United Kingdom
Last online: 3 months ago
Available to hire

Lara Mesanza Burke is an artist, designer and maker. She studied metal design at NCAD, The National College of Art and Design in Dublin, Ireland. After finishing with a First Class Honours Degree at NCAD she furthered her studies in Alicante Spain, where she studied a Masters in shoe and accessory design finishing top of her class.
The combination of metal design and accessory design has given her great spacial awarness and a love for precision, geometry and structure. These characteristics are illustrated throughout her variaty of work which spans from Metal bags to geometrical ballpen drawings. She is currently travelling around the world and using her photographs as inspiration for her drawings as well as working as a part time freelance illustrator creating an array of projects, from illustrating a World War II inspired board game, adult coloring books to childrens book illustrations. Lara wishes to further her career in this field and to be able to create, design, draw and make to her heart’s content.

Day rate= 150 EURO ( 6 HOURS)
25€ per hour/
28.56$ per hour/
22.26£ per hour

Employment and project experience

2018-Present - Freelance Illustrator for “Cult Of Killers”

2018 - Childrens Book Illustrator

August Board Game illustrator for Christian Bub

March-June Book Illustrator for Kac Young

January Mural Artist , Penang, Malaysia

2017-May Book illustrator for Verbania Publishing

2014 Intern at Fabulously Fetish in London, UK

2013 Intern at Handmade leather goods in Alicante, Spain

Qualifications and education

First Class Honors Degree in Metal, Ceramics and Glass design, at The National College of Art and Design, Dublin, Ireland

Masters in Shoe and Accessory design at COCO, Alicante, Spain

Standard Rate:
$170 per day ($21.25 per hour)

Industry Experience:
Media & Entertainment, Computers & Electronics, Other

Gear & Software Experience:
Adobe Photoshop ( Expert )
Adobe Illustrator ( Expert )
CorelDraw ( Intermediate )
Microsoft Excel ( Intermediate )

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