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Aaron H. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 28, 2015

Aaron H.

Quality illustrator and concept artist
   United States
  |   Burlington, NC
  |  8:04 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $27

Over 15 Years of Experience - - - - - -

Mountain of Strength LLC offers a full range of design and illustration services.

From portraits to concept art, cartoons, illustrations, logos and more.

A project is not finished until you as the client are completely satisfied.


About the Freelancer - - - - - - - -

I am a full-time freelance artist self-taught in graphite, charcoal, ink, painting and Photoshop.

I have a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from NC State Univ. and worked as a mechanical engineer for several years. This practical...

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Jul 17, 2015|Art|Private|Completed
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Jul 1, 2015|Illustration|Private|Completed
Jun 10, 2015|Graphic Design|Private|Completed
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4.5
Jun 3, 2015|Illustration|Private|Completed
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Portfolio

Started with sketch, then digital line-art in Corel Painter, followed by painting in...
The cover of a children's book, The Stout and the Steadfast by Christopher Taylor. A...
Piece commissioned by a client. Done as a birthday gift for his wife. Very fun piece...
Designed several variations of the herbal hut before getting approval for final....
One of several projects with this client. As part of a medical journal.
Worked with client, a Turkish soccer team, to develop their logo. It was a balance...
I provided 8 concept pieces for the client to choose from. Once I was certain of what...
Concept art for a client. The objective was to come up with a lovable robot that was...
Worked with client to develop this illustration for inclusion in a submission to the...
Test piece for an Indie game company. Main character.
Client needed artwork for products (t-shirts etc). I created concepts and drafts for...
Conceptual art for client and sci-fi novel. Done digitally from scratch in Photoshop.
Illustration for children's book. Done digitally in Photoshop.
Illustration for children's book. Done digitally in Illustrator and Photoshop.
Designed and illustrated a female matador tattoo for client. Pose, costume, embroidery,...
Illustration as part of a series on inflammatory breast tissue
Full view of book cover designed and illustrated for a client (author). Proper...
Part 1 of a series of historically-based illustrations for missionary work in Tahiti....
Practice piece. Done digitally in Photoshop from scratch. Just focusing on value and...
Character design of golem creature as main enemy for 2d gaming company.
Client wanted a vector portrait with slight modifications.
Digital illustration in Photoshop. Done as part of a series on Meningitis
Daily study. Done in Photoshop..
Medical Illustration done for Healthline Medical.

Skills (9)

Tested
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Photoshop CS3 Test
My Score
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Illustration
Digital Painting
Drawing
Sketching
concept art
children's book illustrator
character art

Service Description

Mountain of Strength LLC provides comprehensive illustration, design, rendering and concept art services.

I use the same basic approach in art as I do in engineering:
1) Identify the problem or need
2) Obtain all necessary inputs and background
3) Identify constraints
4) Design
5) Optimize
6) Solve

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Employment

Troll Hammer Games
Concept Artist
2012 - Present
* Character Art * Architecture and Design
Troll Hammer Games
Cover Artist
2012 - Present
Book Cover Artist
Troll Hammer Games
Illustrator
2012 - 2013
Lead Artist for Herbology Handbook
Volvo Trucks North America
Engineering Analyst
2009 - 2012
Cooling Analyst for heavy trucks (Volvo/Mack). * Responsible for evaluating cooling capabilty for complete truck offering for Volvo/Mack N. America in addition to military contracts and...
John Deere - South East Engineering Center
Engineer
2007 - 2007
Vibration and Sound Analyst
John Deere - Grovetown, GA
Test Engineer
2007 - 2007
Accelerated testing, verification and validation
John Deere - Grovetown, GA
Design Engineer
2006 - 2006
Product design engineer

Education

North Carolina State University
Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering
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Keywords

Art
artwork
design
drawing
sketch
illustration
portraits
painting
concept art
rendering
logos
character
digital painting
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Reviews
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Identity
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Mountainofstrength
Type
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Member Since
August 2012
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