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  1. Abbey Woods

    Abbey Woods

    Experienced Illustrator / Sculptor

    United States - Last active: 6 days ago

    I'm looking for the chance to add more experience to my resume. I have created storyboards and drawn several comics for a few people. I have also made two maquettes for a student film. I have also had experience in data entry and customer support for about a year.

    $7.26 /hr
    2 hours
    5.00
  2. Bryan L.

    Bryan L.

    Writer, illustrator, and editor

    United States - Last active: 5 days ago - Portfolio: 3

    Anything to do with words or pictures, I'm your guy. As a children's book illustrator, I have over 15 years of experience working with many big publishers, including Sterling, HarperCollins, Henry Holt & Co., Scholastic, and Amazon Children's Publishing. I've worked on picture books, chapter books, book covers, character design, and magazine spots. My portfolio can be seen here: http://www.bryanlangdo.com/artwork.htm I'm also a writer and editor. I've written two children's books, several animated series for an ESL website and app, and a slew of web content--ad copy, website pages, blog posts, instruction manuals, business emails, sales pages, and press releases. I've got a talent for making sure work is simple and clear, with as few words as possible. I look forward to working with you.

    $22.00 /hr
    17 hours
    4.99
  3. Samantha Gustafson

    Samantha Gustafson

    Illustrator and Comic Artist

    United States - Last active: 4 days ago - Portfolio: 8

    Hello! I'm an illustrator and designer who loves flexibility and exploring new ideas and creative mediums. I am always up for a challenge with art and design! I take on every job with passion and enthusiasm, and I believe that excellent communication is one of the most important parts of working with a client. When I work for you I strive to give you not only an excellent product, but also the most positive experience I can provide. Hope to work with you soon!

    $18.00 /hr
    32 hours
    4.94
  4. Olivia E.

    Olivia E.

    Savvy Branding and Package Design

    United States - Last active: 7 days ago - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 16

    Specialist designer with a focus on package design and brand identity, and print design. I have extensive experience in building and growing brands using package design as an essential brand-building and communication strategy. With over twenty five years and a strong background in the creative, functional and technical aspects of package design as image building and the production of print and packaging materials from concept to print production. Currently, I design packaging for products destined for Whole Foods and some specialty stores. As a designer, I am a great optimist, generous with ideas and trailblazers, honed by years of doing label and package design for food and consumer goods, a thorough understanding of US FDA labeling compliance, and superior brand ideation and origination skills. Package design is what I do best!

    $35.00 /hr
    45 hours
    4.79
  5. Jasmine McGee

    Jasmine McGee

    Social Media Designer and Video Editor

    United States - Last active: 25 days ago - Portfolio: 20

    I live and breathe Digital Media. It's embedded in my DNA! I'm a multimedia whizz (some folks say I'm a trendsetter) with vibrant creativity and an extremely outgoing personality. Skilled in social media content, producing promotional videos for social media channels, crafting engaging copy, graphic design & overseeing content production for large-scale CMS. Extremely comfortable in a project-oriented and fast paced deadline driven environments, in addition to utilizing an editorial calendar to leverage creating content. Brand awareness & skills in social media promotion, as well as producing a credible online presence for clients in various industries. Proficient in: Adobe Creative Suite, WordPress, Microsoft Office, Final Cut Pro and Avid Media Composer, Google Analytics and Google Adwords. Currently working at Travel Channel as their Social Media Designer.

    $20.00 /hr
    47 hours
    4.96
  6. John S.

    John S.

    Game Design, Toy Design, Art Direction

    United States - Last active: 8 days ago - Portfolio: 46

    **Please note that hourly rate is an estimated base number and differs from job to job** An innovative designer and accomplished visual stylist, John has made significant creative contributions over the last 11 years to numerous companies including Gemmy Industries, Mezco Toyz, and DC Comics - DC Direct. John's creative and production skills John has played an integral role in the creation and ideation of award-winning collectible product lines and consumer goods. Adept at executing authentic programs for global brands such as Batman, Green Lantern, Family Guy, South Park and God of War; it is in originating new properties and concepts that he excels. From his work in designing inflatable holiday "Airblowns" to the product he originated for kids at DC Comics, Blammoids, John has demonstrated the ability to appeal effectively to parents and young kids alike.

    $33.33 /hr
    50 hours
    4.83
  7. Dale Rawlings

    Dale Rawlings

    Illustrator and Graphic Designer

    United States - Last active: 28 days ago - Portfolio: 19

    I am an illustrator/graphic designer who has worked primarily in comics as well as illustrating posters, fliers, t-shirts, storyboards, and record covers. I have also drawn comic strips for the FAA’s employee website, Airbeat magazine, and conceptual illustrations for the National Holocaust Museum’s 20th anniversary celebration. In addition to self publishing several comic book titles over the years my work has appeared in District Comics: An Unconventional History of Washington DC (selected by the Washington Post as one of the Best Books of 2012!), Colonial Comics: New England 1625- 1750 and Plastic Farm. My work regularly appears in Magic Bullet, the only all comics newspaper of Washington DC. Recently, a selection of my strips was on display at Artisphere in the Magic Bullet exhibition.

    $44.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  8. Derrinita Walker

    Derrinita Walker

    Not a Jack of all Trades, But Your Ace in the Hole

    United States - Last active: 10 days ago - Portfolio: 60

    With more than 10 years of graphic design experience under my belt in a number of industries I have a catalog of style knowledge that keeps my clients looking sharp no matter what they do. And just because looking good isn't everything, when you partner with me, you'll always get: Prompt service Flexibility And (most importantly) Rights to everything you pay for

    $13.00 /hr
    0 hours
    4.97