Bachelor of Fine Arts, Animation
Honors: Dean’s List Fall 2009 to Spring 2011
Major course work: 2D and 3D animation courses, Art History, Life Drawing, Sequential Art , 2D and 3D design
Graduation date: June 2011
Intersection of Online and Offline
Conceptualize and produce logo and print materials.
Completed multiple 2D animation projects that involved production of hand-drawn illustrations and development of character and background designs on shorts for a variety of clients tailored to client specifications. Work involved use of Flash, After Effects, Photoshop, and Toon Boom Animation Pro.
Reboot by Kevin Groff
Concept/ Background/ Storyboard Artist
Provided multiple hand-drawn and animated character designs. Painted 2D backgrounds for 3D environments. [Served as primary storyboard artist for the film?]Storyboarded the film and created detailed scene layouts. Provided art direction to enhance the film’s aesthetic appearance. Work involved use of Maya and Photoshop.
Squarrligan by Sara Crawley
Provided art direction to clean up rough layouts. Digitally painted improved layouts to enhance the film’s aesthetic appearance. Work involved use of Flash and Photoshop.
Yeti by Sean Masterson
Provided art direction to improve film’s aesthetic appearance. Designed and executed digital backgrounds using Photoshop and Flash.
Researched and critiqued a variety of films for customer marketing purposes. Managed store operations and accounted daily sales receipts. Successfully sold premium rental plans to customers.
The Bivings Group
Designed multiple composites for websites and print material by providing original, hand-drawn and digital illustrations using Adobe Illustrator. Applied Adobe Photoshop for color correction and image editing.
References or Reel: Available Upon Request