Fred Pashe

Freelance Digital Artist & Animal Illustrator

Location:Kirkland, Washington, United States
2 Skills
Objective -
My main objective is to enhance my skills and surround myself with the industries’ best creative people. With 14 years working in television/direct-to-video production, and shipped titles, the skills and software knowledge accumulated has given me much experience.

- 14 years experience
- 3D Character Artist & Environment Artist
- 3D Modeling Supervisor
- Concept Artist
- Shipped title: LOTR: War in the North
- Shipped title: Ascend: Hand of Kul
- TV Production: Spider-man MTV series
- TV Production: Action Man, Reboot, Barbie

3ds Max, Maya, ZBrush, Photoshop, Unity, XSI 5.0, The Gimp, 3D Coat, Corel Draw, Perforce

Experience -

Sept 2010 - August 2013
Signal Studios – Character Artist
Kirkland, Washington
- Next gen titles, Mobile games using custom in-house game engine
- Created 3D Models and textures for characters and environments
- Sculpted high end models in ZBrush, created normal maps, diffuse and specular maps
- Conceptual work for armor and creatures
- Software used; ZBrush, 3D Coat, Photoshop and Maya, Perforce, Unity

March 2007 - Sept 2010
Snowblind Studios- Character Artist
Bothell, Washington
- Next Gen titles using custom in house game engine
- Lord of the Rings: War in the North
- Modeled creatures such as Urgost the Dragon, The Great Eagles and various Trolls
- Modeled & textured the characters and monsters
- Software used ZBrush, Photoshop and 3ds Max

June 2005 – Jan 07
Freelance - Contract
- Created 3D models and renders
- Worked on a personal comic book project which has been an on-going task
- Trained myself in 3ds Max, ZBrush, and Maya 6

August 1999 - 2005
Mainframe Entertainment Inc. – Supervisor Character Artist
Vancouver, BC, Canada
- Spider-man (MTV Series), Max Steel (Series & Direct-to-Video)
- Productions such as Reboot, Action Man, Barbie and Popeye
- Modeling Supervisor with a team of 30 modelers to mentor
- Worked closely with the show's producer, supervising animators, and FX supervisors

Sept 1997 - May 1998
Seneca College of Applied Arts & Technology
Toronto, Ontario
- Certificate in Alias Wavefront Power Animator.
- Certificate in Softimage.

UCLA Extension
Sept 1990 - March 1991
Los Angeles, CA
- Computer Graphics / Graphic Arts program

- Fine Arts & Native American themed artwork
- Canadian Native Art Contest award winner
- Cover artist for National Aboriginal Newspaper 4 years
- Highly involved into Native Spiritualism and mythology
- Enjoy sports and body building
- Enjoy exploring new art styles when creating CG models
- Collecting comic books and action figures
Skills (2) Rating
Digital Art
Animal Illustration