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Chantelle Basson | Elance
Last Sign-in: Aug 25, 2016

Chantelle Basson

Illustrator specializing in Character Concept
   South Africa
  |   Secunda, Mpumalanga
  |  10:43 am Local Time


Minimum Hourly Rate $20
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I have successfully completed my BA Degree in Visual Communication Design Studies at The Open Window in 2010. Majoring in 3D Animation and in Illustration and I have more than 7 years of illustration experience.

I'm comfortable with doing Graphic Design projects however I'm more passionate about Character Concept, and creating characters through the various mediums like 3D and Adobe Applications. I try to use and combine various mediums from traditional, 3D modelling to digital to try and find combinations that would make the outcome of the...

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Feb 9, 2012|Illustration|$75|Completed
Sep 29, 2011|Graphic Design|$75|Completed

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An Original fantasy based whale character inspired by the Baroque art movement, this...
An illustration that depicts my personal interpretation of everything that I believe in...
Illustrations of my own created alien specie. The concept behind this specie is taking...
My interpretation of a swamp inhabiting dragon. I rather enjoy giving my dragons a...
1st Place Winner. Stamps are available at Post Offices and are the first stamps to be...
My first card I've created for the Community card game; The Spoils. This is inspired by...
A personal Project: Im enthusiastic about character and creature concept development...
This was the first step of my Adomant 3D bust model Project, this illustration depicts...
Line and rendered images of the front and side of Adomants head as reference for the...
Adomant is an original character, and was the inspiration behind this personal project...
Another page from the Identification Document projects: The topic was 'Obsession' and...
Balloon was my 3rd Year 3D Animation Major Project. The project took us through the...
Renders of Evey the main protagonist in my short film, doing a turnaround walk cycle to...
For this project we needed to create a corporate Identity for either a real or...
ZIYASHA business card that fuction as a photoframe and a Brochure that functions as a...
This was a second year project where we were tasked with creating a poster that would...
Vectorbased Titles that can be found in my 2011 portfolio. Each section, Animation,...
This was a 3rd year 1st semester project where we had to create a document booklet...
Another page from the Identification Book Project, this theme was Fear. Since I have a...
Our goal for this project was to create a character based on a mythical being, but...

Skills (7)

Adobe Photoshop CS5
Adobe Illustrator CS5
Autodesk Soft Image 2011
Autodesk Mudbox 2011
Autodesk Maya 2011
Adobe Indesign CS5
Adobe Premiere Pro CS5

Service Description

I take pride in the work that I produce and will spend considerable time on a project to ensure that I achieve the best results according to my clients desires. My work is after all a reflection of myself and my skills so producing something that is second-rate will just not be allowed.

I do enjoy working with various mediums, techniques and programs, and combining them to get more interesting and dynamic result. Im trained in incorporating 3D models into illustrations and vice versa.

I have a working Knowledge of:

Character Concept
3d Animation/character modelling
Vector Art
Traditional Medium: Markers, Gouache Paint, Acrylic, Colour Pencil,
Charcoal&Conte, Pastel, Liquid Ink

I'm always open minded to learning something new or try a different style or technique.

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The Spoils by Tenacious Games
Card Artist
2011 - Present
Illustration of playing cards
Black Ice Digital
2011 - 2011
Tasks: Character Rigging 3D Modelling Animation
Firefly Animation Studio
Freelance Illustrator
2010 - 2010
Character Concept and Illustration


The Open Window: School of Visual Communication
BA Visual Communication Design
2006 - 2010
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3D Modelling
Children Books
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Member Since
September 2011
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