Naomi Baker

Freelance Fantasy Artist & Storyboarder

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Location:Los Angeles, California, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/naomibaker
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NAOMI BAKER
625 S. Berendo St. #112
Los Angeles, CA, 90005
(310) 383 – 6091
blog: naomiful@blogspot.com
e-mail: naomiful@gmail.com

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Objective:
I am pursuing a career in the gaming/film industry that will allow me to apply my education, skills and passion to creatively compose art and further my knowledge of conceptual design and obtain more skill sets along the way.

Honors/Awards:
Artwork selected to be in Spectrum 15, 2008 Competition
Society of Illustrators New York Student Show 2008
Work showcased on websites of Blizzard and Turbine 2010-2011
Imagine FX feature December 2011

Skills/Tools:
Digital – Photoshop CS4/CS5, Painter IX/X, Maya 2008, Silo, Zbrush 3/3.5, 3D Coat
Traditional – Dry media, Pen and Ink

Experience:
Freelance: Clients include Blizzard, Create Advertising Group, Riot, BLTomato and Phoenix Age.
March 2011 - Present

Illustrator at Create Advertising Group (Freelance): Storyboarding for videogame and movie trailers, cinematics and teasers using Photoshop. March 2011 – Present
Projects include: Twisted Metal, The Avengers, Resistance 3, Soul Calibur 5, Command and Conquer, Wii Go Vacation, Playstation Vita

Concept Artist/3D Modeller at Activision: Junior concept designer on a driven team creating designs and assets for videogames such as DJ Hero (2009), Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2 (2009), Blur (2010), Call of Duty Black Ops (2010). Provided concepts and various assets in production (such as Call of Duty and Guitar Hero) for other various studios within Activision. August 2008 – February 2011

Color Artist at Dark Horse Comics: Providing colors to artists’ penciling and inking
on “The End League” // June 2008 – February 2009

Concept Designer at The Branching Studios: Lead conceptual designer for small film “Bordertown”, based in Richmond, Virginia. Providing pencil sketches and digital paintings of characters and gave insight to tone and environments. // September 2007 – February 2008

Education:
Attended classes at Concept Design Academy in Pasadena, CA // June 2008 – September 2008
Attended classes at Gnomon School of Visual Effects in Hollywood, CA // May 2008 - June 2008
Attended Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia // 2005-2008
Communication Arts Major
Skills (2) Rating
Fantasy Art
Storyboarding