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Joshua Kingery - Freelance Comic Art, Fantasy Art, Animation, Drawing, & Sci Fi Art
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3.9
8 Skills
$20
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I am an artist, born and raised in small town Iowa. Not much to do around here so I grew up drawing, painting, and doing anything else artistic to pass the time. Eventually I moved on and went to college at the Art Institute of Colorado and got my bachelors degree in Media arts and Animation. My strengths lie in Drawing, Inking, Photoshop, fantasy/Sci-fi work. But I can draw and design about...
Des Moines, Iowa, United States
Dana Leman - Freelance Book Illustration & Political Cartooning
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2 Skills
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Des Moines, Iowa, United States

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Jenny - Freelance Fashion Illustration & Illustration
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To whom I may concern my name is Jenny. I am a student who is studying Bachelor of Design majoring in Fashion at Massey University. I am a patient hard working and outgoing person who can work under pressure, and quickly pick up skills as different positions require. I am willingly to take care of other people, work well in a team and I can also work independently. During university semesters I can work up to 20 hours, can be flexible, and I can take on full time position in any holidays and vacations. I would love take on a part time ongoing position, and I am able to work during Christmas. Community volunteer: Peer reading (2013) I helped a 13 years old junior student who had problem to read, and to guide them in life decisions. With these responsibilities I learned how to gain trust and communicate to a younger partner. Also being a model for teenager and teach them how to solve problems from their prospective. SOHS ART Week organization (2013 one off) Help organized an art event in coalition with the art, music, and drama departments in South Otago High School. I learned how to take on leaderships based on my professional skills and knowledge at the same time to follow the instructions from other leaders. SOHS Environment Group (2013) This volunteer job was to help recycle rubbish and to remind people of the importance of keeping the environment clean in a small community. This meant in organizing events. I learnt quickly to adapt a different working environment and working style. With the role I asked, I learnt to take opinions and suggestions from other people and turn them into ideas. Exchange student guide/volunteer (2013 part time) Show the exchange students from other countries around, and take them to local student’s classes, to experience New Zealand’s lifestyle. From this job I learned to work and communicate with people from a different culture and country, basic hospitality skills and tourism skills. Stage Challenge leader (2013 one off) This job was being a leader of a part of the stage challenge show of South Otago High school. I learned to gain leadership and work under pressure also skills to chore small-scale group performance/dance. Wellington Lux Festival (2015) In this volunteer job I had a position for doing face painting with little kids and helped out a workshop event also making candyfloss. It has been amazing by not only seen all the lighting designs from artists and communities, but also been amazing helping and making it better as a volunteer. Fashion related Volunteering: Wellington Good Faith Spring Summer 2014/15 Fashion showcase (Sofia Aroha 2014) This is a one off job for NZ designer Sofia Aroha`s fashion showcase. I worked as a backstage dresser/assistance. I helped out for dressing the models, organizing backstage setting, matching /fix and finishing touch part of the garments and shoes. As well as greeting customers and selling garments. I learned to gain leadership from working in a stressful and time limited situation with people that I have never worked before, and worked this job with passion and professional quality. CLARK DEAN Studio|DEAD COLLEGE BOYS|2015 summer collection (2015 casual) This is a casual job for a formal Massey graduates Clark Dean man`s wear clothing line. I worked as a intern assistance which I helped out for a few of his garments as a cutter/pressing jobs and the collection photo shoot. I have lifted up my skills of cutting garments layering pattern and gain better understanding of zero wasted fabric layering. Finding solutions fast when the condition changes. SHOW Wellington fashion & interior textile design collaboration|Zambesi 35 years (2015 May) This a volunteer position organized by SHOW Wellington 2015. I worked as a backstage dresser/ assistance with a team of volunteers from Massey University and NZ fashion polytechnic. It was a first time fashion collaboration event with fashion brands such as Trelise Cooper, HMS, Ziggurat, ManDatory etc. and with the final main show of Zambesi 35 years collection. I have gained more communication skills while helping with customers. I have a better understanding of the processes the set up and the organisation for back stage in a big event. Hospitality: Greenery Cafe door stand waitress (2013 February /part time) I worked as a door stand waitress in a formal western restaurant. From this job I learned how to wait customers when they first come into the restaurant and seat them, also basic greeting and etiquette for formal restaurant. Customer service: Wellington city new world /customer service assistance (2014 September to April) In this job I mainly worked at the checkout as a cashier, I also assisted and helped out customers with general requirements. I was also given permission to sale restrictive items to customers that is reached legal age. In the position I learned to be patient with people and do not panic when there is a difficult situation. I learned how to use the right manner attitude and language also knowledge about food packaging to satisfied consumers. Background information: I have a multi culture background, moved to New Zealand 5 years ago, then decide to study fashion design at Massey University Wellington in 2014. Before my two years of university studies I was trained in an outside school art school for a long period of time and have experienced wide range of art making, such as jewellery making, hard/soft material crafting, pottery, painting (acrylic, watercolour, gouache, traditional Chinese painting), drawing. I also enjoy playing piano and I have played piano in many formal occasions and opening events before. I speak 4 languages including fluent English, Chinese-Mandarin and Chinese-Cantonese. I can understand but only speak a little bit of Japanese. Computer skills: MS Excel MS Word Photoshop PowerPoint Illustrator Indesign After Effects Languages: Chinese-Cantonese Chinese-Mandarin English Japanese Achievements: South Otago High School Senior Prize giving classical solo piano performance 2013 South Otago High School International student of the year (trophy) 2013 South Otago High School Best art work of the year (trophy) 2013 South Otago High School R. Jaansen Scholarship Art (certificate, scholarship) 2013 South Otago High School Certificate of Community service -- Peer reading 2013 NCEA Art endorsement with excellence Level 2, 3 NCEA over all Merit endorsement 2013 N.Z. Modern School of Music Assn Classical Piano Own Choice – Open (3rd place certificate) September 2013 N.Z. Modern School of Music Assn Piano Duet Test – Open (4th place certificate) September 2013 Reference: Dean of International Students, Mr. John Douglas: jdouglas@sohs.school.nz Mrs. Jo Jory: jjory@sohs.school.nz Mr. John Sibley: jsibley@sohs.school.nz Namali Sura, check out customer service manager (Wellington city new world) namalisura@yahoo.com Cherie Wu, Massey Wellington Team Leader International Student Support +64 4 801 5799 ext 63622 c.j.wu@massey.ac.nz Holly McQuillan, Senior lecturer, Nga Pae Mahutonga - The School of Design +64 (0)4 801 5799 ext 63653 h.l.mcquillan@massey.ac.nz Nina Weaver, Senior tutor, Nga Pae Mahutonga - The School of Design +64 (0)4 801 5799 ext 63649 n.m.weaver@massey.ac.nz Debbie Fish Volunteer Co-ordinator LUX Light Festival t. 027 240 2990 /e. debbie@lux.org.nz For further reference please contact If the position is available please do not hesitate to contact me Thank you :) Kind regards
Papakura, Auckland, New Zealand
Johnny Guzman - Freelance Graphic Design & Banner Design
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5.0
2 Skills
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Objective Seeking a graphic design position utilizing the technical, organizational, and interpersonal skills gained during my experience as a graphic and production designer. Work Experience INDEPENDENT GRAPHIC DESIGNER, contract work October 2009 to Current • Created multiple projects with MRI under contract and several additional businesses. • Acquired the knowledge of food photography for the restaurant industry as well as Dreamweaver and Flash for website design. SENIOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER, Mexican Restaurants Inc. April 2003 to October 2009 • Solely in charge of print collateral for each of the seven restaurant chains, Casa Olé (Corporate, Beaumont area, Franchisee) Monterey’s Little Mexico, Monterey’s Tex Mex, Tortuga Tex Mex, Crazy Jose’s, Mission Burrito, and La Señorita. • Worked closely with each of our marketing representatives, director of operations and franchisee’s per concepts. • Designed menus, banners, table tents, brochures, billboards, web graphics, Christmas cards, coupons, danglers, ads, ect. • Maintained multiple projects, 70+, while meeting deadlines in a timely manner. • Completed all projects from beginning to end, occasionally completing few outside agency artwork. • Numerous hot jobs that were accomplished within minutes/hours of entreaty. • Requested bids from our selection of printers, negotiated costs, sent out all material once job was awarded, and approved final proofs. • Enhanced professional and several amateur food photography to promote our brand. • Illustrated numerous art pieces by hand and digitally reproduced them. • Privilege of raising my two kids, now 9 & 8yrs., over 8 years at home while working for MRI. Multitask, no problem! HEAD PRODUCTION ARTIST, Royal Window Coverings June 2002 to December 2002 • In charge of layout for price books, catalogs, instructional sheets, ads, and other affiliated production artwork. • Designed logos, Power Point backdrops, posters, catalog covers, and banners. • Worked on countless photo touch ups for catalogs and portfolio books. • Accomplished numerous intense deadlines resulting in late nights, weekends, and several 24 hour shifts. ART DIRECTOR / GRAPHIC DESIGNER, Zeus Development Corporation April 2000 to December 2001 • Designed brochures, show guides, magazine covers, direct mailers, ads, binder covers, banners, billboards, newsletters, admission tickets, and other related artwork and marketing collateral for Zeus publications, directories, CDs, conferences trade conventions, web graphics, and other products. • Performed under tight deadline pressures, often in 24-hour shifts to ensure the art department, editors, production staff, printers, and mail houses met stringent shipment deadlines. • Worked closely with the director of marketing to set the style and color themes for specific campaigns to promote attention to Zeus products. • Set a company record for completing the World LNG/GTL Review for shipment in time for the World LNG Conference in Seoul, Korea. • Compiled a graphics library to contain stock technical art images and photos for future production. Gained a high level of proficiency in Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, QuarkXPress, and Adobe Acrobat. • Liaised with printers to ensure print quality and schedules were met or exceeded. PRODUCTION / GRAPHIC DESIGNER, Gulf Publishing Company July 1998 to February 2000 • Designed and produced book covers, scanned, recreated/illustrated figures, photos, diagrams and maps for publication. • Sized and cropped photos for publication, laid out color sections, corrected artwork after layout had been proofread and at various stages of book production. • Miscellaneous jobs for catalog production. GRAPHIC DESIGNER, Tes Americas, Inc. March 1997 to April 1998 • Redesigned and revamped scanned illustrations to digital graphics. • Modified and enhance photo images to insure print quality. • Edited and proofread illustrations, e-mailed clients and answered phone calls. Software QuarkXPress, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Flash, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe InDesign, Aldus Freehand, MS PowerPoint, MS Word, MS Excel, Image Assistance, Dropstuff, Stuffit Expander, Transverter Pro, Mac OS, and AS400. Education THE ART INSTITUTE of HOUSTON, Visual Communications / Graphic Design
Houston, Texas, United States
Samantha King - Freelance Magazine Design & Print Ad Design
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4.0
2 Skills
$35
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I am currently an art director for 3 trade magazines, but also have a strong background in the creation of marketing materials as well as many other miscellaneous projects over the years. I have a wide range of expertise to offer. I take pride in the quality of my work and my quick turn around time. My expertise is primarily print design: brochures, company reports, case studies, magazine ads, whitepapers and magazine layout/design. For online graphics, my skillset includes: ebooks (downloadable pdfs), banner ads, facebook ads, etc. I would be offering my experience and skills to any freelance job along with a strong passion for the job and a good eye for detail, color, form and layout.
Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Svetlana Soldatova - Freelance Illustration & Animal Illustration
107
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3.0
2 Skills
$25
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I am self-motivated and enthusiastic with an innovative flair for Illustration. My overseas experience involved working as Poster Artist with Musical Theatre, a Book Illustrator of Children Literature and Illustrator of "Kiev" Magazine. At present I am working as Illustrator at "Wild Planet” T-shirt company (Sydney). Also I have an experience as Designer (I worked at the Catholic Education Office (Parramatta) and at Macquarie University as Publication Designer). Notable current achievement includes the display of my creative works at various Art Galleries of Sydney. Ph: 041 4303161 Email: svety001@yahoo.com RESUME PERSONAL QUALIFICATIONS: 1997-1999 Sydney Institute of Technology Design Centre. Advanced Diploma of Graphic Design. Subjects included: Visual Identity, Packaging Design, Color for Graphic Design, Design and Culture, Drawing for Graphic Design, Photo Imaging, Design Concept Development, Typographic Design, 3D Design and Construction, Applied Design Processes. Computer Graphic Skills included: Illustrator, Photoshop, Quark and others. 1978-1981 Kiev State Art College. Artist Certification (Units studied fully covering the curriculum of the Academy of Arts of Ukraine) Subjects included: Drawing, Painting, Composition, Prints and Fundamentals of Design, Sculpture, History of Art, Plastic Anatomy. CAREER SUMMARY: 2007 – Wild Planet Australia T-shirts company Illustrator. http://www.wildplanet.com.au/wild.php 2001 – 2005 Catholic Education Office, Parramatta. Publication Designer. All graphic and illustrating production for the Catholic Education Office 2000 International Office of Macquarie University, Sydney Graphic Designer/Illustrator All graphic and illustrating production for the International Office 1982-1995 Kiev Association of Monumental & Decorative Arts Graphic Designer/Illustrator Produced promotional posters, illustrations, mural projects and graphic design 1985-1991 Kiev State Musical Theatre Poster Artist Produced promotional posters and program illustrations 1987-1990 "Kiev" Magazine Illustrator 1981-1984 "Veselka" Publishing House (Children Literature), Kiev Book Illustrator
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Walter Muller - Freelance Book Writing & Blog Writing
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3.0
2 Skills
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My name is Walter Muller a 53 year old blog writer, also a part time author, who have self published three books, research related. To verify my blog you can visit it here; http://letterdash.com/walmul I place one or two articles per week on the blog. I am also experienced to an extent in the building and manufacturing industries, that expertise will be helpful in the writing industry, in as far as articles is needed regarding investigative research into those fields. I do have experience in other fields which will always come in handy depending on the Job requests. I trust that I have placed enough information here to assist in determining whether or not to make use of my services. Kind regards Walter Muller.
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Debra Soucy - Freelance T-Shirt Design & Copywriting
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I am the owner and graphic artist for Ink My T Shirt & PdX Graphics I create, color seperate and can print you seperated colors on screens and mail. I only use Adobe photoshop and illustrator for all my graphic and vector art work. I have created arts for sports, gothic, school mascots, and for bands.
Strong, Maine, United States
Jamisha Marshall - Freelance Animation & CD Design
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3.5
2 Skills
$35
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i love drawing i have been drawing since i can remember from elementary. my drawing skills have improved much better. i also craft in making shirt logos and other cool things on shirts. i love painting as well my painting vision has improved lots. this is my dream always has been and for me to finally find a sight where you guys love to have drawers im amazed. i couldnt ask for a better job this would be a dream come true. my prayers have been fullfilled and im super ecstatic to work with you. please bless me with these spectacular opportunity
Muskogee, Oklahoma, United States
Arvidson - Freelance Illustration & Children's Book Illustration
471
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5.0
2 Skills
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Experience: 2005-2014 Tracey Taylor Arvidson Keller, Virginia Business Owner Children's Book Illustrator 2008 Bayside Artists Co-op Chincoteague Island, Virginia Artist Fine art. 2006-2011 The Brush Stroke Chincoteague Island, Virginia Business Owner Managed and owned a paint-your-own-pottery studio. We also offered art lessons for all ages. 2001-2005 JoStudio Chincoteague Island, Virginia Business Owner Freelance Artist. 2000 Virginia Wildlife Magazine Richmond, Virginia Resident Illustrator Freelance Illustrator for requested subject matter. Education: 1994-2000 Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond, Virginia B.F.A. Communication Arts and Design Illustration Museums: Chrysler Museum Norfolk, Virginia Holocaust Museum Washington, D.C. The Ward Museum Salisbury, MD The Peabody Museum Massachusetts Memberships: 2000 Virginia Commonwealth University's Illustration Club, Vice President 2002 Arts Council of the Eastern Shore, Board of Directors 2005-present Christ United Methodist Church, Board of Directors 2007-present Eastern Shore Art League 2014 Society of Children's Books Writers and Illustrators Awards: Eastern Shore Art League Members Show, First Place 2011-2014 Ducks Unlimited Artist of the Year, 1997, 2011 International Migratory Bird Festival Logo Competition, 2011 Jerry's Artarama Pastel Competition, 2013 Publications: The Virginia Wildlife Magazine, 2000 Peach on the Beach, 2005 God's Favorite Tree, 2012 I Already Am, 2013 A Frog Named Flop Who Just Couldn't Hop, 2013 I Don't Want to Go to Kindergarten … I'll Miss You Too Much, 2014
Eastern Shore, Virginia, United States