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  • $90 hourly
    🏆 ELITE member of Upwork's privately selected designer pool 🏆 Upwork Skill Certification — Brand Identity I enjoy turning complex problems into simple, beautiful and intuitive designs. Putting strategy into play and working towards your goals, I will work to unearth your most interesting stories, transform them into compelling visual content, and ensure that content meets your target audience. Let's turn your vision into bold and beautiful brands that bring you results — are you ready to get started?
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    Squarespace
    Illustration
    WordPress
    Branding
    Website Redesign
    Brand Strategy
    Strategy
    Creative Direction
    Figma
    Adobe Illustrator
    Graphic Design
    Adobe InDesign
    Logo Design
  • $50 hourly
    TabithaRae.com Tabitha Babcock (MISTD) is an American designer who excels in creative thinking. With experience from production, branding & print design — to more quirky achievements — she is driven by the belief that design is most successful when underpinned with a strong concept. She has a soft spot for layout and editorial, and is awarded internationally for her typographic knowledge and execution. She has had her work on C-SPAN, had a restaurant featured in Conde Nast, 3D printed for cancer research, and branded for many. Design is a source for social change.
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    Magazine Layout
    Presentation Design
    Ebook Design
    Creative Direction
    Google Slides
    Publishing
    Problem Resolution
    Page Layout Design
    Adobe Illustrator
    Adobe Photoshop
    Adobe InDesign
    Layout Design
    Typography
  • $35 hourly
    I've had a versatile career thus far, working on award-winning video games (Guitar Hero, Rockband) to art director on independent films. A BFA graduate from RISD, classicly trained, and any artistic task that is thrown my way I can surely handle. From designing t-shirt graphics (clients include Nixon, Mdou Moctar, and more), advertising graphics (clients: Allbirds, Tinder, and more), or even screenprinting custom wallpaper. I feel at home in purely digital work or more physical media. While my artwork veers towards that of psychedelic-influenced graphic and poster design, I am capable of fitting into more specific styles and jump at those chances of trying something new. My Instagram works as my blog. Take a look! instagram.com/aaron.demuth Thanks!
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    Adobe InDesign
    Clothing
    Photography
    Photo Manipulation
    Poster
    Photo Editing
    Drawing
    Film Production
    Screen Printing
    Illustration
    Graphic Design
    Adobe Illustrator
    Adobe Photoshop
  • $95 hourly
    ⚡I specialize in creating professional, excellence-driven designs and branding solutions for unique businesses and individuals. 16+ years of experience. BRAND-FIRST SOLUTIONS In design, what separates the okay from the amazing is putting your brand first. If you don't have a strong brand at the core, you won't see real growth or make a lasting impression. Great design isn't just about looking good; it's about creating a unified look and feel that speaks directly to the people you want to reach. OFFER ⚪ Creative Direction ⚪ Professional Graphic Design ⚪ Brand Strategy ⚪ Design Strategy ⚪ Graphic / Visual Branding ⚪ Logo /Identity Design ⚪ Expert Design-To-Print (T-Shirts, marketing Collateral) ⚪ Generative AI Illustration and Design MY PROCESS ① Recon Mission: Collecting Data Through Chats and Targetted Questions ② Organization Of Data ③ Definition of Project Scope and Project Deliverables ④ Project Execution ⑤ Presentation ⑥ Proofing-Editing ⑦ Successful Delivery SERVING ✪ Passionate Business Owners and Individuals ✪ Mission-Driven Founders ✪ Start-Ups ✪ Brand Visionaries ✪ Industry Professionals ✪ Marketing, Brand and Advertising Houses I look forward to discussing your project together so we can create something truly extraordinary! ☕ "I'm so glad I reached out to Ana after sifting through an overwhelming amount of responses. She was the exact person I was hoping to find" -Navi ☕ "Ana was absolutely amazing to work with! She went above and beyond to make sure my design was perfect. Her creativity was what made this project come to life. She brought ideas to the table that I loved." -Mason C. ☕ "Ana is the best! I've completed several projects with her and I'm always blown away by her level of quality and professionalism. She's my go-to graphic designer, and I cannot recommend her more highly." -Brandon J. Last updated: January, 2024 🥑☕🙏
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    Digital Marketing Materials
    Brand Naming
    Print Marketing Materials
    Concept Design
    Branding
    Brand Identity
    Cover Art Design
    Brand Strategy
    Logo Design
    Creative Direction
    T-Shirt Design
    Presentation Design
    Graphic Design
    Visual Communication
  • $72 hourly
    I’m a skilled Senior Designer with 10+ years of experience. I excel at translating complex ideas into compelling visual narratives, I have a proven track record of elevating brands and creating memorable identities. I thrive in dynamic environments that demand both artistic excellence and strategic thinking. I've propelled global sales and enhanced market penetration through strategic branding and marketing campaigns. bymauro.com
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    Brand Strategy
    Branding
    Startup Consulting
    Content Strategy
    Graphic Design
    Stationery Design
    Clothing
    Web Design
    User Experience Design
  • $125 hourly
    With my graphic design and art direction background and record of success improving user experiences and optimizing design & code, I am the ideal candidate for this role. Leveraging skills in developing design concepts, designing and coding responsive web design with best practices, and being proficient in Adobe’s software in digital, animation, and print. I offer extensive professional experience designing print and digital media, developing engaging web content, and enhancing UX.
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    Corporate Brand Identity
    HTML
    Customer Relationship Management
    Email Marketing Strategy
    HTML5
    CSS 3
    CSS
    Marketing Automation
    CMS Development
    Front-End Development
    Brand Management
    Web Application
    JavaScript
    Animation
  • $40 hourly
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    Fashion & Beauty
    Photography
    Microsoft Office
    Office Design
    Retail Merchandising
    Fashion & Apparel
    Sales
    Fine Art
    Adobe Photoshop
    Budget
    Adobe Illustrator
    Sewing
    Fashion Design
    Fashion Forecasting
  • $100 hourly
    I'm a creative lead with over 16 years of experience, and particularly strong at building brands and turning strategy into powerful and memorable ideas, integrated campaigns, designs, and experiences.
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    Branding
    Brand Development
    Creative Direction
    Logo Design
    Branding & Marketing
  • $75 hourly
    I'm a photographer who specializes in editorial, commercial, private and personal projects by telling stories through vivid, captivating photography. My aim is to create bold, fashion forward imagery that brings power and purpose to the brands and individuals that I work with. From portraits to campaigning and everything in between, I will work with you to understand your vision and make your story come to life. - Senior & family portraits - Personal branding & social media content creation - Fashion campaigning - Photography producing - Photography assisting
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    Adobe Creative Suite
    Photo Manipulation
    Photo Color Correction
    Jewelry Retouching
    Fashion Retouch
    Photo Retouching
    Photo Editing
    Model Photography
    Food Photography
    Portrait Photography
    Fashion Editorial
    Drone Videography
    Videography
    Photography
  • $89 hourly
    I am an Art Director and Motion Designer with over 15 years of experience in creating engaging and impactful motion graphics for various media platforms. I lead Aisios, a multidisciplinary design firm that specializes in motion graphics for clients such as Netflix, CV Sciences, Nitro Circus, and Monster Energy. I have a strong background in creative direction, graphic design, and art direction, and I use Adobe Suite and C4D with Octane and Redshift renderer to produce high-quality visuals that tell compelling stories and connect with audiences. I have also collaborated with other creative agencies, such as MediaMonks and TuneIn, to produce content for Fortune 500 companies.
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    Photo Editing
    Typography
    DaVinci Resolve
    Adobe Premiere Pro
    Adobe InDesign
    Adobe Photoshop
    Adobe Illustrator
    Adobe After Effects
    Redshift3D
    Maxon Cinema 4D
    Creative Direction
    Animation
    Motion Design
    Motion Graphics
  • $55 hourly
    Please check out my most recent releases in the PORTFOLIO link below. ------- Born and raised in Minnesota with grit and persistence. For nearly two decades I have been living and working in California with a passion for helping brands tell their story through thoughtful visual design and creative intelligence. My company is Equakecreative. It was founded in 1999. Equakecreative has built amazing products for many incredible sports and entertainment brands worldwide. I would love the opportunity to work with you. ------- Please check out my most recent releases in the PORTFOLIO link below.
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    Project Management
    Website Prototyping
    Product Management
    Presentations
    Mobile UI Design
    Mobile Advertising
    User Interface Design
    Web Design
  • $45 hourly
    I am a multidisciplinary Graphic Designer with over 7 years of professional experience creating and developing thoughtful, effective, beautiful, and timeless visual design solutions for businesses, institutions, and companies of all kinds and sizes. I have a BA in Visual Communication and a strong background in typography, photography, and layout design. My services extend across all formats with a focus on branding, editorial, and web design.
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    Book Design
    Presentation Design
    Motion Graphics
    Visual Communication
    Visual Identity
    Web Design
    Print Design
    Photography
    Video Editing
    Color Theory
    Typography
    Branding
    Information Design
    Editorial Design
  • $50 hourly
    Artist with experience leading teams of designers in gaming and publishing. Expert in mentoring and coaching artists to encourage development of hard and soft skills as well as personal style and collaborative skills.
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    Digital Painting
    Freestyle Drawing
    Drawing
    Character Design
    Clip Studio Paint
    Storyboarding
    Procreate
    Illustration
    Concept Artistry
    Adobe Photoshop
  • $55 hourly
    Senior Art Director with experience in the advertising industry, working with Fortune 500 clients. Proficient in conceptualizing and executing creative campaigns for print, digital, and social media platforms. Proven track record of successfully managing creative teams and projects, resulting in increased revenue and client satisfaction. I have expertise in a wide range of tools and platforms, including Adobe Creative Suite, Adobe After Effects, Figma, Cinema 4D, Microsoft 365 as well as editable documents and platforms (e.g., Google Workspace). I have a working knowledge of HTML5, JavaScript for both static an animated assets. I am able to drive the creative direction and implementation of the visual brand across all touch points, ensuring high quality and consistency. I can collaboratively lead and execute design work for both internal and external facing assets (e.g., digital ads, case studies, social content, merchandise, and more).
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    Animation
    JavaScript
    HTML5
    Branding
    Maxon Cinema 4D
    Web Development
    Adobe Creative Suite
    Website
    Figma
    Creative Direction
    Adobe After Effects
    Brand Identity & Guidelines
    Brand Identity
    Logo Design
  • $25 hourly
    A passionate writer with a strong foundation in academic disciplines and a creative background in graphic design, web design, and art direction. Graduated in 2023 from UC Berkeley with honors in American Studies.
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    Marketing Advertising
    Social Media Advertising
    Squarespace
    Wix
    WordPress
    Copy Editing
    Writing
    2D Illustration
    Web & Mobile Design Consultation
    Figma
    Adobe Illustrator
    Adobe InDesign
    Adobe Photoshop
    Graphic Design
  • $100 hourly
    I maybe new to upworks but I have vast professional experience, please check it all out. I also own my own LLC that I can bring in larger teams for larger projects. I am a highly experienced Creative Director/Art Director/Artist/Animator with a proven track record of creating and managing various creative projects across a range of industries including animation, motion graphics, visual effects, interactive gaming, virtual reality, corporate branding, marketing, production, medical, and biotech. I am confident that my skills and expertise can help me excel in these roles. Throughout my career, I have worked with renowned names such as Disney, ILM, Biomet, DePuy, T Mobile, and Sprint. My portfolio includes delivering content for more than 100 professional sports teams, including The Olympics, The Super Bowl, and NCAA, which has honed my skills in managing complex projects that require attention to detail, creativity, and strategic thinking. With my vast knowledge in design principles, marketing strategies, and consumer behavior, I have led and mentored creative teams to produce top-notch content that meets the highest industry standards. Search for me on IMDB for my feature film VFX work. I also put an IMDB link in my VFX Work in my portfolio. Upworks really should allow you to put links to professional credentials.
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    Apple Motion
    Adobe Photoshop
    Nuke
    Adobe After Effects
    Visual Effects
    Construction Document Preparation
    Animation
    Graphic Design
    Digital Design
    Motion Graphics
    Visual Communication
    Creative Direction
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