I am a talented, detail-oriented, and dedicated Graphic Designer and Animator with an academic background in art and animation, traditional and 3D I have extensive experience with the principals of animation and design, and am thoroughly familiar with the modern and classic techniques to produce good, appealing movement and art, as well as the software used in the process. I seek new and exciting ways to challenge myself in the creative industry, and look forward to learn and invent new ways of making exciting images and worlds that spark the imagination.
Summary of Qualifications
• Knowledgeable of the principals of animation and design and what makes effective and appealing movement and imagery.
• Studied animation at FullSail University and graduated with a Bachelor's of Science majoring in computer animation, and gained honorary mention in Communications and Storyboarding classes.
• Experience with traditional and computer animation, specifically in Autodesk Maya, Blender, TVPaint, ToonBoom Animate, and Adobe Flash.
• Thorough knowledge of Adobe products, specifically Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, and Flash.
• Experience with inking line work and coloring frames of animation using vector shapes and bitmaps.
• Experience with compositing software such as Apple Shake and Adobe After Effects.
• Knows how to read and write exposure sheets.
• High level of experience with OSX, Windows XP/Vista/7/8
• Exemplary communication skills with an aptitude for building strong relationships within a team environment.
Software: Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Flash, Shake, Maya, Blender, TVPaint, ToonBoom Animate, Windows Office
Mediums: ink, oil, acrylic, digital(vector shapes, digital paint, compositing video)
Operating Systems: OSX, Windows(XP, Vista, 7,8)
Videology – Freelance Graphic Designer, 08/2012 – present
Advertisement elements for national and international brands’ campaigns.
• Click activators/video overlays
• Branded players
• EyeView adverts
• Misc. call-to-action based adverts
• 3d/traditional animation
A Bad Idea – Freelance Graphic Designer, 10/2011 – 02/2012
Designed their farewell album.
Nowhere Pictures – Freelance Graphic Designer & Consultant, 02/2011 – 09/2011
Designed their logo and consulted in design and post-production for a video.
T&P Photography – Freelance Graphic Designer, 02/2011 – 03/2011
Designed their logo.
Bachelor of Science(BS) in Computer Animation, FullSail University, Winter Park, FL, October 2008
Graduated from FullSail University with honors in Storyboarding and Communications classes.
Graduated from high school with Academic Honors.