Freelance 3D Animator & Animator

Location:Los Angeles, California, United States
2 Skills
To obtain a position as a character animator where I can work within a team environment and further enhance my animation skills.


· Highly skilled character animator with extensive knowledge of Maya Software
· Driven leader who effectively collaborates within a team environment
· Ability to multi-task at various stages of production
· Proficient at executing creative concepts from a client’s perspective,
while utilizing my innovative and creative expertise
· An inventive artist who is self-motivated and passionate about
character animation and development


Animation Mentor
Diploma in Advanced Character Animation Studies

Mentored by:

Dave Vallone -Reel FX Entertainment
Shaun Freeman -Freelance animator at Duncan Studios / Reel FX Entertainment
Paul Allen -Terminal Reality
Marek Kochout -Dreamworks
Peter Kelly -ILM
Mike Stern -Dreamworks

Nominated for Most supportive & Encouraging Student Award for 2010

Production Knowledge

Extensive knowledge of: Maya, After Effects, Real Flow, Shave and a haircut,
Face machine, Photoshop, Flash, Freehand, Illustrator, Final Cut Pro HD

Work Experience

February 7 2011 - July 29 2011
Sony Pictures Imageworks Culver City, CA
· 3d character animator for feature film “Arthur Christmas”

September 2003 - 2011
Freelance Animator Charlotte, NC
· 3D animation with full commercial production experience
· 3D character animation for multiple post-production facilities
· Motion graphic designer who is able to meet stringent deadlines, while retaining the highest standard of quality

July 2002 – August 2003 Character Animator
Film Foundry Charlotte, NC
· Character animator for “Hermie and Wormie” DVD Series
· Special effects animation
· Proficient in character modeling
· Successfully collaborated with colleagues to establish working pipeline

June 1996 – July 2002
Freelance Animator, Personal Business/Owner Charlotte, NC
· Animation for a variety of multimedia projects
· 3D character animation
· Motion graphic designer
Skills (2) Rating
3D Animation