Education & Qualifications
Shipston High School September 1999 – July 2004
Art GCSE (A)
Stratford Upon Avon College September 2004 – July 2007
Foundation Art and Design (Merit); Intermediate Art and Design (Pass); Key skills in ICT Level 2 (Pass).
University Of Gloucestershire September 2007 – January 2012
BA Hons Animation & Interactive Media: 2.1
Masters Visual Communication: Pass
Ragdoll Animation June 2011
Animation Company in Stratford upon Avon
• Worked side by side with lead animator James Child, on current children’s television programmes; worked on character animation and principals of GCI.
BBC - Birmingham September 2009
• Runner on TV series ‘Doctors’; helped with post-production video editing.
422 Animations June 2009
Animation Company in Bristol
• Worked with top animators on television adverts and television programme introductions.
Ousbey Carriages January 2000 – December 2011
Stratford-upon-Avon Horse Drawn Carriage Workplace
• Apprentice to a highly skilled Coach painter, worked on some historical vehicles such as the duke of Westminster’s carriages and Rolls Royce silver ghost.
Royal Shakespeare Company June 2007 – July 2007
Theatre in Stratford upon Avon.
• Scenic Painter – worked closely with the lead artist on the RSC production of Hamlet. Individually designed the throne and carpet for the royal hall scene.
Stratford Photography Studio
Photography Studio in the hart of Stratford upon avon May 2009
• Worked along side the head of photography on family photo shoots
• Worked on the editing of the photographs using photoshop
Skills, Interests & Achievements
Animation: Skills with Adobe After effects, good skills with Adobe Photoshop, competent with Adobe Flash, 3D May & Z-brush, and 3D Blender.
Sport: Rugby: Play for my local and university teams. American Football: Member of Gloucestershire Gladiators team (middle linebacker) from 2007-12. Kung Fu: Red Belt in Lou Gar. Boxing: Former University Boxing Captain (2008-10)
Art: Excellent drawing skills and creativity; have sold pieces on E-bay and in local exhibitions
IT Skills: Good computer skills; competent with MS Office programs.