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Art Institute of Washington: Arlington, VA - Jan. 2009 – 2012
Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Media Arts & Animation
QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS
-Fluent in English, Spanish -Skilled in all aspects of Windows and Mac Operating Systems -Traditional and Digital Illustration, Traditional & digital Animation, Concept Art, Sequential Art
Visual Development, Storyboards
-Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Flash, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premiere, Autodesk Maya
TechChange - Illustrator/Graphic Designer (Sept. 2012 - Present)
Create graphics and simple animations for online courses on the use of technology in addressing social and global challenges.
Trader Joe’s - Sign Artist (September. 2011 – August 2012)
Create handmade signs designed to sell products and decorate aisles.
Zombie Sheeple Inc. – Story Artist/Animator (Dec. 2011 – June 2012)
Concept, storyboards and 2D animation for music video “Patience is Virtue”
U.S. Coast Guard: Born Ready – Concept Artist (Oct. 2011 – Dec. 2011)
Early pre-production team, concept and storyboard artist for Android App Developed for United States Coast Guard
ER Illustrations/AiW – Hunt for the Jade Jaguar animation (July 2011 – Sept. 2011)
Pre-production crew, lead storyboard and character design artist.
Alfa8 – Storyboard Artist (March 2008 – June 2008)
Pre-production, crew member on an independent short film production. Lead storyboard artist and consultant. Lead character artist.
EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES/ AWARDS
-Featured Artist of “Collage of Artists” at Montgomery College, Md.
-Hispanic Academic Awards, guest artist - 2006
-Montgomery College Digital Art Show - 2006
-Advanced Placement Studio Art (Final score: 5/5)
-Albert Einstein High School Mural painting (2004)