Freelance Illustrator Resume Samples

A Freelance Illustrator is commissioned to produce still drawings that are used in books, magazines, packaging, newspaper, greeting cards, and advertisements on a freelance basis. The Freelance Illustrator Resume describes the following duties and tasks – liaising with clients, editors and designers; negotiating contracts; undertaking relevant research and generating ideas; drawing rough sketches, producing final illustrations; using various colors, graphics and effects to get better visual effect; applying isometric techniques to enhance perspective to complex shapes, and formatting images using computer-aided software.

To gain business successfully, the job resumes should contain the following highlighting qualifications – a demonstrable portfolio of completed illustrations; solid knowledge of image editing and digital sketching software; drawing skills; strong aesthetic and conceptual skills, and hands-on experience with computer-aided software. A degree in Design, visual arts is the common education needed for this position.

Freelance Illustrator Resume example

Freelance Illustrator Resume

Summary : Worked with a wide variety of clients within this time, re-branding top of the chart artists.

Skills : Designer, Drawing, Photoshop, Illustrator.

Description :

    1. Reached out to clients, find solutions for rebranding or creating a solution for anything they need, from wall art, logo, brochure designs, etc.
    2. Created and finished artwork for multiple artists such as Robing Thicke, Luke Shay, etc.
    3. Helped multiple caster rebrand themselves and find multiple solutions for their chat emotes.
    4. Helped connect with the client's needs and wants.
    5. Opened minded to different styles with an understanding of what is currently popular and what colors are "hip" to use.
    6. Illustrated and colored fundamentals going hand in hand with knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator and Sketchbook pro.
    7. Added to the visual aesthetic of printed matter.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Graphic Design


Freelance Illustrator III Resume

Summary : Freelance Illustrators build their client base project by project, expanding their portfolio while staying on top of the latest tools and technology and mixing both.

Skills : Adobe Design, Photoshop.

Description :

    1. Published in a variety of different media and have worked for a wide collection of companies.
    2. Worked under deadline developed designs to meet customer needs through consultation with leadership.
    3. Crafted required materials, shipped materials, and confirmed customer satisfaction.
    4. Black and white publication credited include interior pieces for Peregrine Press, Battlefield Press.
    5. Designed for Microsoft's Mobile Applications Research department, Code Cannon programming, and Area compound bows.
    6. Concept art for the MMO Planeshift by Atomic Blue -User interface design for the yet to be released online game Shattered Ages.
    7.  Learned other programs needed and study multiple styles to have more of an understanding of a client's needs.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BA


Sr. Freelance Illustrator Resume

Summary : Professional illustrator seeking meaningful employment within the Chicago area. Looking for an employee-driven company that desires to utilize highly developed and varied creative skill.

Skills : Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash.

Description :

    1. Responsible for created illustrations for various clients in multiple mediums, from conceptual designs to the final product.
    2. Created a final product that fits clients' expectations, maintains contact through the initial stages of production.
    3. Worked on the final stages of the project until it is ready to be presented.
    4. Worked on projects including portraits, t-shirt, and tattoo designs, as well as images for web designs.
    5. Returned for more commissions and have referred to other clients as well.
    6. Worked using Photoshop and Illustrator but have also worked in programs such as inDesign, After Effects and Flash.
    7. Ordered to produce work that fits client expectations, it is important to know what it is they are looking for before starting.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Freelance Illustrator II Resume

Headline : Illustrators are commissioned to produce still drawings for use in advertisements, books, magazines, packaging, greetings cards and newspapers.

Skills : Drawing, Painting, Typography, Graphic Design.

Description :

    1. Created Illustrations in various styles, including own naturally developed style, for client-based assignments.
    2. Drew and painted editorial conceptual illustrations meant to help deliver a message alongside written articles.
    3. Illustrated also has the objective of being used to entice a reader.
    4. Designed used to add visual appeal to packaging as well as for t-shirt designs, album covers, and promotional posters/event posters.
    5. Painted using Adobe Creative Cloud software.
    6. Painted with physical materials with specialization in graphite and acrylic paint.
    7. Traditional methods of printmaking such as Silkscreen, Lithography, Intaglio.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BFA

Freelance Illustrator/Executive Resume

Headline : Graphic designers do the designing, but often illustrators are called upon for drawing, paintings, and more.

Skills : Illustration, Graphic Design, Copy Writing.

Description :

    1. Advertised illustration, logo design Accomplishments Integrated client requirements into creative graphic solutions.
    2. Designed for a client got such a good response when running in a trade publication that the full-color full-page ad on the opposite page got zero response.
    3. Opened a new factory and hired new employees. Skills Used Concept sketches.
    4. Finished illustration, logo concepts and finished designs.
    5. Brushed and painted or whatever hand-applied medium is required.
    6. Checked out samples of work at in wonder.
    7. Created by hand but can scan and deliver work electronically.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Fine Art

Freelance Illustrator/Analyst Resume

Headline : Illustrators are self-employed, running their own studios or working from home. They are normally commissioned directly or via an agent to produce drawings for newspapers, magazines, books.

Skills : Graphic Design, Illustration, Photoshop.

Description :

    1. Illustrate individual characters and concepts, logos, web banners, and social media icons for the general public.
    2. Created concept art for the actor/screenwriter Eric Erickson.
    3. Created logos and mascots for international companies KnightBishop&Queen and Drink Docker.
    4. Created the cover art and all of the character illustrations for an RPG game by StoryWeaver Games.
    5. Illustrated characters ranging from fantasy creatures to everyday people.
    6. Able to accurately portray, expertly sketch, ink, and color a character from an online description in a timely manner.
    7. Correctly used reference images to execute accurate anatomy and realism, even for fantasy characters, by compiling real-world examples of specific features.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA

Lead Freelance Illustrator Resume

Summary : Organized and charismatic freelance artist with experience in customer service. Energetically self-motivated employee with attention to detail. Recognized by co-workers for problem solving skills.

Skills : Graphic Designer, Illustrator, Library Volunteer.

Description :

    1. Experienced working with versatile teams on projects from storyboards to character concepts.
    2. Ranged from mural painting to creating a clean vector illustration.
    3. Collaborated with videographers on animations to writers crafting a role-playing game.
    4. Concerted with Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop and Adobe After Effects.
    5. Worked in watercolor and acrylics. Have the skills and artistic talent to take your vision from hazy to a beautifully finished piece.
    6. Cleared in communication when working remotely with clients.
    7. Excelled when brought in during crunch time and never miss a deadline on projects.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Fine Art

Asst. Freelance Illustrator Resume

Objective : Graphic designers work on the bigger picture, page layout, illustrators do more drawing,

Skills : Photoshop, Illustrator, Painting.

Description :

    1. Work created digitally utilizing Adobe's Creative Cloud Software Suite.
    2. Drafted ideas did early give suitable options for each project with a diverse range of styles from cartoony to realistic.
    3. Published children's book artists. Skills Used Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Drawing, Painting, Vector Art, Traditional Media.
    4. Managed visual and written aspects of various corporate advertising projects.
    5. Sketched, hand-lettered, photoshoots, use of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator, Quark X-Press.
    6. Managed visual and written aspects of various corporate advertising projects.
    7. Cliented relations, multi-media coordination, pre-press, press runs, 
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Fine Arts

Freelance Illustrator/Co-ordinator Resume

Headline : Professional Illustrative experience for children's books and magazines, greeting cards, nature and animal illustration for zoos and botanical exhibits.

Skills : Graphic Design, Animation, Music Production.

Description :

    1. Delivered of high quality illustrations within tight deadlines in a fast turnaround environment.
    2. Featured in Magazine Blog Entry, Jason Scalfano's Dark Distortions.
    3. Displayed in a solo exhibition at Le Snoot Gallery in Savannah, GA.
    4. Customed illustrations made for various clients.
    5. Adapted to provided style guides, working with both raster and vector-based files.
    6. Quick turnaround for each project, deadlines met well ahead of time.
    7. Cliented are always given more than they ask for and communicated clearly and concisely.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BFA

Freelance Illustrator Resume

Summary : Illustrators may be employed by design consultancies, advertising agencies or publishers.

Skills : In Design, Photo Shop, Illustrator.

Description :

    1. Negotiated with clients, also creating estimates and invoices.
    2. Provided thumbnails and design sketches to help step clients through the process.
    3. Created illustrations plus any additional edits the client might need.
    4. Medical Illustrated for Lutronic in Freemont California.
    5. Booked illustrations and covers for NSHipster programming books.
    6. Website layouted and designed for Marshall Gordon photography.
    7. Logo conceived and designed for various clients.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelors In Fine Art