ART DIRECTOR (More than a logo)
Last active: 23 days ago
Since 1998 working on graphic design developments supporting important brands. Honest, proactive, intuitive, teamworker, straightforward. I love to support and serve each client orienting them through the best way to achieve their goals and needs.
I am expert in developments of Corporate identity (Logos, identity manuals), Graphic Design applied to the printing & Web (brochures, flyers, websites), Packaging and labeling, Album/Books Cover design, Advertising Design, Communication Advisor, illustrador, Musician and writer (content manager).
Most of my projects are so hard to classify in a category, they are so complex and complete at the same time. They involves the concept realization, philosophy, art and design, as well as music production some times, contents ideas, visual architecture scene, company worker behaviors, sales and communication strategies, advertising campaigns, web and media developments, branding and all that the business needs. It is more than a logo design.
I have worked for clients in NORTH AMERICA, ASIA, EUROPE over the 6 years, inside my country since 1998. I have a great experience waiting to be shared with you.
WHY TO HIRE ME / WHAT A CLIENT SAYS:
SIMPLE STEPS TO HIRE ME:
1. AGREEMENT & BRIEFING
Contract and politics of negociation. Payment agreement and Preliminar briefing.
Master Source Files as PSD, FLA and others could be delivery to client for an extra charge. Normally i just deliver the final product for print or web (TIF, JPG, PNG), NOT the Master Source File. Copy rights to use/explode the arts (not intellectual) are transferred to the client.
2. ESCROW PAYMENT
First payment for 70% of total payment agreed. Client gives all the information necessary to work correctly. Work starts.
3. CREATIVE PROCESS
Design mockups and layouts based on briefing.
4. FEEDBACK & ADJUSTMENTS
Client checks the designs out, makes adjustments and i change these for final art layout (print or web). Changes are limited. Any further change/adjustment after the WORK DELIVERY has a cost.
5. WORK DELIVERY AND FINAL PAYMENT
Client gets satisfactory the final work and makes the final payment for 30% of amount agreed.
Read some of Client Reviews
"Ricardo was great to work with and knows his stuff from not only an aesthetically but also how to technical aspects of the programs are used which really comes in handy when native files need to passed back and forth. I would highly recommend Ricardo!" - Pat Pope (JohnnySue) / oDesk Client
"Ricardo was absolutely fantastic. YOU will not regret hiring him. He did outstanding work, was always available, did amazing work and was a joy to work with." - Fred A. (Vancouver, Canada) / oDesk
"Ricardo, You’re an awesome guy. I LOVE your ideas and the colours in your work. You’ve done an amazing work. You're doing spectacular man!" - Samir S. (Hamlyn Terrace, AUSTRALIA) / oDesk
"Ricardo, Big hug bro and thanks so much again. You have a very creative and imaginative mind. Good work! " - Samir S. (Australia) / oDesk