Jerry Hunter

Freelance Digital Artist & Illustrator

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Location:Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/jerryhunter
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JARED HUNTER
Jleehunter@gmail.com
www.Theartoflibris.com

EDUCATION
• Georgia State University Graduated 2008 *** Laude , BFA in Drawing, Painting, Printmaking
• 4 Walt Disney World Internships, (2003-2007) Studied Business Communication(2003)

QUALIFICATIONS
*Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, After Effects, Flash)
*Specialize in Renaissance-style draftsmanship
*Minor animation work
*Microsoft Office Suite: Word, Powerpoint, Excel
*HTML
*Intermediate literacy in Japanese and Mandarin
*Proficient in Multi-tasking and working in fast paced environment
*Efficient self-starter
*Unique ability to create solutions and involve leadership whenever necessary

Special Interests
*Typography
*Archaic language
*17th -19th century fashions
*Confectionary arts

Artists Table, Anime Weekend Atlanta 2009,2010
*Sold several pieces of original artwork including:
*hand-made fabric scrolls
*oil paintings
*paper scrolls
*art reproductions
*Also constructed costumes for both conventions


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

WILLIAM IVEY LONG STUDIOS, New York, NY
Costume Design and Construction Internship January-April 2011
Organization of swatches and costumes, costume bibles, and costume plots for The School For Lies and Catch Me if You Can
*Shopped fabrics, gathering swatches
*Implemented fabric selection for several shows
*Book-Keeping of petty cash for production expenses
*Assemblage of select costume accessories for designer approval
*Assisted in minor costume repairs for shows and photoshoots
*Use of industrial sewing machines, home machines, and pearl serger

Involved shows include:
*Catch Me if You Can Neil Simon Theatre (Original Broadway Production)
*The School For Lies Classic Stages Theatre Company
*Lucky Guy Little Schubert Theatre


ATLANTA OPERA, Atlanta, GA
Supernumerary, 2009-2010

Production Intern for AIDA, February-April 2010
*Interpretation of stage elevations
*prop maintenance (painting, drilling, etc.), material pick up, and attendance of production meetings.
*Atlanta Opera Costume Shop;
*Repairs and replacement of damaged costumes/accessories,
*Use of industrial and home sewing machines, hand-stitching for delicate pieces

Other experiences include puppeteer work for the Atlanta Opera’s Die Zauberflute (2010), and set construction for Synchronicity Theatre’s Bunnicula (2009

WOODRUFF ARTS CENTER, Atlanta, Ga
Box Office/ Lead Ticket Agent, 2006-Present
*responsible for processing ticketing requests,
*resolving patron discrepancies, heavy patron contact
*internal liaison between departments, call center and
*general knowledge of classical music & theatre.
Alliance Subscriptions, May 2010-January 2011
*tailor theatre subscription packages to accommodate individual tastes and requests
*script reading and analysis
*outbound calls to resolve patron account discrepancies, and processing of complimentary tickets for the Woodruff Campus

WALT DISNEY WORLD RESORT, Orlando, FL
Paid Internship/Seasonal Intern Alumnus, August 2003-October 2007
*provided excellent guest service
*functioning in heavy guest contact,
*cash handling, food handling ,lifted heavy loads 30+ lbs, working nights, weekends, and holidays
Magic Kingdom Attractions, 2005-2007
*Pirates of the Caribbean, Haunted Mansion, Jungle Cruise
*ability to work in extreme weather conditions, gave guided tours (20+ a day)
*gave costumed and themed performances to enhance guest experience
*Assisted in guests in Mandarin and Japanese
Skills (2) Rating
Digital Art
Illustration