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Steve Skelton | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Mar 5, 2015

Steve Skelton

Humorous Illustrator with 25 years experience
   United States
  |   Longmont, CO
  |  11:03 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $33

I strive to offer the best in visual communication solutions. I am a full time freelancer with over 25 years experience as an illustrator and most recently, as an animator. I work with Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, After Effects and Premiere Pro to render engaging and informative animations and illustrations. I draw a syndicated comic strip called "2 Cows and a Chicken" and my jigsaw puzzles sell worldwide. I would love to assist you in generating the best solution for your business animation, illustration or just a funny panel...

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Jan 13, 2015|Animation|$0|Working
Oct 16, 2014|Illustration|$548|Completed
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4.6
Oct 3, 2014|Cartoons & Comics|$1,096|Completed
Sep 11, 2014|Cartoons & Comics|$986|Completed

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Portfolio

created illustrations and animation for whiteboard animation
A portion of illustration for a Ceaco jigsaw puzzle
http://ceaco.com/ceaco.php?page=artists&artist=82
I wrote the script and did all of the illustration and animation.
https://vimeo.com/84239110
Explainer video for Meritocruitment
Whiteboard Animation sample
Animation for Twoology.com website
Whiteboard Animation for Linux's 20th Anniversary, as featured on YouTube with over...
art for Ceaco jigsaw puzzle
http://ceaco.com/ceaco.php?page=artists&artist=82
art for Ceaco jigsaw puzzle
http://ceaco.com/ceaco.php?page=artists&artist=82
Activity page for Clubhouse Magazine
Illustration for a Ceaco jigsaw puzzle
http://ceaco.com/ceaco.php?page=artists&artist=82
Greeting Card Illustration
Greeting Card Illustration
Illustration for brochure for National Energy Council
Illustration for Highlights Magazine
Preschool Weather Lesson
http://www.steveskelton.com
Preschool Weather Lesson
http://www.steveskelton.com
Preschool Weather Lesson 3
http://www.steveskelton.com
http://www.steveskelton.com
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Early Reader Tutorial
http://www.steveskelton.com
Gita and Crow 5
http://www.steveskelton.com
Gita and Crow 7
http://www.steveskelton.com
Gita and Crow 4
http://www.steveskelton.com

Skills (3)

Tested
Photoshop cs6
After Effects CS6 Premiere Pro
Flash cs6

Service Description

Over the past 25 years I have provided concepts, illustration, design and writing for products, ads and ad campaigns, as well as for game design and development. Clients include McDonald%u2019s, Levi%u2019s, Playboy, Hasbro Interactive, Frito-Lay, Nestle, Snapple, Hewlett-Packard, Haagen-Dazs, The U.S. Department of Commerce, The U.S. Department of Energy, The U.S. Postal Service, Time For Kids Magazine, Highlights Magazine, Nickelodeon Magazine, Clubhouse Magazine, Quaker Oats, Ceaco Puzzles, Burger King, Hallmark Cards, Gibson Greetings and Paramount Cards. Co-creator of the game Scrutineyes, which was distributed by Mattel, And FunFinders,
distributed by Fisher-Price.

I am currently working as a contractor for Boulder Language Technologies, developing early education software. I also draw and write a daily comic strip called "2 Cows and a Chicken".

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Education

University of Kansas
BFA in Visual Communications
1981 - 1985

Keywords

cartoonist
humorous illustrator
animator
character designer
search and find illustration
kid's illustration
children's animation
cartoon maps
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