What should the customer know about your pricing (e.g., discounts, fees)?
For design work it is usually hourly. I usually calculate fixed prices based on as estimation of my hourly commitment.
What is your typical process for working with a new customer?
My process is as follows:
I work on an agreement (which in this is handled by thumbtack)
Create a quick proposal
Provide 2-3 options on designs initially
Send Design for review
Make Revisions based on feedback until we have final designs (1-2 Rounds)
I send previews of final design.
Get a payment
I provide you with all the necessary file deliverables
What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
BFA in Computer Graphics from New York Institute of Technology
9 years of work in the Graphic and UI Design space.
How did you get started doing this type of work?
As a junior in college, I wanted to get a head start on making a living in the design/illustration industry.
What types of customers have you worked with?
Small and medium sized business, Local art galleries, and non-profit organizations.
Describe a recent project you are fond of. How long did it take?
Ellis and The magic Mirror was my favorite project of 2015. It's a Children's book to which I provided illustrations. My 2nd favorite was providing marketing materials and a website for the Harambee Ujima Black Arts and Culture Festival.