Malcomb Davis - Illustration
3D / ILLUSTRATION EXPERIENCE
ROBIN SMITH DESIGNS 2008 – 2011
3D Animator / Illustrator Freelance (Robin Smith Supervisor)
Created 3D artwork ( Maya ) for children’s games toys and craft-kits. Involving precise calculation from mock-up ( foam core, etc. ) to 3D world using all movements, colors, and textures (created in Photoshop). Preliminary concept sketches in various digital and traditional media were also required.
LEAPFROG PUBLISHING 2006-2007
Book Illustrator (Sharon Harkey Supervisor)
Lead Illustrator for educational / interactive book for E.S.L. students. I coordinated with creatives for specific “ on model “ characters to be rendered in positions and backgrounds to combine with electronic aspects of book.
NBC - TV Feb. - Sept. 2007
Illustrator / Cartographer (Dea Jesnen Art Director)
The traditional (pen and ink, gouache and watercolor ) creation of illustrated clue props: the main S.S.B. Flag, period maps, and period letters on the television show “ Treasure Hunter “. This also included digital media for scanning, manipulation, distressing and exporting.
SHOOTFOLIO 2004 - 2006
Illustrator / Conceptor (Various Agents)
Visual translation of script for all production crew to follow. Duties include drawing (pencil and marker ) up to 35 frames a day, rendering in color. This includes feature films, commercials & gaming clients .
SUISSA / MILLER ADVERTISING 2000 - 2004
Illustrator ( Digital / Traditional ) Beth Knoll Supervisor, S.M. is now a part of Dailey & Assoc.)
In charge of comprehensive department as in house Illustrator for presentations and emailable animatics. Utilizing traditional media and digital software. Using Illustrator, Photoshop ,Flash and After Effects.
Clients: Mervyn's, Beechnut, Boston Market, and Princess Cruises.
‘BABYSITTER WANTED” Original Film Jonas Barnes, Director
"ONE MANS HERO" Warner Brothers Lance Hool, Director
"THE BIG HIT" Sony Pictures Entertainment Kirk Wong, Director
"PHANTOMS" Miramax Films Joe Chappelle, Director
"KISS THE GIRLS" Paramount Pictures Gary Fleder, Director
"CROW 2" Pressman Films Tim Pope, Director
A complete commercial list is available upon request.
EDUCATION & SKILLS
California State University at Long Beach. - B.F.A. in Illustration. 1993
Art Center College of Design – Illustration 1997
BookShop - Advertising 2003
Gnomon School of Visual Effects - Maya & Z-brush 2008
• Digital skills: Maya, Zbrush, Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Quark, Flash, and After Effects (current
versions) in both Macintosh or P.C. platforms.
• Skilled with gouache, watercolor, acrylic, oil, marker, pen and ink, airbrush, scenic painting & murals.
• Understanding of offset and screen-printing in both RBG and CMYK formats.
• Enthusiastic, detailed, on time, well organized, able to meet deadlines, work well under pressure, and work
equally well with others or solo.
References are available upon request.