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Ray Mendez | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 30, 2015

Ray Mendez

Illustator by day, Designer by night
   United States
  |   Los Angeles, CA

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $27

I truly adore what I do and I’m lucky to do what I love. My goal is to design and produce solutions that are original and perfect for my clients. I am a unique illustrator that specializes in pen and ink. Aside from stippling and cross hatching I am also amazing with water color, color pencil, graphite, Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, you name it. I have produced illustrations for children's books, designed posters, print ads, logos, branding, mailers, book layout, typography projects, the list goes on. I am always up for the challenge and I'm...

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Jun 24, 2015|Corporate Identity Kit|Private|Completed
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Feb 12, 2015|Illustration|Private|Completed
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5.0
Dec 30, 2014|Cartoons & Comics|Private|Completed
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Dec 4, 2014|Art|Private|Completed
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Portfolio

Illustration with India Ink and Quill on Arches Paper
Created logo with a classic stippling rustic aesthetic. Hand drawn illustration and...
Redesigning logo to improve aesthetic, visibility, and make current.
Hand drawn illustration in Wall street Journal/New Yorker aesthetic. Political Satire.
Hand drawn illustration for A Dream Within A Dream interactive play as a promotional...
Hand drawn Illustration for Gut Feelings zine.
Simplified and streamlined design and aesthetic of original menu.
Hand drawn illustration in stippling technique. Photoshop colorization.
Mock up of creative typographical phrase. Phrase was given by client to be creatively...
Created characters for my first children's book series.
Mock up of creative typographical phrase. Phrase was given by client to be creatively...
Developed characters, settings, and illustrated the 42 page book. Illustrated in...
Mock up of creative typographical phrase. Phrase was given by client to be creatively...
Created main character to be used in clients Children's book in watercolor.
India Ink and Quill illustration on BFK Rives for the "Bunny" Series
A new a fresh perspective on the original poster.
Designed new and contemporary logo to appeal to a new audience.
Created new logo depicting the outreach of there department.
Anatomical illustration in graphite
Commissioned illustration from private collector and part of my fine art series....
Commissioned illustration from private collector and part of my fine art series....
Created character for a client starting a illustrative Zombie series for teens.
Developed characters, settings, and illustrated the 42 page book. Illustrated in...
Cover Layout Mock Up
Hand drawn Illustration and creative layout

Skills (20)

Tested
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator
Pen & Ink
Drawing
Illustration
Typography
stippling
Adobe Creative Suite
Adobe Illustrator CS6
Audio Mixing
Character Design
Digital Photography
Format & Layout
Graphic Design
Icon Design
Image Editing
Landing Pages
Magazine Layout
Medical Illustration
Murals

Service Description

I am an Illustrator first and foremost that specializes in pen and ink but I am also avid in watercolor, color pencil, graphite, and Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop. I have a keen understanding of Typography, layout, logos, branding, character development, and much more. Here are some projects that I have worked on.
PATENT ILLUSTRATION Dr. Brian C. Giles 2012 // PATENT ILLUSTRATION Dr. Brian C. Giles, Tate Technologies 2012 // ILLUSTRATOR Hugging The Road.com 2011 - 2012 // CHILDREN’S BOOK ILLUSTRATION “The Pig Who Grew Too Pig.” Starry Mill, LLC 2009 - 2010 // CHILDREN’S BOOK ILLUSTRATION “Lexy Lu and Her Film Crew.” Starry Mill, LLC.

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Keywords

illustration
illustrator
children's book
print
typography
layout
poster
photoshop
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