COURTNEY SCRIVEN

Education:

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

 

Work Experience:

Genius Plaza                  Clifton Park, NY November 2017 - September 2018

Illustrator

- 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

Design Intern                                   

-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   

Honors/Awards:

-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

 

Skills:  

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.