Jeff Brennan

Freelance Comic Artist & Children's Book Illustrator

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Location:Brooklyn, New York, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/jeffbrennan
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Jeff Brennan
2030 64th street
Brooklyn, NY11204
347-436-6031
jeffwildstar@aol.com
jeffbrennan.com

OBJECTIVE: A full-time or freelance artist position

SKILLS:
Hand illustration, storyboard/animation art, comic book art, Photoshop, Illustrator, Lightwave 3d, Maya Fusion, After Effects, Graphite (package structure), Product photography, product comping, Mac and PC, ability to speak basic Japanese

EXPERIENCE:

FULL-TIME

Silk Road theatre project, 04/11 (Beijing, China)
Storyboards, compositing, and 3D modelling

Dream Animation 02/11-04/11(Beijing, China)
Storyboard artist

ACG International 05/10-02/11(Beijing, China)
Storyboard, compositing and visual effects teacher.

Fisher Price, Samples Assistant, 3/00-09: Responsible for the supervising and coordinating of freelance artists’ work and schedules, illustration of package art and the assembling of box comps

Tyco Pre-School (bought by Fisher Price) Full-time Freelance Artist, 7/99-2/00: Illustrated line art and assembled box comps

Natural Science Industries, Full-time Freelance Artist, 12/98-3/00: Painted prototypes, toy designs and “how-to” illustrations, control art and box comp assembly

Columbia Tri-Star Children’s Animation, Storyboard Revision Artist, 8/96-12/98: Illustration of storyboards, backgrounds and clean-up for “Jumanji”, “Dragon Tales”, “Extreme Ghostbusters” and “Project Geeker” cartoons

Remco Toys, Full-time Freelance Artist, 10/94-9/95: Package designs, control art and box comp assembly

T.T.C. Animation, Storyboard Artist, 11/91-9/94: Backgrounds, storyboards and character designs for “The Toysters”

D.C. Comics, Staff Artist, 5/91-10/91: Art corrections and lettering

FREELANCE

I'm in it (Children's book publishing) 06/11-present

World Wide fx 2d composting and roto-ing "the Expendables" (2010)

Pepsi products "Amp'd up" presentation storyboards

Four Horsemen productions "Magma Corps" promotional CG film

Heroic Publishing, Inker of “Tigress”, “Flare”, “Liberty Girl” and “League of Champions” comic books, 1995-2007

Bongo Comics, Penciler “Bart Simpson”, 10/25/2005

Readers Digest, 6/22/2003-present: Children's book dept. Prepare displays for book fairs

Felix the Cat Productions, Storyboard artist “Baby Felix and Friends”, 4/25/2003

Magnet Pictures, Full-time Freelance Artist: Involved in clean-up and inbetweening for the animation of the opening of the “Rosie O’Donnell” show, the end credits of “The Nanny”, X-Men toy commercials, and Eggleston Health Care commercial,1995-1996

Stretch Films, Full-time Freelance Artist: Responsible for clean-up, inbetweening and prop design for “The Chicken from Outer Space” and the Cartoon Network’s “Courage the Cowardly Dog”, 1995-1996

Triumphant Comics, Inker “Riot Gear”, 1995

D.C. Comics, Inker of the “Deathstroke the Terminator” comic book, 1994

D.C. Comics, Inking Assistant, Assistant to Brett Breeding, Superman inker, 5/91-10/91

EDUCATION:

The Digital Animation and Visual Effects School 9/08-graduated 9/09

Joe Kubert School of Cartoon & Graphic Art, Dover, NJ, Graduated 1991

Ft. Lauderdale Art Institute, Fort Lauderdale, FL, Attended 9/87-7/88