Friends (3)

Miguel Ramirez

Freelance Illustrator & Comic Artist

Location:Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Phone: 4167379983
2 Skills
Miguel Armando
Ramirez Castellanos


I am a creative individual who excels at problem-solving and working within a team. I am currently seeking employment.


September 2007 to May 2010 Seneca College
Toronto, ON
Ontario College Diploma, Animation
have thoroughly studied 2D and 3D character animation, modelling, story-boarding, digital painting, and character design with a focus on good storytelling

April 2010 to May 2010 Seneca College
Toronto, ON
Chris Landreth Facial Animation Workshop
studied the anatomy of the face and facial region with Oscar award winning animator Chris Landreth
also studied both realistic facial animation and lip sync

September 2006 to May 2007 Seneca College
Toronto, ON
Ontario College Certificate, Art Fundamentals
experimented with a variety of mediums to produce creative work including: photography, classical painting, collage, typography, and illustrative ink work

2003 to 2004 Escuela Pixel Studios
Bogotá, Cundinamarca, Colombia
Diploma, Basic Introduction to 3D animation
studied 3D modelling with 3D Max and Softimage
studied anatomy, storytelling, production pipeline and animation

work experience

June 2010 to July 2010 Freelance with Alina Urusov
Toronto, ON
Inker and Artist
employed to do inking and drawing for a comic book
gained experience working with a script and following specific art direction
worked with no supervision and communicated efficiently with a director

May 2009 to August 2009 Canada's Wonderland
Toronto, ON
Caricature Artist
worked as a caricature artist for the general public
gained experience doing creative work under pressure and time constraints
worked efficiently within a team of caricature artist with minimal supervision

July 2009 to September 2009 Guelph Mercury Newspaper
Various Locations
employed several times as a caricature artist in order to promote the Guelph Mercury Newspaper at various summer events and festivals
gained organization and time management skills that enabled me to travel to various locations for work


fluent in both Spanish and English

experienced in various software including: Autodesk Maya, Adobe Photoshop, ToonBoom, Adobe Flash, Softimage, After Effects, and 3D Studio Max
experience in: concept art, story-boarding, character design and layout design

Volunteer work

June 2008 to July 2008 Seneca College Toronto, On
Toronto, ON
Assistant Graphic Designer
gained experience in graphic design work as well as in production pipeline
learned to have complete creative freedom and maintain the priorities of my employer


References available upon request.

Toronto, ON • M6E 2G2
Phone (647) - 737 - 9983 • E-mail ITOSART@GMAIL.COM
Skills (2) Rating
Comic Art