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Sigrid Quade

Freelance Animator & Digital Artist

Location:Prairie Village, Kansas, United States
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Sigrid Quade  

-Date of Birth- 1/23/1989
-Age- 23

      -Fanatic Studio Illustrations (stock illustration studio)

    -College- Kansas City Art Institute
        -Animation Major
        -Dean's Honorable Mention/Dean's List
        -$15,000 per year merit scholarship  
        -Graduated in May 2011 with a B.F.A

-Art Experience
    -4 years of animation    
        -3rd year- Senior Graduation Animation film
                  -5 minute film animated in Flash CS3 
                    -compiled in After Effects
                  -frame rate at 30 fps 
                  -character animation 

        -2nd year- digital animation
                  -worked in digital ink & paint in Photoshop, After Effects, digital puppets, Maya, and Flash CS3
                    -class in animation pre-production
                    -worked on character development, character model sheets, backgrounds, basic cinematography, animatics (worked in groups)

        -1st year- basics such as walk cycle, weight test, etc.
                -worked in hand-drawn, stop motion, and CS3 Flash  

    -Various Illustration Electives
        -Experimental Illustration
            -worked on various experimental illustrations based on various assignments prompts 
                -worked with various materials such as colored-pencils, found objects, digital collage, etc.
        -Editorial Illustration
            -class focused on illustration based on client work
                -examples- illustration for magazine article, newspaper article, non-for-profit poster, etc.
            -mostly worked with digital media; primarily Photoshop CS3

    -Self-taught illustration and comics work 

-Professional art experience
    -Inking for Brand X Studio
        -inking illustrations for coloring book
    -Animation for Brand X Studio/Jesco Resources Inc.
        -Animation for training presentation
    -Various freelance illustration commissions for internet clientele

-Skill sets.
        -Flash CS3
        -digital ink & paint in Photoshop CS3
        -Final Cut
        -After Effects
        -hand-drawn cell animation
        -limited stopmotion
        -digital puppets

        -traditional media
            -ink  (brush, brush markers, pen, Microns) 
            -colored pencils 
            -Copic/Prismacolor Markers
        -digital media
            -Photoshop CS3
            -Flash CS3  
            -Limited Illustrator CS3
            -Limited InDesign CS3
            -Adobe After Effects

        -newspaper strip format
        -graphic novel/comic book format  

    -Computer literacy
        -can work Photoshop CS3, Adobe After Effects, Flash CS3, Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, and so on.
        -vaguely familiar with Illustrator, Final Cut and Maya
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Digital Art