styling SERVICES Brand Identity, Brand Strategy, Branded Experiences, Deck Design, Digital Design, Editorial Planning & Design, Email Publishing, Event Design, OOH, Packaging, Print Design, PR, Retail Design, Social Media, Typesetting, Web INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE Startups, Magazines, Non-Profits, Luxury, CPG, Media, Home Goods, Furniture, Entertainment, Beauty, Technology, Non-Profit SELECT CLIENTS Anderson Tuftex, Bose, Brizo, Dutch Boy Paints, Ecotech, EPSON, FENIX by Formica, MillerKnoll, Kathy Kuo Home, Mohawk, Rejuvenation, Sherwin-Williams, Ulta Beauty, Vicostone
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    Figma
    Adobe InDesign
    Brand Book Design
    Catalog Design
    Presentation Design
    Brochure Design
    Editorial Design
    Packaging Design
    Retail Design
    Branding
    Print Production
    Graphic Design
    Visual Communication
    Digital Design
  • $40 hourly
    My name is Laura (Lara) Gonima (Go-Nima). I am a multimedia designer with an emphasis on art direction, branding, and motion graphics. I've created work for clients in a wide variety of industries: - Film & TV - Music - Publication, journalism, podcasting - Public health and medicine - Environmental justice - Reproductive rights - Crypto, tech, medicine I value communication, humor, exploration, and heart in my work. Client collaboration and input is incredibly important to me. My favorite part of the process is bringing your wildest dreams to life :)
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    Graphic Design
    Motion Graphics
  • $55 hourly
    I create custom video assets for the Technology, Automotive, and Corporate Marketing sectors. What I'll bring to your project: -Expert in the After Effects/Cinema 4D/Premiere Pro workflow -Fourteen years of professional motion design experience -A deep understanding of motion design principles -A commitment to collaboration & excellence -Creative problem-solving -Imagination & creativity -Project Management How I Can Help: By leveraging my skills and experience, I can enhance anyone's video content, ensuring it stands out in a competitive market. Whether it's motion graphics, animation, visual effects, or video editorial, I strive to bring my client's vision to life in the most impactful way possible. Let’s Connect: I am always excited to explore new collaborations and opportunities to flex my skills. If you’re looking for a dedicated professional to elevate your next project, let’s connect!
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    Logo Animation
    Article to Video Conversion
    Promotional Video
    Animated Explainer
    3D Product Animation
    Creative Direction
    Adobe Premiere Pro
    Maxon Cinema 4D
    Adobe After Effects
    Video Editing
    Visual Effects
    3D Animation
    Motion Graphics
    Motion Design
  • $100 hourly
    As a Construction Project Manager and an Entrepreneur, I am motivated by efficiency, team functionality and joy in guiding myself and a project forward. Clear vision, versatility and action towards our shared goals is my strong suite. I am handy and I will fix or build just about anything as well as would navigate a 20 person team where we need to go. Tell me what you are working on and what you need.
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    Time & Cost Estimate
    Microsoft Project
    Sales Management
    Event Management
    Communications
    Construction Estimating
    Budget Planning
    Construction Monitoring
    Project Management Support
    Project Management
    Construction
    Client Management
    Construction Management
  • $90 hourly
    maureenhayden.com Hi! I'm Maureen. A Creative Director + Art Director + Experience Designer with over 12 years of experience in the advertising industry. Passionate about solving problems creatively. I have a master’s degree in Creative Technology/Experience Design from the VCU Brandcenter, and I'm capable of developing creative solutions for clients in all mediums. Working on a wide variety of brands including John Deere, the U.S. Air Force, Marshalls, eHarmony, Campbell’s, Zales, Reliant Energy, Walmart, Hulu, McDonald's and Dell, I've created broadcast, social and integrated campaigns. Specialties: Creative Direction, Art Direction & Design / Conceptual Thinking / UX Design / Information Architecture / Creative Strategy / Integrated Brand Campaigns / Brand Development / Typography Design I truly love what I do. I specialize in coming up with creative solutions to business problems. Anything from platform ideas, fully integrated campaigns, website IA and design, or even just simple visual solutions. I've been a ‘creative type' since I encountered my first box of crayons at 14 months old, in my high chair. According to my dad, (the one responsible for this) I was occupied for hours. The idea of no specific right or wrong answer to a solution has always been exciting to me. I love a challenge. If you tell me I can’t do something, just be prepared for me to prove you wrong. I am always up for new creative opportunities and building new relationships. Look forward to hearing from you!
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    Adobe Creative Suite
    Graphic Design
    Information Architecture
    Brand Marketing
    Logo Design
    User Interface Design
    Advertising
    User Experience Design
  • $100 hourly
    Hello! I am a Graphic Designer and Art Director with over 7 years of experience. I used to work in advertising in Chicago as an Art Director and for the past 4 years have been working in-house for a start-up jewelry company in Austin, TX as their Senior Designer. I am passionate about any design project, but particularly love anything that has to do with hand-lettering, illustration, or typography (and of course, expressive typography!). I love being a designer because it allows me to tell creative and unique stories through visual communication, and helps to elevate brands to align with their vision and values, creating an immersive brand experience that connects with their consumers. I've worked on many brands, including SCJ Johnson (Windex, Scrubbing Bubbles, Mrs. Meyers, Pest, and Glade), P&G (Pantene, Herbal Essences, Head & Shoulders, Aussie, Old Spice, Tide, and Olay), and in-house at Bryan Anthonys. Through these experiences I have focused a lot of work on brand identity, packaging, social content and ads, email design, web design, user experience (UX) design, logo design, print and digital content, event collateral, in-store displays, retail systems, g2m b2b trade show event spaces, e-commerce and more. Looking forward to working together!
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    Illustration
    Adobe Creative Cloud
    Graphic Design
    Typography
    Logo Design
    Advertising
  • $30 hourly
    Multi-Disciplinary Creative: Photography and Digital Imaging, Graphic Design and Web Design, Art Direction and Styling. Founding Editor of Armoire Magazine; view my work at Armoiremagazine.com
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    Social Media Advertising
    Adobe Lightroom
    Wardrobe Styling
    Lifestyle Photography
    Writing
    Web Development
    Squarespace
    Wix
    WordPress
  • $150 hourly
    Adrien Bindi is a freelance Art & Creative Director currently living in Austin TX. Adrien has two decades of experience spanning two continents at some of the worlds best agencies, like Goodby, WK, Fallon and Leo. Adrien has worked directly with blue chip clients like Yeti, Rakuten and Indeed, and many many more agencies bot big and small. Adrien is always looking to work with interesting people and ambitious brands. Please reach out at the email below if you’d like to discuss your next project or anything pickleball related.
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    Film Production
    Brand Consulting
    Copywriting
    Brand Positioning
    Branding & Marketing
    Brand Design
    Creative Direction
    Brand Development
    Creative Strategy
  • $20 hourly
    Color, composition and form is what I am interested in the most. I am an Illustrator and painter that uses chalks and acrylic paints for the bulk of my work to create vibrant and eye catching images. While I am specialized in portraiture I have a large interest in fashion and branding illustration.
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    Drawing
    Portrait Art
    Public Speaking
    Acrylic Painting
    Adobe Illustrator
    Adobe InDesign
    Adobe Photoshop
  • $75 hourly
    I’m a seasoned Multidisciplinary Creative/Art Director with over 15 years of experience shaping bold brand identities for Fortune 100 & 500 companies. My passion lies in elevating brands and products through compelling campaigns and high-end creative strategy, all while maintaining a scalable brand experience. Notable campaigns include Chanel, WarnerMedia, HBO Max, Neiman Marcus, Ontic, and Argo Group, RWBY, Camp Camp. gisellebydesign.com SKILLS & SPECIALTIES Creative Direction SaaS Marketing Final Cut Pro Brand Development Brand & Identity Digital Marketing User Interface Design Creative Strategy Copywriting Web Design User Experience Design Figma Concept Development
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    Poster Design
    Wireframe
    Brand Consulting
    Photography
    Wireframing
    Graphic Design
    Adobe Creative Cloud
    Video Editing
    Video Post-Editing
    Video Editing & Production
    Logo Design
    Brand Identity
    Brand Development
    Creative Direction
  • $60 hourly
    Award-winning Creative Director/Sr. Graphic Designer with 13 years of experience overseeing projects from concept to final delivery. Successfully led the design direction for the Marvel Collect team at Fanatics, creating original premium designs that resulted in doubling revenue from $2M in 2021 to $4M in 2022. I have a proven track record of creating standout brand messaging, strategy, and key graphic productions.
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    Sports
    Social Media Design
    Cover Art Design
    Color Correction
    Topaz Photo AI
    Photo Color Correction
    Photo Manipulation
    Photo Editing
    Adobe Photoshop
    Adobe Creative Suite
    Social Media Advertising
    Graphic Design
    Leadership Skills
    Creative Direction
  • $300 hourly
    I am a commercial photographer specializing in still life, product, fashion and portrait photography. I have 10 years experience shooting both in studio and on location and am also an advanced retoucher.
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    Adobe InDesign
    Capture One Pro
    Portrait Photography
    Fashion Photography
    High Fashion Photography
    Food Photography
    Product Ad Campaign
    Product Photography
    Photography
    Photo Resizing
    Photo Manipulation
    Photo Editing Software
    Photo Editing
    Photo Color Correction
  • $110 hourly
    I am a Senior Art Director | Art Producer, with a strong Technical Art background I most recently worked at a start-up IKIN, a company that is making advancements in AI, holographic visualization, AR, and VR. With over 2 decades of experience in the creative and technical fields, I have a proven track record of leading and managing diverse teams, projects, and partnerships that deliver immersive, visually stunning, and engaging solutions for various domains and audiences. -Over 2 decades in the videogame industry - Art Direction on small to large projects -Outsourcing Manager on top tier titles -AI Visualization for major advertisers -AI machine learning and model training -Full Project Management for games and applications -Technical Artist with performance in mind
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    Generative Model
    AI Image Generation
    Innovation Strategy
    AR & VR Development
    Creative Direction
    Business Management
    Management Skills
    Artificial Intelligence
    AI-Generated Art
    Generative AI
    Product Management
  • $90 hourly
    I learned everything I know in Los Angeles, where everything is due yesterday, and you have 5 seconds to read someone's mind. I love to help bring peoples projects to life. Just give me some inspiration and lemme fly!
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    Fashion & Apparel
    Pitch Deck
    Merchandise Graphic Design
    Branding
    Typesetting
    Logo
  • $55 hourly
    As a senior creative with deep, well-rounded understanding of design principles and digital and print design background, I brainstorm concepts one day, and tackle hands-on cutting-edge design work the next. With extensive expertise in driving creative workflows from concept to execution, I am responsible for translating the client’s strategy, goals, and vision into marketing assets. I've worked with global brands like AMEX, BMW, eBay, and Samsung in the past and enjoy supporting local heroes with my 15+ years experience.
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    Corporate Brand Identity
    Creative Direction
    Print Design
    Brand Strategy
    Marketing Strategy
    Branding
  • $25 hourly
    Experienced communication specialist with a documented history of working in marketing, communications, film, and higher education. Skilled in editing, writing, Microsoft Office Suite, Google Suite, social media, production assistance, guest services and research. Strong administrative professional with a Master's degree focused in Communication Studies from Texas State University and Bachelor's from Southwestern University.
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    Discord
    Slack
    Creative Direction
    Wild Apricot
    Canva
    Social Media Account Integration
    Social Media Advertising
    Social Media Design
    Marketing
    Production Design
    Microsoft 365 Copilot
    SketchUp
    Art & Design
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