M.A. Visual Effects at the Digital Media Arts College, Boca Raton, Florida, expected graduation May 2012
B.S. Studio Art with concentration in 3D Animation (Minors: German, Astronomy) James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Virginia, since Fall 2006 graduated May 2010
Cumulative GPA: 3.743
Major GPA: 3.846
Honors Program since Spring 2007
Warwick High School, Newport News, VA
International Baccalaureate Program
Earned International Baccalaureate Diploma, June 2006
2010 “The UFO Hunt” Sawhill Gallery Undergraduate Art Show, Harrisonburg, VA
2006 “Colorless” Prefaces 2006, Peninsula Fine Arts Center, Newport News, VA
President’s List, James Madison University, Fall 2007
Dean’s List, James Madison University, Fall 2006, Spring 2007, Spring 2008, Fall 2008, Spring 2009, and Fall 2009, Spring 2010.
International Baccalaureate Diploma, Warwick High School, Newport News, Virginia, 2002-2006
ALPOM website design 2008 (http://lhe.jinr.ru/alpom/index.html)
STRELA website design 2007 (http://lhe.jinr.ru/strela/index.html)
Short Novel Cover Page, Erin Harpst, Newport News, VA 2006 (hard copy available)
Teacher Assistant at James Madison University for Professor Peter Ratner, 3D Character Animation, Spring 2010.
Research Project in Astronomy for Professor Herold Butner, Animation of Debris Disks, Spring 2009-Spring 2010.
Anheuser-Busch Gardens Williamsburg, June 2007-August 2007, June 2008-August 2008, June 2009-August 2009, Merchandise Department- German Gifts Shop and Pottery Shop
Experienced in Autodesk Maya, ZBrush, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe inDesign, After Effects, Adobe PremierePro, Corel Painter, openCanvas and PaintTool SAI.
Fluent in Bulgarian, English, German, and Russian; experienced with Japanese.
Art (3D animation, digital art, 3D Modeling)