Portrait and Comic Book Artists or Studio

  • Web Design & Dev
  • Anywhere

We are seeking freelance portrait and comic artists or studio, working remotely.

Intercom is hiring a portrait and comic book artist or studio to join our freelance team. Shortlisted artists will be asked to complete one illustration called “Intercard” as described below, which will be compensated in the amount of $175 USD. Successful candidates will transition to a regular freelance job and will be required to produce 25 Intercards per month at the same dollar rate per each Intercard.

Project Details 

At Intercom, employee anniversaries are marked with an Intercard – a digital, full color illustration in a trading card format. It requires a realistic portrait of an employee, and a scene of the employee’s hobbies, accomplishments, etc., as provided by their team in a creative brief.

Please see samples of work linked in “Apply on” and the level of detail required. Your own comic book style is welcome, if similar to samples. 

Skills & Requirements

  • Professional portrait and comic book artist or studio
  • Strong digital illustration skills in anatomy, realistic faces, and composition
  • Can autonomously interpret and visualise creative briefs 
  • Can illustrate with 2?4 weeks notice per assignment
  • Can deliver up to 25 Intercards monthly 
  • Great command of the English language and communication skills
  • Open to long term collaboration and can start ASAP

Submissions will be ignored if

  • Your work samples is a concept art and/or painting style 

  • You can’t draw realistic faces 

  • Relevant samples are not attached to your email

How to Apply

To be considered for the paid trial, send an email to sebastian@intercom.io with “Intercards Trial 2021” in the subject line. Including the following in the email:

  • Your full name

  • Country of residence

  • 5+ relevant samples of your work, attached to the email (15MB or less total) 

  • A link your online portfolio

*Due to volume, we can only respond to candidates we are interested in.

**No payment in advance. $175 USD paid upon delivery of completed artwork by wire in Europe or cheque in USA.

Applications close 20 November 2021. 

Good luck! We look forward to your submissions 🙂

Sebastian Jaster
Senior Brand Producer

Source: Behance JobList