Find freelancers. Lose those costly delays.

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

or, Register with Elance »

Mara S. | Elance
 
176985602337900
Last Sign-in: Apr 25, 2009

Mara S.

designMara can handle anything!
   United States
  |   Madison, WI

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $90

designMara has been my freelance gig for over fourteen years, both as fulltime freelancer with select clientele and while working in agencies and corporate departments. I consider myself an accomplished print designer. Under my umbrella company of madMara -- including designMara, camara photography, and wrap artist -- I seek great clients who appreciate quality and professional creative design. Innately good at what I do, and with a genetic legacy of artists and musicians, there is no other work that suits me (and my clients) better.

Read More »

Skills (10)

Tested
Management Skills
Computer Skills
Adobe Photoshop
Ability to Estimate Costs and Timelines Accurately
Client Communication and Interpration of Vision
Adobe CS2: InDesign; Illustrator; Photoshop etc
Brainstorming and Conception of Fresh Ideas
Professionality of process and production
Involvement of client in Create Process
Availability to clientele

Service Description

With me as head creative guru and my many partnerships with neccessary service providers come together, and designMara can and will provide every creative need you may have. Years of experience have taught me how to get the best, not only out of myself, but of everyone working on our extended team -- as necessity dictates. I can produce a print-ready digital file with all the necessary instructions or, preferrably, work with my own or your people to create that final printed work. Being extremely detail-minded and critical is not problematic in my business, as it will ensure that every aspect is covered, every bit is proofread and approved by you and yours, and the end-product is absolutely completed to our mutual satisfaction.

My print design services begin with logo design and corporate identity branding, whether an entirely new logo or evolution and/or renovation of existing branding. Then I branch out to all sorts of needed material design such as business cards, letterhead packages, brochures, newsletters, annual reports, newspaper/magazine/etc. media advertising, cd/dvd design, and basically any other use of your identity in two-dimensional formats, whether as a single piece or as part of a campaign.

I can consult you on use of your brand identity in all ways, including interior and retail design, further packaging, website design, audio/visual media. I can provide my photography services, or art direct other photographers to adhere to your needs. I can oversee...

Read More »

Education

Washington University in Saint Louis
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Communications, specializing in Advertising Design
1988 - 1992
Overview  |  Job History  |  Resume/C.V.

Keywords

graphic
design
art
direction
artist
creative
photography
consultation
logos
print
quality
My Snapshot
Design & Multimedia
1
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
madMara
Type
Individual
Member Since
November 2007
Elance URL
Verifications
0
Mara S. | Elance

Mara S.