Versatile - Creative - Storytelling - Problem-Solving
Storytelling: Proficient at visual storytelling using pose, environment and lighting.
Concept art: Proficient at character and environment design; exposure to vehicle design.
Animation: Proficient at gesture, timing, spacing, and anatomy; knowledge of animal locomotion.
Versatility: Will readily learn new software; adaptable to new art styles.
Tools: Proficient with Photoshop; knowledge of Flash, Maya, 3DSMax, Unity3D; Exposure to After Effects, Illustrator, Edge Animate.
Iterative design: Knowledge of paper prototyping and rapid prototyping; proficient at thumbnailing.
Writing: Proficient at fictional narrative, story arcs, dialogue; knowledge of non-fiction writing.
Nation9 - Unity3D Developer - Paid Internship, Team of 6
Used a combination of art and development skills to build animated e-books for mobile. Built about 8 small titles in Unity3D and helped ship a total of 20 in a span of 8 months. Helped to establish practices and features for proprietary e-book technology. Animated sprites using Sprite Manager 2.0 plugin. Designed, implemented, and optimized particle effects with Unity's Shiruken particle system.
McCarthy Music - UI Design & UI Art - Contract, Team of 5
UI design and art for educational software. In 1 month, designed rapid paper prototypes, iterated on visual design, learned Expressions Blend, and created UI art and icons. Helped a small team meet a short deadline with success.
A Fistful of Duckies: Layout Artist; Asset Designer: Character, Environment & Props
Student Project for Tablets using Flash & Starling, Team of 8.
Single-player 2D casual game.
DigiPen Game Award Winner: Best 2D Visual Design
Unfolding Tale: UI Art
Student Project for PC, Team of 8.
Single-player poetic experience.
Bonbon Voyage: Project Lead; Technical Artist; Game Designer
Student Project for PC using Unity3D, Team of 6.
Single-player 3D puzzle game.
Stonewick Manor: Character Designer; Texture Artist
Student Project for PC using custom engine, Team of 9.
Single-player 3D horror game.
DigiPen - BFA - Digital Art and Animation (April 2013)