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DesignsbyVidya

Freelance Children's Book Illustrator, Storyboarder, & More

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Illustration and cover design from 'My Mom Hugs Trees'.
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Inspired from my African memories.
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Illustration from'Mbutus's Mangos', written by Zaccai Free
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An image from a children's book I illustrated called 'Pick Me!'
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Wedding invitation card with the bride and groom dressed up as superheroes.
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Poster made for child's room, with portrait illustration.
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Book cover for 'Pick Me!', written by Silke Sookraj
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Image from 'My Mom Stands On Her Head', written by Robyn Ringgold
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Scene of Martin Luther King's speech from the upcoming children's book, 'The Adventures of Grandma V'.
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Portrait commissioned to be gifted.
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Children's Book Illustration
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About Me:
Freelance children's book illustrator and designer with over 11 years experience on a broad range of design projects. Some of the books I've illustrated are 'My Mom Hugs Trees', 'My Mom eats Tofu', 'My Mom Stands On Her Head' and 'Catching Sunrays' (written by Robyn Ringgold).

Skills: Corel Painter 12, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, MS Office

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Solar Publishing: (March 2006-Present)

• Illustrate and design children’s books, CD covers and marketing collateral
Gather requirements from authors and artists, conduct research and prepare proposals
Oversee projects from conception to completion
Develop production schedules to ensure work is prioritized and completed in a timely manner
Consult on strategy and company direction
Provide sales...
Location
Alexandria, Virginia, United States