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Illustration is the creation of images like drawings, paintings and sketches of things seen, imagined or remembered, using a range of mediums (e.g. design software, pencil or collage). On Upwork, the world’s largest online workplace, you will find creative graphic artists with experience in technical illustration, advertising illustration and graphic design software (such as Adobe Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop) to manage your professional logo design or provide you with new graphic design ideas for your portfolio.

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Upwork Illustration Jobs Completed Quarterly

On average, 1,891 Illustration projects are completed every quarter on Upwork.

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Time to Complete Upwork Illustration Jobs

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Average Illustration Freelancer Feedback Score

Illustration Upwork freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.78.

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Last updated: June 1, 2015
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  1. Julie Felton

    Julie Felton

    EXPERIENCED, Competent, Dependable Graphic Designer & Illustrator

    United States - Last active: 18 hours ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 64

    I have been a graphic artist/illustrator since 1987. My clients range from small businesses to large corporations. Over the past 28 years, I have worked on projects in just about every aspect of the graphic arts field in a wide variety of industries. The main programs I work with are Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign. My strengths are ad design, print collateral design, banner design, technical illustration, and vector illustration.

    $50.00 /hr
    2,404 hours
    4.99
  2. Mariana F.

    Mariana F.

    Graphic designer / 3D designer / Photo manipulation

    Uruguay - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 18

    I work full time as a freelancer designer in odesk. I have more than 5 years of experience working in the area of design. I have a degree in product design from Universidad ORT, Uruguay, and I've been working in graphics since 2009. I work with Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Indesign, Autodesk Inventor, 3dmax and Vray, and some design knowlegde of Adobe Flash. I'm looking forward to working with committed people in a long term relationship. Please check out my site to see some of my work www.marianaforteza.com Thank you

    Groups: BoonEx

    $25.00 /hr
    3,303 hours
    4.97
  3. Andrew Gaia

    Andrew Gaia

    Professional Illustrator, concept artist and designer

    United States - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 16

    Andrew Gaia has been working in design and illustration for over ten years. He spent seven years working in the design/marketing department in the medical field before pursuing his MFA in illustration. His goal was always to produce art that would inspire and motivate other to see the world in a new way. Andrew has a deep love for fantasy and imaginative works as well as traditional subjects found throughout history. Andrew has worked as a freelancer for personal commissions, facebook applications and editorial projects. You can find a collection of Andrews work at www.andrewgaia.com. If their are any question about him or his work feel free to contact him as he would be delighted to hear from you.

    $27.78 /hr
    70 hours
    4.92
  4. Caroline Hoyle

    Caroline Hoyle

    Product Designer - Footwear, Handbags, Homewares, & Furniture.

    Spain - Last active: 1 day ago - Portfolio: 17

    - Product designer for Marks and Spencer home-wares. - Furniture designer for Halo Living we supplied John Lewis, Laura Ashley, House of Fraser - Footwear designer for Camper - Handbag designer for House of Hoyle I am a talented designer, who loves a challenge. I am used to working to tight deadlines. I design great products to fit the commercial needs of a business. Software - I am fluent in Photoshop, Illustrator, Solidworks Education - I hold a Masters degree and a 1st class BA(Hons)3D Design

    $25.00 /hr
    18 hours
    5.00
  5. Martin G.

    Martin G.

    Packaging & Graphic Designer | CG Artist

    Argentina - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 24

    Professional Graphic Designer specialized in Packaging + Product design and 3D visualization, with more than 7 years of experience in the Industry offering global companies and agencies as well as creative individuals solution for 3D and 2D imagery & design. Whether it's a label, product Shot or an entire Packaging design, I would love to help you make it real.

    $40.00 /hr
    43 hours
    4.92
  6. Karla C.

    Karla C.

    Product Manager / Creative Director / Mobile UI and UX Designer

    Philippines - Last active: 18 hours ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 12

    Hello! I'm Karla, an experienced, insightful and passionate user experience and user interface designer with an extensive background on desktop and mobile projects. I strive to make mobile and desktop interfaces a much better place by designing thoughtful user experiences, one application at a time. Let's discuss on how we can work together to turn your business idea into an even more awesome product! You can get in touch by inviting me to a project via oDesk, or by getting in touch through: You can also view my profile on Dribbble, an exclusive community where all the best visual creatives hang out: DRIBBLE: http://dribbble.com/karla

    Groups: MailChimp Experts Group

    $44.44 /hr
    1,395 hours
    4.88
  7. Stephen R.

    Stephen R.

    Graphic Design / Print Design / Illustration / Logo Design

    United States - Last active: 18 hours ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 13

    Aloha and Mahalo for viewing my Odesk profile. I have broad typography and design experience and enjoy working on precise, detailed projects. In addition, I possess over 25 years of experience in graphics, illustration, and desktop publishing. I am highly organized and adept at meeting tight deadlines that are so common in the graphics industry. Please view my PORTFOLIO at www.behance.net/stephen_reich

    $30.00 /hr
    287 hours
    4.83
  8. Mena Bo

    Mena Bo

    Product Designer and Illustrator and sometimes translator

    United Kingdom - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 5

    I am a solution designer who was born in Mexico City but is currently based in UK. I have worked as design researcher, product designer and graphic designer. I have decided to work by my own in order to fulfill my professional interests and expand my career opportunities. I have a BA Degree in Industrial Design by UNAM University in Mexico and a Masters Degree in Product Design by CEU Cardenal Herrera in Spain. I am looking for design and illustration projects, and I am also open to make translations as I have a special love for languages.

    $27.78 /hr
    122 hours
    5.00
  9. Camila Ortega Mensah

    Camila Ortega Mensah

    Graphic Designer

    Argentina - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 15

    Graphic lover to the bones! Very proactive and ready to work as soon as possible on new projects! I'm a lover of photography, a detail observer 24/7 and loving my work! I enjoy taking new projects, and have been working freelance for over 3 years now. I am ready to bring solutions!

    $27.78 /hr
    73 hours
    4.65
  10. Teresa W.

    Teresa W.

    illustration + drawing + cartoon

    Poland - Last active: 12/23/2013 - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 53

    I am illustrator and graphic designer with 10 years of experience, rich professional background in design (Master's Degree in Architecture and Interiors, architectural offices in Holland and Poland) and love for what I do. Creating artwork in many mediums and digital techniques, I am open to cooperation on versatile fields and ready to work with you on unique style of illustration that suits your project. +Illustrations in traditional techniques like graphite, pen, ink, watercolor or gouache as well as digital techniques and vector illustrations in Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and CorelDraw +Experienced in book illustrations, children book illustrations, web illustrations, cartoons for print and digital use, character design, infographics. +I will work with you, following your specific requirements and feedback through the creative process form initial sketches to the final look to work out an singular style of illustration meeting your expectations +I am commited to maintain highest quality of illustration in the required time-frame as tight as it may be + Available for instant contact with client through oDesk workroom or Skype.

    $28.00 /hr
    12 hours
    5.00