Self motivated individual looking for full, part time, or internship employment as an animator/concept and story artist. Comprehensive knowledge of both Windows and Macintosh operating systems. Extensive experience and fluency in Adobe software including Photoshop, Flash, and AfterEffects. Excels in collaborative group settings but is dedicated enough to meet deadlines and finish projects even when working alone.
Freelance Artist 2007-Present
•Illustrator, Animator and Cartoonist for various companies and independent commissioners.
Customer Service Representative, Real Canadian Superstore August 2010 – Present
Photographer/Cashier, Real Canadian Superstore August 2009 – August 2010
•Created an excellent customer service experience through addressing customer inquiries, booking appointments, assisting with photo selection, fulfilling orders quickly and accurately
•Routine duties included having to cook, assemble, and serve food
•Janitorial skills required for clean, neat presentation of service area
•Cashier duties processing cash, debit cards and credit card transactions
•Cleaning, maintaining, and operating the photography equipment
•Trained in the electronics department and overnight crew
Honors Graduate with a 3.66/4.00 GPA
Featured on various artist community websites such as deviantART and Newgrounds
Traditional Animation Program
International Academy of Design and Technology, Toronto ON 2007-2008
•Studies include foundation skills such as life drawing, color theory, graphic and spatial design.
•Animation studies cover a wide medium including traditional 2D and Flash, as well as a range of post editing programs such as After Effects and Premiere
Bachelor of Applied Arts (Animation) Program
Sheridan College, Oakville ON Enrolled for September 2011
•Accepted into the BAAA program at Sheridan College with a 3.32/4.00 portfolio review score