Daniel Stone

Freelance 3D Graphic Designer & 3D Animator

Location:Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
2 Skills
Professional seeking a fulltime position within an established company with opportunity for advancement to utilize acquired skills, education, and knowledge in the Graphic Arts, and Game Design fields.

Bachelors of Science in Digital Entertainment and Game Design Sept.2009-Sept.2011
Associates of Applied Science in Computer Drafting and Design Jun.2007-Aug.2009
ITT Technical Institute, Henderson, NV

Technical Skills:
Modeling 3D/ Game Development – creating 3D characters, animations, character rigging, UVW unwraps, texturing, lighting, story boards, level layouts, concept art, character turnarounds.

• Microsoft Office- Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
• AutoCAD 08 and 10
• 3DS Max 08 and 10
• Maya
• Photoshop/Illustrator CS3,4,5
• Flash CS3,4,5
• 10 key
• Able to use- plotters, scanners, printers, copiers, and fax

• Created two 3D animations with 3DS Max and Photoshop for the textures.
• Created a 3D maze, and a Battle Field using the Unreal 3 game engine and 3DS Max for the models
• Senior project in Capstone, we created a playable game demo of our first stage using 3DS max for the modeling and animating, Photoshop for the textures, and Unity for the game engine.
• Contracted work with DMATRIX located in Las Vegas, NV creating digital paints for card game.
• Contracted work with Genius Galaxy, creating digital manipulations and 3D work and character modeling, rigging, un-wrap _ texturing, and animation.

Work Experience:
Adjunct Teachers (09-2011/present)
ITT Technical Institute
• Teaching, Subbing, and Tutoring Visual Communication classes, consisting of 3D and Photoshop/art related classes.
Teachers Assistant/Tutor (05-2009/08-2011)
ITT Technical Institute
• Assist teachers with classroom prep and instruction, and assist students with any additional questions obtaining to the labs assigned.
• Tutor drafting students in AutoCAD08 and 10, 3DS Max, Photoshop, and Illustrator.

Barista (06-2009/10-2009)
Starbucks Coffee, Las Vegas, NV
• Made all the coffee and other drinks on the menu for customers, and took the orders.
• Placed on store drive through most of the time due to good customer service skills.

MS (Mess Specialist) (04-1999/04-2003)
US Navy, Ingleside, TX
• Cooked all meals for the crew on board the ship and worked as a JOD/ who’s in charge of bringing all the food out for the cook for the next day to keep the galley flowing smoothly.
Skills (2) Rating
3D Graphic Design
3D Animation