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  1. Chris Sirico

    Chris Sirico

    Graphic Designer

    United States - Portfolio: 10

    Hello, I'm Chris Sirico. I'm a creative designer with 6 years experience. I specialize in photo manipulation, image restoration, color adjustment, logo designs, and more. I also do 3D modeling and rendering. I'm proficient in Adobe Photoshop CS6, Illustrator, and Lightroom. I'm a fast worker with a huge sense of pride in my work. My object is always to deliver a quality product in a timely fashion. I'm open to revisions, and always prefer to converse with employers prior to beginning work. Should you be interested in my services, I am confident that I will provide you with the assistance you're looking for. Thank you.

    $16.00 /hr
    22 hours
    5.00
  2. Jennifer Rodriguez

    Jennifer Rodriguez

    Author, Editor, Advocate, and Inspiration

    United States - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 4

    Jennifer is a native Texan currently residing in San Antonio. She received her BS degree from Baylor University in the field of Education, and began working on her MS degree in Child and Adolescent Psychology. She has worked with children in a variety of roles since 1990. Jennifer has published 3 children's books under her own name, and been a ghost writer for nearly 10 others. She has worked as an educational content editor for McGraw-Hill, and as a freelance editor for several children's and adult literature projects. Additionally, she owns and runs a small independent publishing company which produces both e-books and print books.

    $12.22 /hr
    15 hours
    5.00
  3. Grayson Price

    Grayson Price

    Prose with Punch

    United States - Portfolio: 1

    "I would not hesitate in recommending Grayson Price to anyone who wanted a job well done!” With a background in health sciences, philosophy, and the performing arts, I can bring a depth of understanding and an ease of communication to your project that is unmatched. Clients consistently comment on the high quality of my work - let me put my skills to work for you!

    $16.00 /hr
    28 hours
    4.78
  4. Melissa Jones

    Melissa Jones

    I am a ONE STOP SHOP! Writer, Designer, Publisher

    United States - Portfolio: 20

    www.mpagejones.com Native English speaker. I provide a unique set of proven skills in both writing and graphic design. For over 23 years, I have been a "one-stop-shop" saving my freelance clients time and money by being able to create package deals. Imagine only having one person to contact for an entire project instead of a designer, writer, editor and etc. I have a B.A. in Creative Writing/English and am a published author in several magazines, as well as, a published author of a memoir (available at Amazon.com). My biggest assets are my work ethic (if I promise something and you don't get it on the agreed upon time...someone call 911!!) and my insatiable curiosity when it comes to my craft. I believe that any day that you get to wake up and create something is a great day!

    $22.00 /hr
    22 hours
    5.00
  5. Stacey Atkinson

    Stacey Atkinson

    Writer and Editor

    Canada - Portfolio: 2

    I am a professional editor ranking in the top 20% of proofreaders and copy editors on Elance. I have twelve years of experience working for government in various jobs, writing and editing plans, reports and strategies. Since 2012 I've been working freelance, editing blogs, websites, book manuscripts, and marketing material. I am an award-winning author of a fiction novel and I regularly blog about opportunities for self-published authors. I hold a bachelor of design and an editing certificate, and I also have experience in stock photography, book design, and social media. Currently a member of the Editors' Association of Canada and the Independent Book Publishers Association.

    $23.00 /hr
    80 hours
    4.93
  6. Nadine L

    Nadine L

    Transcriber, 110wpm, film/photo editor, tutor, writer

    United Kingdom

    Education: BSc Psychology (2:1) MA Philosophy of Biological & Cognitive Sciences (ongoing). I have experience in a wide range of jobs and projects including event organising, tutoring, film and photo editing, personal assistant for several start-up businesses and website design. If there are a range of jobs you need doing chances are I can help with all. Fluent in English including spelling and grammatical differences for UK and US English. Some French, German and Arabic. General: Speed typing (110 WPM), proofreading, grammar-checking, essay & article writing, general admin and computer work including but not limited to Powerpoint, Excel, SPSS, Photoshop CS5, iMovie, Final Cut Pro. Photo and video editing. Tutoring: up to (I)GCSE level in all subjects (not including 2nd language) A-level and Undergrad in Philosophy and Psychology, including Statistics & Research Methods and SPSS.

    $20.00 /hr
    2 hours
    5.00
  7. Torey B.

    Torey B.

    Professional Filmmaker/Producer/Editor/Creative.

    United States - Portfolio: 4

    I'm a professional videographer, editor, producer, writer, actor, model, and creative individual. I own my own camera package (will send list of equipment upon request) and can write, shoot, direct, and edit your next project in a timely manner. I've worked consistently over the past few years shooting and editing videos for musicians and theatre companies in LA, producing and shooting for Universal Studios, and on multiple creative projects in Chicago (where I'm currently based out of). Check out some of my work on my website: www.twentyoneflipside.com. Please let me know if you have any questions, I'd love to come work for you!

    $28.00 /hr
    0 hours
    4.96
  8. Sarah Muliadi

    Sarah Muliadi

    Blog writer and editor

    United States - Portfolio: 6

    I have been managing the comic strip blog "Oh Mercy MiMi" since its launch on Jan. 31, 2014. For this blog (which I co-own), I write reviews of comic books and edit reviews written by the blog's other owner. I also prepare interviews of comic authors, artists, and animators for posting by editing the completed interviews and writing introductory material for them. Here is the blog URL: http://ohmercymimi.tumblr.com/ I have always had a natural inclination to easily express myself through the written word. All through my years in college and graduate school, I received high grades and commendations from my professors regarding the quality of my written assignments. My writing and editing skills enhanced my work in scientific research and teaching, and they continue to be an invaluable asset in my responsibilities as a co-owner of an arts and education business. I am proficient in a variety of writing types and styles, and honing my craft is an ongoing venture of mine.

    $22.22 /hr
    1 hours
    5.00
  9. Emily S.

    Emily S.

    Academic, Technical, and Creative Writer

    United States - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 4

    I am a freelance writer experienced in academic, blog, technical, and science writing, as well as research related to popular science. I enjoy projects in my degree and minor, although I am always open to new projects (variety is always appreciated). An experienced writing tutor, I take pleasure in proofreading and editing, and also helping to format a writing project. When I am given a project, I strive to complete it before the deadline. I pride myself on my ability to research topics and deliver more than promised. I am also proficient in the use of social media, Google docs, and Microsoft Office.

    $11.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  10. Bianca K.

    Bianca K.

    B. Rose | A Fashion Company

    United States - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 21

    Looking for a self-driven, entrepreneurial minded fashionista that measures personal success by the results she brings to her company? How about a compassionate team player who can also lead her peers towards success? Well if either of those perk your interest, then I’m the perfect fit for your company. Still not sold? Well rest assured that I have indispensable skills and passion for fashion styling, consulting, writing, and management which makes me a deserving applicant. I work with brands to position their products, style photo shoots, maintain and improve their social media presence as well as describe products and produce other various written content. I believe I am an excellent candidate and look forward to the opportunity to serve the fashion world through your company. I would greatly appreciate a chance to meet with you to discuss what I have to offer your brand. Thank you for spending time in reading my letter and hope you take the time to review my profile.

    $55.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00