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A proficent, graphics and software professional with 6 years of diverse creative experience and a resourceful artist efficient in formulating succesful solutions.
The Art Institute of CA San Diego
Bachelor of Science in Media Arts and Animation
Pixel Ground, Hollywood, CA
• Developed branding, web design, print and web graphics, Illustrations, and video production concepts on a daily basis.
• Managed scheduling and accounting solutions to meet client goals.
• Coordinated with vendors to achieve successful production of creative products.
• Effectively communicated with clients to identify and develop appropriate artistic vision and approach to the project.
The Adventures of Footenbarn, Los Angeles, CA
Illustrator and Concept Artist:
• Applied forward-thinking techniques in the creation process by combining the use of 3D, Raster and Vector Programs.
• Established a consistent brand for a series of children’s books.
• Designed environments, characters, and vehicles.
• Illustrated a 41 page full-colored children’s book.
Imajimation Studios, Los Angeles, CA
• Sustained functional machines by resolving errors and habitually cataloging files in a coherent organization.
• Optimized large scenes and models by eliminating unnecessary polygons for effective processing and rendering.
• Taught effective modeling techniques and logical UV unwraps to Junior Staff.
• Developed a workflow to combine Maya and Cinema 4D for use by foreign animators.
• Developed a repeatable process to generate UV unwraps for texturing by team members.
FOX 6/MYTV 13 Studios, San Diego, CA
• Performed advanced image manipulation for Infographic content.
• Generated campaign and event graphics for large format print media.
• Assisted day time tv actors and actresses in preparation for video shoots.
• Coordinated with Producers to set up campaigns in Petco Park Baseball Stadium to promote the network’s new image.
Premiere PRO CS5
After Effects CS5
TVPaint Animation 9.5
Moho/Anime Studio Pro
Sketchbook PRO 2011
Microsoft Office Plus 2010