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Ffion Norman
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Leicester, United Kingdom

Designer, Illustrator, and Animator based in England with experience working with blue chip companies on a broad range of projects.

Ffion Norman
Twine
Leicester, United Kingdom

Designer, Illustrator, and Animator based in England with experience working with blue chip companies on a broad range of projects.

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Hi, My name is Juan but people know me as "Cebolla" and I have been passionate about photography, art, and design for as long as I can remember, but it wasn’t until March of 2019 that I finally realized my dream and graduated with Salutatorian Honors from Full Sail University with a BS in Graphic Design. I have many experiences that led me to this point in my life. I am originally from El Salvador, which is also where I first experimented with surf & nature photography, started my own eco-tour business and surf brand, managed beach real estate, and put all of my tech skills, design ideas, and social media knowledge to practice in order to promote my tour business and surf shop. Once I moved to California and got settled here with my wife and children, I decided to study Graphic Design, knowing I already had a solid foundation of skills in the areas of business management, website development, social networking, branding, logo/apparel design, and e-commerce. Studying at Full Sail enhanced my skills in illustration, logo design, packaging, and web design. I also continued taking online courses after graduating to expand my skill base in 2-D animation and motion graphics in After Effects. I have substantial experience with Adobe Suite and am confident in my skills as a professional Graphic Designer.
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John Peter Meiring is a London-based illustrator and Motion Graphic designer with 12 years experience in the creative industry. Since graduating from Intec College in 2011 I've commissioned and art directed plenty of fantastic projects globally, so I have first hand experience of what clients look for in a freelancer. The best part of being a freelancer is that I get to work on a numerous amount of different projects, ranging from Graphic Design branding to Illustrating Children’s picture books, and of which I also have the skills to rig and animate both of these sets. I am a creative professional with an obsession for design and the skills to deliver a wide range of creative solutions for my clients. My skills involve Graphic Design, Illustration, 2d animation, Motion Graphics, Storyboarding and Film editing. If you are interested in making nice things happen, don't hesitate to get in touch! _Website not available. Sign in: https://www.twine.net/signup_
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I am a professional and creative graphics designer specializing in ILLUSTRATION ART, LOGO DESIGNS, MOTION GRAPHICS, ANIMATIONS, CARTOON DESIGNS, COVER ART and CHILDRENS BOOK ILLUSTATION... I have over 5 years of experience and i will be glad to use my professional and creative skill to execute your projects. I DELIVER HIGH QUALITY DESIGNS ONLY!!!!!!!!!! I am also a professional and an amazing songwriter with the ability to interpret circumstances, feelings and emotions or thought into music. I have worked with clients in the US, UK and France as a freelancer on Fiverr.com. I have also been a virtual assistant, i can help with variety of things like *Music promotion on Youtube, Spotify, Apple etc *Video editing, Music/ Sound editing. *Promote you, your brand, your contents on Los Angeles Tribune. *And I can as well help you reinstate your AMAZON ACCOUNT. I deliver exceptional results
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How To Hire an Animator

To get started, choose what kind of animation you need for your project.

For example:

  • 2D animation
  • 3D animation
  • Stop motion animation
  • Custom cartoon animation
  • Motion graphics

Once you’ve chosen your style, it’s time to move on to the shortlisting process:

How To Shortlist An Animator

Shortlisting an animator can seem like a time-consuming task.

We’ve made it easy for you.

Here’s a quick overview of how to find an animator on Twine:

  1. Post up a job
  2. Wait for animation specialists to pitch to you
  3. Review your pitches and choose a candidate
  4. Agree your terms
  5. Voila!
Tips For Writing Your Job Description

Here’s an interesting statistic:

75% of the pitches for jobs online are from freelancers who are not qualified to do the work

Why?

Because the description doesn't clearly explain what the client wants, so freelancers pitch in hoping that the work might match their skill set.

On Twine, we manually vet all the pitches that a client receives to make sure you don’t have to spend hours filtering out unqualified freelancers.

But it’s still really important to make your brief stand out by being clear and concise.

Clearly-written job briefs allow animation experts to quickly scan your requirements and determine if they’re a good fit for your project before getting in touch.

When writing the animator’s job description, make sure to include the following:

  • Who you are
  • What you need (and why)
  • The size of your project
  • Your vision for the project
  • Examples of styles you like
  • Target audience
  • Budget
  • Deadline
How Much Does It Cost To Hire An Animator ?

Animation rates vary significantly from project-to-project .

When negotiating a freelance animator’s hourly or day rate, you’ll be sent a quote based on the length of time the animation will take to produce.

Using the data from our network of professional freelance animators, here are the ranges you can expect for a day’s work (7-8 hours):

Animator LevelJuniorMid-LevelExpert
Day Rate$150-250$250-500$500-1000

Here are the price ranges in GBP:

Animator LevelJuniorMid-LevelExpert
Day Rate£100-£200£200-£400£400-£800

If you’d like a more thorough overview of common animation commission prices on the platform, head over to our animation marketplace to view current listings.

Frequently Asked Questions
Why hire an animator ?

Here’s the deal:

With a market value of over 259 billion U.S. dollars, animation remains as one of the most popular and engaging mediums for connecting with an audience.

Since the industry’s inception with cartoon studios in the early 1900’s, animation is now at the core of many different sectors, including:

  • Web Design
  • Video Games
  • Marketing & Advertising
  • Social Media Content
  • Film

Although what animators do day-to-day has changed a lot over the last century, the impact of what animation can do for your business has not.

Don’t believe us? Read this stat:

Each day, 100 million internet users watch an online animated video.

And not only that! One minute of video is equal to 1.8 million words.

It’s no surprise then that 76% of marketers plan to increase their use of YouTube and video marketing next year.

How can animated video benefit my business?

Here’s another statistic:

Viewers retain 95% of a message when they watch it in a video, compared to 10% when reading it as text.

If you aren’t already using video as a core aspect of your marketing strategy, you should be!

But why animated video?

Here are the three main advantages of using animated video over traditional video content:

  • Stand out from your competitors

    Animation is friendly, futuristic and forward-thinking, setting you apart from the pack of talking head videos your competitors are using.

  • Keep it simple

    Animation turns complex ideas into an engaging narrative, making it easy for leads to understand how your product or service works.

  • Improve your SEO

    Google loves animated video due to its high-retention rate and evergreen nature. A high-quality animated video can significantly improve your presence on Google, making it easier for leads to find you.

What are the benefits of hiring a freelance animator?

Here are some of the biggest benefits of choosing a freelance animator through Twine over an animators agency:

  • Lower overhead costs

    This includes office space, company benefits, employee training and set working hours.

  • Experience

    Many professional animators will hone their craft at an animation studio before going it alone as a freelancer. This means that freelance animators are often the most experienced, efficient and professional specialists in the game.

  • Expertise

    If you’ve been wondering where to find animators that specialize in a particular niche of animation, the freelance market is for you! Freelance animators often dedicate themselves to particular animation commissions (such as explainer videos).

  • Flexibility

    Hiring an animation freelancer allows you to set your own hours and rates relative to the nature of your project. You can assign them work as and when it suits you without the hassle of a long-term contract.

What are you waiting for?

Post a job on Twine now and be matched with a wide range of high quality animators in a matter of hours. If you’ve got any questions then you can ask online animators and they’ll be happy to help you via the public questions feature.

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