School of Visual Arts New York, NY Fall 2013 - Spring 2017
BFA Computer Animation and VFX
Senior Thesis Work:
3D Modeling on student academy award winning Taking the Plunge Thesis Film
Visual Development on Unmasked Thesis Film
Genius Plaza Clifton Park, NY November 2017 - September 2018
- created illustrations, animation assets, character designs, and background designs for animation as well as illustrations for workbooks, ebooks, and printed materials. I also created style guides and did drawovers to make sure other illustrators were on model.
Dreamworks Animation Glendale,CA May 2016 - August 2016
Character Art Intern
-Worked on visual development as well as product to assure all characters were on model. I also creating 3D models of acquired franchise characters.
9 ate 7 Productions Brooklyn, NY June 2015 - August 2015
-Helped design props and sets for PBS show Peg + Cat as well effects animations and hand painted assets
Vicarious Visions Menands, NY May 2014 - August 2014
Character Design Intern
-Worked on storyboards as well as character design for both in game models and toy mock ups.
School of Visual Arts New York, NY August 2014 – April 2016
Computer Art Lab Assistant & Orientation Leader
-help create a safe and productive work environment for SVA Computer Art students as well as problem solve and provide help with any issues a students may have.
1st Playable Productions Troy, NY 2012
Animation/ Art intern
-SVA Chairmen’s Merit Award for Artistic Portfolio (2013)
-Capital Region Media Arts Festival: Award for Outstanding Animation (2013)
-Corporal R. Warren Memorial Award- For outstanding talent in contemporary art (2013)
-Dean’s List Fall 2013 - Spring 2016
Computer Skills: Mac/PC, Adobe Photoshop, After Effects, Premiere Pro, Illustrator, Maya, Zbrush,Paint Tool Sai, Mari, UV Layout
Technical Skills: Digital & Traditional Painting, 3D Modeling, 3D Animation, Traditional Animation, Texturing, Character Design, Storyboarding, and Color Keys.