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Mark Martel | Elance
 
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Mark Martel

Illustration, design and fine arts
   United States
  |   Captain Cook, HI
  |  5:00 pm Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $25

Choose from a wide range of classic and contemporary illustration styles. Specializing in hand-crafted art in traditional media and retro styles. I can match most styles.

• On Elance since 2007
• 30 years in advertising and marketing

Clients include NCR, Lexis-Nexis, Teradata, and other Fortune 500, regional and local companies and individuals.

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Jun 20, 2014|Page & Book Design|$250|Completed
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4.5
May 25, 2014|Art|$371|Completed
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5.0
May 16, 2014|Art|$120|Completed
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4.7
May 16, 2014|Art|$100|Completed
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4.7

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Portfolio

Yes, that's Dorothy Hamill for Kitchenaid. These very tight full color frames were done...
For a proposed documentary on the roots of American diversity.
A slave child's point of view. Selected frames from a proposed documentary on the roots...
Selected frames from a proposed documentary on the roots of American diversity.
Regional furniture chain commercial. Marker storyboard
Painting in progress
Goache rendering
Police cruiser ideas for sci-fi comedy film
Made up on the spot—3 hour painting
Orbital time machine for sci-fi comedy film
Engineering Concept Visualization for Space Studies Institute, Princeton
Vehicle for sci-fi comedy film
Vehicle for sci-fi comedy film
Egyptian-themed/Populuxe-style space colony super-mall for sci-fi comedy film
Egyptian-themed space colony super-mall
I painted this oil commission from a black and white photo. 18 x 24 inches
Advanced space suit with integral rocket pack and heads-up helmet display
There's more to this watercolor than meets the eye. See how I did it (next image).
Taking boxy to the extreme. Cheap this would be to manufacture. Predates the Hummer!
Stylized pastel from life
Thursday's owner is a vivacious, exuberant, colorfull young lady. Can you tell?
This gouache (opaque watercolor) illustration is in progress. I'm still trying to...
Watercolor and pastel double portrait from photo, 15 x 20 inches

Skills (15)

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Traditional Illustration
Web Design
Principles of Web Graphics Design Test
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Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Photoshop 6.0
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Creative Writing
Creative Writing Test - Fiction (U.S. Version)
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Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (U.S. Version)
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English
English Spelling Test
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Adobe InDesign
Microsoft Word
English Grammar
U.S. English Grammar Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Editing/Copy Editing
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U.S. English Chicago Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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Sketching
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Photography
Photography Certification
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Marketing
Marketing Analytics Fundamentals
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Advertising Skills Certification
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Service Description

Hi, I'm Mark Martel--one uncommonly versatile creator. I've worked for the best ad agencies in Ohio and now freelance worldwide, with clients in 10 states and a dozen countries. Get it all with coordinated illustration, design and even copywriting.

ILLUSTRATION

Many styles, one artist, no middlemen
Classic art styles with digital convenience
Original art shipped upon request
Great service and turnaround

• Comic book styles from the Golden, Silver and Bronze Ages (30s-80s)
• Cartoons and book illustrations
• Storyboards & Concept Art
• Fine Art Portraits, Landscapes & Commissions

Pencil | Ink | Pastel | Charcoal | Acrylic | Watercolor | Oil | Mixed Media


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Employment

Martel Art
Owner
2007 - Present
Freelance
B/R/C Marketing
Associate Creative Director
1997 - 2007
Freelance
Sole Proprietor
1994 - 1997
Stephens Advertising
Art Director
1992 - 1994
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