Hello there! I am a freelance writer / illustrator from the U.K. with over 10 years teaching experience prior to going freelance.
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Since freelancing, I have been published several times (children's books for clients as well as a set of maths teaching resources of my own).
I enjoy a good rapport with my clients, who have included Challenge College (U.K.), Life Skills Programs (Australia), Diglot Books (U.K.) and the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (U.S.). Each of these clients has come back to me for further work after an initial...
Feb 17, 2013|Web Content|$33|Working
Nov 27, 2012|Academic Writing|$1,332|Completed
Mar 28, 2012|Academic Writing|$285|Completed
Mar 17, 2012|Illustration|$743|Working
I am an individual from the U.K. who has been freelancing full-time since 2008. Prior to that I was a school teacher and many of the projects I've completed have utilized skills I developed when teaching.
I hope the examples below show that I'm a resourceful, flexible, creative person. My Elance feedback should demonstrate that I am a genuine, conscientious worker.
My services include:
My style is whimsical and light. I've illustrated several published children's books (e.g. 'The Champion Hare' and 'Matthew and the Wellington Boots') as well as teaching resources ('We Have A Problem!'), images for animated apps ('The Champion Hare') and the web (Pi Day e-cards for NCTM).
I am a lively writer, who enjoys connecting with his readers. I don't limit myself to particular subjects, but the majority of my freelance work has involved:
- educational resources (I am the published author of the 'We Have a Problem!' maths resources as well as my own Sparky Teaching resources)
- children's stories / poems (e.g. a series of rhyming books for BrillKids, the 'Pip' series for Life Skills Programs)
- articles for the web / ebooks (e.g. an ebook on Homeschooling, a blog articles and book reviews for Sparky Teaching).
As well as illustration and writing, I am also available for :
Several clients have hired my to prepare print-ready PDFs for Createspace, Lulu etc. This has worked well when I've completed illustrations too. The client is involved at...
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Freelance illustration, design and writing
2008 - Present
Since 2008, I've freelanced in the fields of illustration, web design and writing.