Sara Kanavel

Freelance Digital Artist & Artist

Location:Chico, California, United States
2 Skills
CSU Chico Bachelor of Arts, Option in Studio Art, Emphasis in Painting and Drawing 2012
Major-Specific GPA: 3.7
Lassen Community College, additional art classes taken 2006-2007
California State Summer School of the Arts, units taken 2006
California State Art Scholar Award Received
Danu, Bali Art Tour, units taken 2008
Traditional Balinese art, taught by Balinese gurus in Batik painting, Legong Dance, and Gamelan music lessons

Jobs Held
Aaron Brothers Chico Store, Sales Associate 2011
Cashier duties, store organization, aiding in framing and frame wrapping

Fifth Sun, Art Intern 2012
Designed graphic apparel for licenses and major retailers
Chico State Game Studios, concept artist, concept art lead 2011-2012
Developed User Interface for games, designed several main characters and environments, as well as other critical art assets
Lead the same team the following semester, directing and assigning relevant activities, daily critiques, as well as continuing UI design

Chico Peace and Justice Center, secretarial duties, bookkeeping and art for public functions 2007-2008
Aided in organization, filing, receiving and making calls relevant to the CPJC
Organized and helped create cultural events for community

Relevant Skills
Photoshop, Illustrator, Wacom Tablet, perspective, anatomy, colors and composition.

Personal Qualities/Interests
Creative problem solver, easy to work with, learns quickly, likes illustrating, reading, running and gaming.

References Available Upon Request
Skills (2) Rating
Digital Art