Rachael Glasgow

Freelance 3D Animator & Animator

Location:Richmond, Virginia, United States
2 Skills
Rachael Glasgow

Notable Projects:
o 2011 - "The Lost Sheep", Animated Short, Silver Winner of 2011 Brass Ring Awards Show
o 2011 – “Life of The Small”, awarded and chosen for VCU undergraduate research grant to record microscopic life under a video microscope over the course of 2011-2012. Research and artistic exploration will be presented to a large audience in November 2012.
o 2011 - "Time Lost", Short Film, accepted into juried Kinetic Imaging student show
o 2009 - "Micro in a Macro World" Photoshop Illustration, Contest Winner within the VCU art school
o 2009 – “City Lights” Painting won second place in the Fredericksburg city art show

Software Skills
• Adobe Photoshop • Adobe After Effects • Adobe Flash
• Adobe Soundbooth • Adobe InDesign • Adobe Premiere Pro
• Adobe Illustrator • Audacity • DVD Studio Pro
• Final Cut Pro • HTML • CSS
• Microsoft word • Microsoft PowerPoint •Adobe Dreamweaver
• 3D Maya Autodesk

2009- Present (Graduating December 2012) B.F.A., Kinetic Imaging, Minor in Painting and Printmaking
Virginia Commonwealth University
Current GPA:
4.0 (within Kinetic Imaging), 3.7 (overall).

Extra Curricular Activities:

Kinetic Imaging Student Advisory Counsel Representative

Elected as the current Student Advisory Counsel Representative for the department of Kinetic Imaging 2011-2012. Students within the Advisory Counsel were nominated on the basis of excellent academic achievement and GPA, the students leadership abilities, communication skills, and artistic achievement.

Faculty Member: jlsymula@vcu.edu

Inter Varsity Christian Fellowship:

Leadership Team : Small Group Leader 2010-2011
Planned community events, led a weekly small group, organized community service activities.

Faculty Member: kipahart@gmail.com

Work Experience

May 2008- November 2008 Daily Grind Coffee
Worked in a high paced environment, providing excellent customer service. Worked as Coffee Barista, Cashier, and helped in various departments.

2009 - Present Free Lance Artist
Fredericksburg and Richmond, VA
Worked individually as a free lance artist--commissioned for painting landscapes, portraits, etc. Commissioned to design wedding invitations and website logos for various patrons.

April 2009 - January 2011 Wegmans
Worked in a high paced environment, providing excellent customer service. Worked as Coffee Barista, Cashier, and helped in various departments.

May 2010 – Present Nanny
Fredericksburg, Richmond VA
Provided childcare for various families in the area. Certified CPR, First Aid, and Lifeguard to provide excellent security for children in any environment.

August 2011 – Present Creative Director/Animator at Bobalicious
Richmond, VA
Creates commercial animations for Bobalicious: a frozen yogurt and boba tea franchise company. Plans and coordinates events for the company, while working with a creative advertisement team. Direct and creates graphics and story boards. Works as the head producer for the short animations, while composing music scores and tunes for the company’s name as well.

Abilities and Strengths
Able to adapt into any creative process, main focus areas include: animation (After Effects, stop motion, hand drawn, electronic, 3D animation, etc.), video (emphasis area in shooting, cinematography, editing), and sound production. Has a well trained background in fine arts such as painting, sculpture, and photography. Versatile to any means of artistic production or design such as – graphic design—logos, brochures, advertisements, websites, etc.

Working Traits
Hardworking under pressure and high paced environments. Able to be creative and innovative, creating work that is exciting and out of the ordinary. Brings attention through art in any project to get a point across. Able to meet with a clients goals for a project, and collaborate on different ideas. Goes above and beyond, higher than expectations or requirements for a specified project. Ready to learn new things and excite people for an upcoming project.

Website: rachaelglasgow.com
Vimeo: http://vimeo.com/user5069135/videos
Skills (2) Rating
3D Animation