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AGE OF LEARNING
March 2016 - April 2016
Background Painting for undisclosed project in development.
September 2015 - November 2015
Los Angeles, California
Location Design for Paul McCartney’s upcoming animated feature, High in the Clouds. Thumbnail sketches, rough layouts,
cleaned up layouts, 3-D Maya environments, color visual development renders.
September 2014 - October 2014
Los Angeles, California
Visual Development and Graphic Design for Rock Dog
Glendale, California February 2012 - October 2014
Visual Development Artist for Planes, Planes: Fire and Rescue, Tinkerbell, and Legend of the Neverbeast
Burbank, California April 2010 – February 2012
Color Key, Color Script and Matte Painting Artist for Transformers Prime.
NICKELODEON ANIMATION STUDIOS
Burbank, California March 2010 – April 2010
Matte Painter for The Penguins of Madagascar.
Burbank, California March 2010
Character and background illustrations for The Little Engine That Could.
WARNER BROTHERS ANIMATION
Burbank, California September 2009 – December 2009
Background Painter for Tom and Jerry Sherlock Holmes direct to video movie.
BLUE SKY STUDIOS
Greenwich, Connecticut February 2009 - April 2009
Freelance Visual Development of characters, props and environments for upcoming top secret animated feature.
Portland, Oregon February 2006 - December 2008
Concept and Background Painter for Jack & Ben. For most of the show, I was the senior visual development artist, and worked
with the layout department to help guide the show through three distinct style changes, as well as a Siggraph teaser. Art Director
for the short, “The Mouse That Soared”.
Burbank, California 2005 – 2006
Background Painter and Character Visualization for Tinker Bell direct to video feature length movie.
Burbank, California & Sydney, Australia 2004 – 2005
Background Painter for Bambi II. I traveled to Sydney, Australia for two months to assist the Sydney crew with digital
background painting, advising on technical and aesthetic issues, as well as painting my own quota of backgrounds for the film.
Burbank, California 2002 - 2004
Painted Background Color Keys for Winnie the Pooh - Springtime with Roo and Pooh's Heffalump Halloween Movie.
WALT DISNEY FEATURE ANIMATION
Burbank, California 1996 - 2002
Journeyman Background Painter
Trained for six months in Disney-style painting techniques. Painted traditional acrylic backgrounds for Hercules and Tarzan.
Painted 2-D and 3-D digital backgrounds for Treasure Planet using Digpaint and Deep Canvas, Disney’s proprietary painting applications.
Traditional: Painting in acrylic, watercolor, gouache, oil and pastel.
Digital: Proficient in Photoshop. I have a working knowledge of modeling and lighting in Maya for illustration and concept purposes.
Visual Development Artist: Able to create fully realized illustrations of props, characters and environments from pre-existing designs or my own designs. Comfortable working in both 2-D and 3-D.
Color Script Artist: Paint over storyboard panels or pre-vis renders to convey lighting, color, mood, and effects.
Art Center College of Design 1990 -1994
Bachelor of Fine Arts with Honors in Illustration