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Laurie Barrows | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 22, 2015

Laurie Barrows

Fine Art & Fun Art(tm) for Kids of All Ages
   United States
  |  4:17 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $20


MISSION STATEMENT: "Making the world a happier place, one smile at a time."



I do what I love and love what I do. My passion is bringing client’s visions of their book to life. I have over 29 years experience as a freelance children's illustrator, and over 170 books to my credit. Let me help bring your vision of your book to life.

"Artist Laurie Barrows brings her positive approach to life in the art. Her work sparkles with playfulness. Her sense of fun shines through. Individuals and businesses looking for illustrations with a fun,...

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Mar 25, 2015|Illustration|Private|Completed
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Mar 16, 2015|Illustration|Private|Completed
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Portfolio

Pen & Ink, Watercolor & Graphite illustration for A Day With Mimi
Pen & Ink with Colored Pencil illustration for Bear Claws, Snails, & Shooting...
Pen & Ink with Colored Pencil illustration for "Are You talking About an...
3'x6' watercolor with pen and ink mural for children in crisis
watercolor with pen and ink children's book illustration
watercolor with pen and ink children's book illustration
watercolor with pen and ink children's book illustration
watercolor with pen and ink children's book illustration
watercolor with pen and ink children's book illustration
watercolor children's book illustration
Watercolor with pen and ink illustration
colored pencil portrait
watercolor with pen and ink illustration
watercolor with pen and ink illustration, logo for Caitlin's Garden(tm) of the Laurie...
watercolor with pen and ink children's book inllustrations and cover
watercolor with pen and ink illustration

Skills (15)

Tested
Children's Book Illustration & Design
Watercolor
Graphite
Paint Shop Pro
Colored Pencil
Children's Book Cover Design
Picture Books
Cartooning
Character Design
Drawing
Illustration
Business Card Design
Adobe Dreamweaver CS5
Panit Shop Pro Acrobat Photoshop PagePlus Pro
Microsoft Publisher

Service Description

I do what I love and lover what I do. I have over 29 years experience as a freelance childrens' book illustrator, and over 170 books to my credit. Let me help bring your vision of your book to life.

I specialize in working with small presses and self-publishers.
Client input is vital to creating the best artwork for your needs.

My specialities are:children's book illustration,character development, greeting cards, calendars, humorous illustrations, cartoons, T shirt design, fun logo designs, and custom clip art design. Let me use my creative and artistic license to create a work for you.



Illustrator retains copyright unless other arrangements are negotiated.
Deadline can be negotiated depending upon current workload.


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Employment

Laurie Barrows FINE ART & FUN ART(tm)
Owner
1985 - Present
"Art should be fun!" states artist Laurie Barrows. The artist's work sparkles with playfulness. Her positive approach to life shines through. Bright color celebrates the joy the artist finds in her...

Education

SCHOOL OF HARD KNOCKS
Masters in BS
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Keywords

children
happy
whimsy
fun
colorful
playful
joy
book design
book layout
cover design
kids
picture books
positive
nostalgic
funny
My Snapshot
Design & Multimedia
5
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Reviews
4.9
Recommend
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Private
Private
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Identity
Username
funart03
Type
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Member Since
December 2007
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