RESUME

 

Scott Fassett

818-770-2770

Email: scott@scottfassett.com Website: www.scottfassett.com

Represented by Ellen Ann Mersereau, Esq.

Email: mersereau@earthlink.net Phone: 323-461-3316

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

AGE OF LEARNING

April 2017 - Present

Glendale, California

Background Painting for undisclosed project in development.

 

AGE OF LEARNING

March 2016 - April 2016

Glendale, California

Background Painting for undisclosed project in development.

 

RGH ENTERTAINMENT

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.

 

MANDOO PICTURES

September 2014 - October 2014

Los Angeles, California

Visual Development and Graphic Design for Rock Dog

 

DISNEYTOON STUDIOS

Glendale, California February 2012 - October 2014

Visual Development Artist for Planes, Planes: Fire and Rescue, Tinkerbell, and Legend of the Neverbeast

 

HASBRO STUDIOS

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.

 

CREST ANIMATION

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.

 

LAIKA ENTERTAINMENT

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”.

 

DISNEYTOON STUDIOS

Burbank, California 2005 – 2006

Background Painter and Character Visualization for Tinker Bell direct to video feature length movie.

 

DISNEYTOON STUDIOS

 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.

 

DISNEYTOON STUDIOS

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.

 

 

 

SKILLS

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.

 

EDUCATION

Art Center College of Design 1990 -1994

Pasadena, California

Bachelor of Fine Arts with Honors in Illustration