To use my art skills to make a decent living.
Well trained to take instructions, work in a fast paced environment, manage to work on my own, work well with others and keep pace in a group project
Computer Skills; Microsoft Word Office, Excel, Pages, Mac and Window experience. Adobe photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, After Effects, Premiere Pro, Storyboard Pro, Lightroom 2, Flash, Maya, ability to use a cintiqe
California State University of Fullerton- Fullerton, CA Graduated August 2012
Bachelors of Arts degree, Animation and Illustration
Relevant Course Work/ Projects
-Illustration, Graphic Design, Special Studies in Storyboarding, Computer Graphics, 2D and 3D design and animation, figure drawing, draftsmanship, business course.
-Course project in Senior year was to create a pre-production package that included story, character designs, storyboarding and production schedule, the final result of which was a animated short film made on our own.
Walter Foster Publishing, Internship 2010 Cleaned up files and assisted in office work, contributed to a published ASI Rep For Pencil Mileage Club 2011-12 Negotiate and communicate financial and budgetary information for the club
Freelance Job July 2014
Created animated storyboard with sounds and music for a customer who wanted to use it as part of a pitch package for his story.
Sedona Studios, CA - Intern, later PT employee (323)224-8565 February-July 2014
Assisted main artist in the creation of vector artwork, interior backgrounds, character bible, and character turnarounds for a developing animation short, worked in Flash to color animation artwork, vector and colored music label logos and created a moving logo in After Effects, made lunch runs for company
Classy Kids Studios, KS - Assistant (913) 385-5006 Fall 2013
Assisted main photographer in putting up portable photo shoot equipment, taking pictures of Pre-K thru Kindergarden aged children and their families, and taking down photo equipment once the shoot is done. Also assisted main photographer in shooting weddings, senior pictures and family portraits. Retouched and edited photos Photoshop, then cropped them in Lightroom, printed and cut photos to size desired by buyer, then filled out orders and deliver to customer.