I am a commercial artist with training in classical and modern drawing techniques, 2D/3D animation, and character and environment design. I am seeking opportunities to work with talented individuals, produce quality commercial work, and grow my skills as an artist and designer.
MiTribe Productions – Freelance Artist – Dec 2016 – Present ; Art Director: Henry Corbet ; Sketched/designed characters for a TV cartoon (currently in pre-production) Worked closely with the Art Director to improve and iterate designs.
Basic Inquiry, Vancouver – Apprenticeship – Mentor: Justin Oglivie Assistant to Mr. Oglivie in setting and running drawing classes.Jan 2013 – Present; Participated in Mr. Oglivie’s classes 3 times per week. Basic Inquiry Board member in 2014.
Atomic Cartoons, Vancouver – 3D Artist May 2012 – Jan 2013; Set up scenes for “Ella the Elephant”, an animated cartoon for children; Worked as part of a team of four artists.
Traditional techniques: graphite, conté, watercolour, oil paints, and sculpting clay.
Interactive online courses completed (Schoolism and CGHub): “Fundamentals of Character Design”, “Fundamentals of Lighting”, “Gesture Drawing”, “Storyboarding”, and “Environment Design”. Live mini-courses completed: “Designing with Colour and Light” by Nathan Fowkes and “Gesture Drawing” by Alex Woo and Louis Gonzales.