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Bola Onayemi | Elance
 
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Bola Onayemi

Graphic Designer and Illustrator
   United States
  |   Montgomery Village, MD

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $17

I draw, sketch storyboards, paint, design fliers; create posters, cards and logos, and illustrate children's books. I graduated from the University of MD, Baltimore County (UMBC) in 2003. My Bachelor of Art degree is in Sociology. While obtaining my degree, I took art courses both at UMBC and at the Art Institute of Philadelphia in Rosslyn, VA. I have been providing independent artwork to clients for over 10 years, and I continue to take on new artistic projects on a regular basis. I also enjoy acting, and perform on stage and in video...

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Portfolio

- Drew portrait using color pencil, ink pen, and acrylic white paint. - Sketched image...
- Sketched image in pencil and ink, then added color with color pencil. - Completed in...
- Sketched image in pencil and ink, then added color with color pencil. - Completed in...
- Drew portrait using color pencil, ink pen, and black marker. - Sketched image in...
http://www.mugglenet.com/gallery/displayimage.php?album=2236&pos=107
- Acrylic paint on paper. - Recreated Monet's impressionistic painting ("Madame...
- Indian ink on canvas. - Indian ink is applied repeatedly to the canvas to darken the...
- Still life in charcoal and vine charcoal. - Darkened the tone from the left to the...
- Pencil and ink sketch of Winnie the Pooh - 2 hours to complete.
- China Marker on paper; based on photograph from a Time magazine article about the...
- Colored pencil on sketch paper. - 8 hours to complete.
- Created 'X' logo using Adobe Illustrator - Sketched image in pencil then scanned to...
http://www.wernextgeneration.org/
- Created using Adobe Illustrator and Microsoft Word - Incorporated 'X' symbol into...
http://www.wernextgeneration.org/
- Created logo using Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop - Sketched image in pencil...
http://prdrsvcs.com/contactus.html
- Created animated logo using Microsoft PowerPoint
- Created 'X' logo using Adobe Illustrator - 'X' shape is derived from an Infinity symbol
http://www.wernextgeneration.org/
- Created using Adobe Illustrator and Microsoft Word - Incorporated 'X' symbol into...
http://www.wernextgeneration.org/
- Sketched image in marker and modified using Adobe Photoshop - Image used to...
- Composite photo created with Adobe Photoshop - Lighting on jeans looked similar to a...
- Color pencil, ink pen - Character from 'Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time' - Added...
- Color pencil, ink pen, and marker on paper - Used 3''x5'' photograph as a source for...
- Color pencil and ink on paper - Colored over a photocopy of a sketch so graphite and...
- Pencil and black marker on paper. - Black marker used to outline the shading on Bruce...
- "A Candid Campus: Pre-Exam Day" - Sketched with pencil, ink and marker on...
- Sketched in pencil and ink pen, edited in Adobe Photoshop - Sketched characters for a...
- Black watercolor marker and ball-point pen. - Used small textbook illustration to...

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Adobe Photoshop
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Adobe Illustrator
Microsoft PowerPoint
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Service Description

I do portraits and landscape art using various materials including Indian ink, color pencil, charcoal, and acrylic paint.
I design logos and posters, flyers, and brochures.
I can help create Power Point presentations.
I illustrate children's books, design book covers and music album covers, and can help storyboard or conceptualize ideas.
I do voice work, voice narration, and act both on stage and on film.

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Employment

Self-Employed
Freelance Graphic Designer, Illustrator
2004 - Present
- Complete portrait and landscape art using various materials including Indian ink, color pencil, charcoal, and acrylic paint. - Design logos and posters for small businesses and non-profit...
Cre8tion LLC
Graphic Designer/Animator
2002 - 2004
- Produced logos, posters, portraits, and storyboards for clients of Cre8tion. - Developed logo animation for Cre8tion using Adobe Photoshop and Macromedia Flash.
The Retriever Weekly
Cartoonist
1998 - 2001
- Developed weekly comic strip (entitled “A Candid Campus”) for the Retriever Weekly newspaper at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.

Education

The Art Institute of Philadelphia
Ongoing
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University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Bachelor of Arts - Sociology
- 2003
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illustration
logo
voice
sketching
painting
portrait
art
business
acting
administrative
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