Resume


Education

School of Visual Arts

Master of Fine Art: Computer Art

2010 - 2012

Washington University in St. Louis

Bachelor of Fine Art: Painting

2006 - 2010


Courses

SVA

3D Modeling and Animation I & II, Motion Graphics Thesis I & II, Storyboarding, Game Design.

WUSTL

Anatomy & Figure Studies, Color Theory, Foundation Drawing, Painting Thesis I & II


SKILLS

2D

 Adobe Photoshop *

Adobe Illustrator *

Adobe InDesign *

Adobe Dreamweaver 

 

 Motion

Adobe After Effects *

Adobe Premiere Pro *

Avid Pro Tools *

 

* denotes advanced to expert proficiency

3D

Blender *

Autodesk Maya

Modo *

ZBrush *

 

 Code

HTML/CSS *

Sass *

PHP *

JQuery

MySQL

UNIX


Employment

Concept Artist, Illustrator & Graphic Designer

Freelance Artist: New York, NY

August 2012 - Present

Concept artist, art director and narrative designer for ‘Foreigner’, an original science-fiction game concept. Scope of duties include:

- Key art illustrations and storyboards

- Character and weapon concept designs, turnarounds and orthogonals.

- 3D models and sketches for prop and environment concepts

Contract illustrator/designer for start-ups, and small businesses. 

- Consult with clients to modernize and re-brand logos, print advertisements and company web pages.

- Clarify project objectives with design documents, mock-ups and interactive website demos.

Art Department Graphic Designer & Props Master

Derby City Productions: Louisville, KY

November 2012 - March 2013

 - Efficiently illustrated, edited and designed logos, banners and hero props for the independent film ‘Split.’

- Designed and animated supplementary film sequences in After Effects and Premiere.

- Orchestrated prop acquisition and distribution. 

- Assisted in location preparation and set dressing. 

Digital Comics Intern

Marvel Entertainment: New York, NY

Prepared graphic novel spreads for digital viewing by proficiently fixing pages, and denoting viewable areas on the page for an online comic reading service.


Organizations

International Game Developers Association

January 2014 - Present


HONORS

Communication Arts Illustration Annual 58

Shortlist Finalist: Street Race