Freedom: A Guide to being Freelance – Part One by David Cousens


Freedom: A Guide to Being Freelance (Part 1) by David Cousens.

I often get asked for advice about freelancing from people who are considering it as a career path, so I thought I’d write it up for everyone to see in a nice visual guide. Parts 2 and 3 will be available over the next 2 days. View the Full-sized version at the Cool Surface tumblr.

External Link: Freedom: A Guide to being Freelance – Part One by David Cousens


Forget reality; you should join David & Sarah Cousens (aka Cool Surface) in their slightly insane, often cheeky and always colourful world of illustration where their heroic robots, surreal monsters, sexy women and adorable animals have excited and entertained in advertising, editorials, exhibitions, professional education, publishing and television work Selected Client List includes Adidas . Advanced Photoshop Magazine . Apps Magazine . BBC . Computer Arts Magazine . Citadel Press . Creative Boom . Digital Arts Magazine . . Frequency Publishing . First Great Western . Geek Beach . Hachette Publishing . Imagine FX Magazine . Kingfisher . Letraset . Mongoose Publishing . New College Swindon . Photoshop Creative Magazine . PSDFan . PSD Tuts+ . Swin City Comics . Tick Tock Publishing . Topless Robot . TransForce Conventions You can see more of their work at and check out their SketchBlog at