Linda Richey | Elance
 
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Linda Richey

Creative Design & Visual Excellence
   United States
  |   Edmond, OK
  |  7:11 pm Local Time

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Imaginative, talented design professional with over 22 years of creative expertise. Exceptional creative ability across all visual and artistic disciplines, including, Illustration, graphic design, sculpture, interior design, landscape design, architectural renderings, and drafting.

Your project deserves, the very best results, so why not hire a professional with the necessary creativity, education, and experience to lift your project to the next level?

My attention to detail is legendary. If you would like to discuss the design edge I can bring to your ideas, contact me today with no obligation. Satisfaction is guaranteed. If your not happy with results, please keep your money, and we will part as friends.

Your vision, made real.

* Passionate, committed design.
* Creative, innovative ideas.
* Technical skill, flexibility, and faultless technique.
* More emotive power.
* All types of design, visualisation, and creative projects.

All the best to you, and yours. Linda
Service Description
Graphic design, Illustration, Sculpture, Interior design, Landscaping plans, Architectural renderings, and AutoCad drafting.

ILLUSTRATION:

With stock photos everywhere, you can really stand out from the crowd with hand drawn illustrations, commissioned just for your project with a unique, bespoke look and feel. Clever, emotional, funny, historical, and even trendy, there are no limits with illustration. You can capture the precise emotion and the living moment in a beautiful piece of illustrative art. The magic of mediums including pencil, colored pencil, pen & ink, watercolor, and mixed media is beyond even the smartest computer. For the human touch, and real visual power for your message, our illustration packs a punch.

* Books, Magazines, Marketing & Advertising.
* Gifts, Corporate hospitality and creative Publicity.
* An edge over competitors with cheap photos.
* More tailored messages and feelings.

GRAPHIC DESIGN:

Quality graphic design is the hallmark of top companies and brands worldwide. Every piece of information, every message and every image you project must look professional, grab the eye, and feel right for the viewer. We offer superior graphic design using all the cutting edge Apple Macintosh and PC applications. We produce unparalleled results in concept design, illustrations, book interior/cover design, corporate ID branding, packaging/labels, magazines, sale catalogs, brochures, and display advertising.

* Printed marketing and Branding.
* Corporate identity, Logos, Cards, Stationary.
* Digital campaigns and Internet Concepts.
* Native English, global experience.
* Fast, Responsive, Flexible, Dead line oriented, and a good listener.
* Expert at Prepress, Web, and Silk screening.

SCULPTURE:

For the ultimate in fine artistic visualisation, and to really get an emotive representation of your ideas, sculpture is the only option. From product prototypes to oil or water based portraits & reliefs, from character development to hand built pottery, this unique service brings dreams to life. Whether it is a new product, bringing a character to life, paying tribute to a memory, or creating a whimsical piece to make people smile, sculpture has a power other art forms can never match.

* 3D designs or sketches made into real objects.
* Moments captured perfectly.
* Demonstrating new products and ideas.
* Making decisions using a physical models.

INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR DESIGN

Improving, building and remodeling needs clear visual planning, and a flair for adding beautiful touches. As property projects consume lots of time and money, getting things perfect during the visualisation stages is crucial. Offering interior, exterior drafting & renderings, and landscape design services to both residential and commercial projects. Superior knowledge of planning and design services, project programing, budgeting, space planing, concept development, selection of furnishing, materials, and color options. Project coordination and management. Construction drawings preparation including detailing, schedules, prepared concept drawings & presentation illustrations for project development or advertising. Starting with a blank sheet of paper and a pencil to create the conceptual ideas through to creating a finished design.

* Custom Home Design, Offices, Hotels, Restaurants, Hospitality, and Gardens.
* Interiors, exteriors, planning and design.
* Full project development services.
* On site work and offsite design.

SPECIALTIES:

* Talent for Visualizing Concepts, Pre-design Programming, Details, and Project Management.
* Extremely Flexible and Attentive Listener.
* Graphics: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesgin
* Rendering: Pencil, Colored Pencil, Pen & Ink, Markers, Watercolor, Mixed media, and Sculpture.
* 3D Modeling: Revit, Sketchup Pro
* Technical Skills: Drafting - Auto Cad, Auto Cad Architecture
* Web Design: Dreamweaver and Flash
* Office: Microsoft Word, Power Point, Excel, and QuickBooks

MISSION: to ensure client satisfaction through a multidisciplinary design practice.

CURRENT ENDEAVORS: Studying for LEED green associate and LEED AP BD&C certification.

INTEREST INCLUDE: Lifelong learning, exploring & adventure, fine art, anything to do with incorporating the outside with the inside of built environments. Emphasis on Alzheimer's design & Aging in Place, sustainable building practices, universal design, and travel.
Certifications
National Council for Interior Design Qualification
Successfully passed NCIDQ Examination Certificate no. 024071
Awarded: 2008
Licenses
State of Oklahoma
the board of governors of the licensed architects, landscape architects and interior designers of Oklahoma
Awarded: 2009
Education
University of Central Oklahoma
MFA in Design & Interior Design
2002 - 2005
University of Central Oklahoma
Bachelors of Art - Graphic Design
1982 - 1986
Employment
Richey Design LLC
Owner/Design Director
1989 - Present
Payment Terms
Payment Terms, turnaround time and other business terms shall differ as per project basis. Though a progressive payment scheme is prefered with an initial down payment to begin work.

Satisfaction guaranteed or you can keep your money, and we will part as friends.
Linda Richey | Elance

Linda Richey