Find freelancers. Lose those costly delays.

With 1.7 million freelancers, we'll match you with the perfect talent.

or, Register with Elance »

Emily Sue Laird | Elance
 
176985602337900
Last Sign-in: Feb 24, 2015

Emily Sue Laird

Graphic Design, Illustration, Chalk Art
   United States
  |   Nashville, TN

Verified Freelancer

Emily Sue Laird's identity has been verified.  Learn More

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $33

I have worked in the arts, fashion, and film industries in Nashville since 2007.

I am an energetic, outgoing professional artist with over eight years experience working in design roles and leadership positions in Nashville, including art direction for web and television, visual merchandising and display, graphic design, photography, sculptural production, installation design and production, event planning, customer service, and sales.

Recently I have provided Art Direction on projects for The Kind Cake, Janet's Planet, The Mother Goose...

Read More »

Portfolio

Pre- and post-production including costuming, set & lighting design, photoshop, and...
Illustrated two-headed twin skeleton, pen & ink on paper
Pre- and post-production including costuming, set & lighting design, photoshop, and...
I painted this wintery chalk forest mural at West Elm in Nashville, Tennessee.
http://artistnashville.com
Created costuming, set design, and art direction for Mother Goose Club Playhouse, an...
http://artistnashville.com
Providing art direction and costuming for Lord Huron appearance on Janet's Planet, a...
http://artistnashville.com
Providing art direction and costuming for Lord Huron appearance on Janet's Planet, a...
http://artistnashville.com
Illustrated children's novel, provided graphics for web, mobile, and print media. Also...
http://artistnashville.com
I painted this chalky bathtub with whimsical bubbles on a wall at West Elm in...
http://artistnashville.com
Illustrated My Gnome on the Roam children's novel, provided graphics for web, mobile,...
http://artistnashville.com
Bongo Java East Menu Spring 2014
Chalk Art for Bongo Java East Fall Seasonal Latte Menu
Chalk art for Bongo Java East Seasonal Latte Menu
Chalk art menu for Bongo Java East seasonal lattes

Skills (10)

Tested
Fashion
Art Direction
Merchandising
Visual Merchandising
Retail
Fine Art
Photoshop
Styling
Illustrator
Sculpture

Employment

Bang Candy Company
Director of Sales & Marketing
2014 - Present
Responsible for wholesale orders, marketing, social media, and candy slingin'. Includes creation of videos, photography, and graphics for web, as well as operating the Cocovan, our mobile candy shop.
PopCause
Art Director
2014 - Present
I oversee art direction, props, art department crew, and art budget for video, television, and web content. Projects include work for The Kind Cake, Janet's Planet, Lorn Huron, Native Magazine,...
West Elm
Visual Merchandising Coordinator
2012 - 2014
Oversee daily visual merchandising, review market analysis and respond accordingly in store, design installations to elevate moments and tell an inspirational story to the customer, lead installs...
Clothing Xchange
Assistant Store Manager, Visual Merchant
2010 - 2011
Assistant Store Manager: oversee store operations, conduct market and inventory analysis, research current trends and review sales to determine inventory needs, manage sales team, provide...
Herb Williams Studio
Studio Technician
2009 - 2010
Assist in all manner of large and small sculptural projects, including: conceptual design, research, painting, carpentry, additive and subtractive industrial sculpting, color selection, stencil...
The Rymer Gallery
Assistant Director
2009 - 2009
Drive sales through clienteling, social media (www.therymergallery.com, facebook), event planning, gallery rentals, and graphic proposals for major clients. Assist with fine art installation and...

Education

Watkins College of Art Design & Film
Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA), Cum Laude
-
Overview  |  Job History  |  Portfolio  |  Resume/C.V.

Keywords

My Snapshot
All Categories
Elance Level
Level represents activity and experience on Elance. Freelancers start at Level 1 and achieve higher levels through their work. A higher "Level" indicates greater earnings, ratings and other achievements on Elance. Learn More »
  • 12 months
  • Lifetime
Jobs
0
0
0
Total
Milestones
Hours
Reviews
Recommend
Clients
Total
Repeat
Earnings
Total
Per Client
Identity
Username
EmilySueLaird
Type
Individual
Member Since
November 2014
Elance URL
Verifications
0
Emily Sue Laird | Elance

Emily Sue Laird