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Kate H. | Elance
Last Sign-in: Sep 11, 2015

Kate H.

Quick, Professional, Organized, and Creative.
   United States
  |   n/a, OR


Minimum Hourly Rate $19

I am a creative and enthusiastic illustrator with a diverse background of experience in drawing ranging from scenic design in theatre, costume design and construction, scenic painting, posters, graphic novels, children's books, and more.

With me as your artist you will be kept up to date on what is happening each step of the way and will be able to ask for changes at any time. I work quickly and efficiently and can fit whatever work you need to get done within a short time frame if needed.

I am good at understanding exactly what you need...

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this is 4x5 feet in size. It is a piece of scenic painting I did.
This is wood grain done for a production of 'For Colored Girls who have considered...
This brick is also from 'for colored girls'. Which I also designed the scenery for.
These are photos from the play "a song for coretta' that I design the costumes for!
These are photos from the show 'better living' where i designed the costumes
This is the 1/3 set of photos from the play "independence' which i designed the...
This is the 2/3 set of photos from the play "independence' which i designed the...
This is the 3/3 set of photos from the play "independence' which i designed the...
I can animate short gifs, looping or non-looping. I'm not available to do full length...
This is a children's book illustration.
Magazine illustration

Skills (10)

Dialect work
Theatrical voice and speech experience
proficient in adobe flash
adobe illustrator
adobe indesign
adobe photoshop'
microsoft word
microsoft publisher
tablet/tablet software
garage bands


Eclectic Theatre Pond
Scenic Designer
2013 - 2013
I was the scenic designer for 'Much Ado About Nothing' for this theatre company.
Shots in the Dark Independent Theatre Company
Costume Designer
2013 - 2013
I was the Costume designer for Next to Normal, Anne of Green Gables, and Lindsey's Oyster for this company over the course of this summer. I was the in-house costumer designer.
Gion Defrancesco
Asst. Scenic Painter/Scenic Painter
2011 - 2012
For half a year I worked as an assistant to the scenic painter in the paint shop then when he went on sabbatical in the spring I worked as the head scenic painter.
Miami University
Scenic Designer
2011 - 2012
A Play by Ntozake Shange and I designed the scenery for it.
Polly Heinkel
Scenic Designer/Actor
2011 - 2012
For this play "Twelfth Night" by william shakespeare I designed the scenery and Acted as Toby Belch!
Meggan Peters
Unpaid Volunteer
2010 - 2012
I helped in the Costume shop at Miami in an unpaid position for several semesters.
Jeanne Harmeyer
Asst. Graphic Designer/Advertising
2010 - 2012
At Miami University there was only one person who was in charge of advertising for the entire school of fine arts (which included architecture, art, theatre, music, the museum, and the performing...
Contest Runner up
2011 - 2011
At KCACTF for regional unrealized designs I came in second (still won money and a certificate) for my costume designs for Ashgirl by Timerberlake Wertenbaker.
Miami University
Costume Designer
2011 - 2011
This play was called "better living' by George F. Walker and I designed the costumes for it.
Miami University
Scenic Designer
2010 - 2011
This show was called "Independence" by Lee blessing and I designed the scenery for it.
Tom Featherstone
Asst. Scenic shop Constructionist
2010 - 2011
I worked for a year in a scenery construction shop before I was hired into the scenic painting shop.
Miami University
Costume Designer
2010 - 2010
This show is called "A song for Coretta" written by pearl cleage, and I designed the costumes for the show at Miami University of Ohio.
Howard Blanning
Unpaid Actor
2010 - 2010
I acted in Howard's Children's theatre troupe during this time. We did a lot of shows that required acting, singing, costume changes, and a lot of quick changes.
Miami University
Contest winner
2009 - 2009
I won a 500$ contest for a play I wrote.
Alpha Psi Omega
Actor Volunteer
2009 - 2009
At this point when I acted for Alpha Psi Omega I was not a member (though I joined the organization shortly thereafter). They put on a production of Miss Witherspoon where I played a teacher and...
Miami University Gospel Choir
2009 - 2009
I was commissioned to write a play for the Miami University Gospel Choir.
2007 - 2009
Pubilshed three times in this publication.
Miami University
Unpaid Actor
2008 - 2008
I acted in "the Ohio State Murders" as a secretary.
Stoa Theatre
2008 - 2008
I acted in Julius Caesar as Casca/Titinius
Scripts out of Hand
Actor, Playwright, Director
2007 - 2008
This was an organization I continuously worked for in the capacity of actor, playwright, and director (on different occasions).
The Miami Student (college newspaper)
2007 - 2008
This newspaper published every tuesday/Friday and during this time I illustrated over 50 pictures for them.
Mind Candy
2006 - 2007
Published 3 times, poetry and short stories.
Columbus Dispatch
2005 - 2007
During this time I had 4 pieces published in the columbus dispatch - poetry and short stories.
Contest Winner
2006 - 2006
I won a ribbon at regionals in high school for a piece of art.


Miami University
Bachelor of Theatre and Creative Writing
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