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shelley m. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 23, 2014

shelley m.

A Cast Of Characters!
   United States
  |  5:32 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $27

Expert in whimsical illustration.
Over 20 years in illustration and cartooning. All areas of publishing including picture books, chapter books, educational workbooks and magazines.
Clients have included Scholastic, Simon & Schuster, Prentice-Hall, Macmillan Publishing, Highlights for Children, Cricket and Pockets Magazine.
For four years I was the house artist for Cobblestone, the children's history magazine, providing the interior art and it's monthly comic strip, 'Cobblestone Corners.'
My cartoons have appeared in Reader's Digest,...

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Apr 11, 2014|Cartoons & Comics|Private|Working
Mar 3, 2014|Illustration|Private|Completed
Feb 23, 2014|Cartoons & Comics|Private|Completed
Feb 11, 2014|Cartoons & Comics|Private|Completed

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Portfolio

An illustration for 'Highlights' magazine. Water color and ink.
watercolor and ink line
Illustration for Children's magazine story
Pen & Ink and watercolor sketch for prospective children's book
Watercolor and ink illustration on a Halloween theme.
A good batch
illustration for an article about local baseball teams of New Jersey.
Illustration for an inspirational poster.
From the children's book, "Red Riding Hood: The Real Story.'
A pretty successful promotional piece
Watercolor and pen & ink. For a story about 2 sisters on Easter Sunday.
Language workbook.
Watercolor and pen illustration done for a Valentine's Day card.
Their Christmas card, featuring the members of the company, including the company beagle!
Illustration for an article on different seed catalogs.
Illustration for magazine article, describing different kinds of kid's Halloween parties.
Small illustration for children's book
Promotional piece.
When your furry friends who normally run from water, take over your kiddie pool.
B&W line illustration for a Saving Bank's newspaper ad.
Cover Illustration for three stories of a very spirited horse.
Promotional piece
"Dammit, Johnson!"

Skills (2)

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Traditional Illustration
U.S. Culture
U.S. Culture and Etiquette Test
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Service Description

My specialty is creating strong, fun and expressive characters (Human and other critters) that really stand out and come to life on the page.
Adept at fast and detailed sketches so you can get a quick idea of how your project is progressing. Provides up to two full revisions of all sketches.

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Employment

Chronicle Advertising
Graphic Designer/Illustrator
1988 - 1993
Stobb's Printing
Graphic Designer
1980 - 1988

Education

Montclair University
Bachelor of Arts
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Keywords

illustration
caricature
children's books
cartoons
humor
children's illustration
traditional
ink
freehand
christmas
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Member Since
July 2009
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