I am a Character Designer & Illustrator with many years of experience working in the Animation & Game Industry. I’ve designed, illustrated, characters, backgrounds, & environments. I’m used to working in a fast paced environment and hitting deadlines. I’m easy to work with and always enjoy a challenge.
Character Designer, Dreamworks Animation, TV - 2016 - Present
Designing characters for unannounced project.
Character Designer, Starburns Industries, Inc. - 2016
Designed characters for the HBO show "Animals"
Prop Designer, Starburns Industries, Inc. - 2016
Designed props for the show "Animals"
Character Designer (Freelance), Warner Bros. Animation - 2016
Designed characters for the show "Be Cool Scooby Doo"
Character Designer, LosFX - Starburns Industries, Inc. - 2016
Designing orthographics and color styling characters for the show “HarmonQuest” that will air on NBC's streaming site & app "Seeso".
Color Stylist (Freelance), Warner Bros. Animation. - 2016
Applied color styling to "Tom & Jerry" direct to video movie.
Character Designer, Warner Bros. Animation - 2014-2016
I designed new characters for the show "Bunnicula"
Character Designer (Freelance), Warner Bros. Animation - 2015
Was asked by Line Producer to help with concept designs for an unannounced project.
Senior Artist/Character Designer, Nickelodeon Games - 2009-2014
Worked on Neopets.com as a Character Designer for most online events. which included online banners, wallpapers, wearables, & many other items on the site. Most popular was “The Faeries Ruin’”, can be seen here http://www.neopets.com/faerieland/tfr/comic.phtml?chapter=1. I also worked as a Lead Artist, managing 12-15 artists at one time
Character Designer, Animation domination high-def/FOX - 2013
Worked as a Character Designer for the TV show “Golan the Insatiable”
Background Designer, Titmouse Animation Studio - 2009
Worked as a background artist & color stylist, for the TV show “DJ & The Fro”
Character Layout Artist, Six Point Harness - 2009
Worked on the direct to DVD, “The Drawn Together Movie: The Movie”
Schoolism.com - Color & Light with Robert Kondo & Dice Tsutsumi -2015
Schoolism.com - Character Design with PIXAR artist, Daniel Arriaga -2014
Rowland Animation - Animation & Storytelling with Larry Kurnarsky -2000
East LA College -2015
Participated in a professional panel to talk with college students about a career in Animation.
US Arts , IRVINE, CA -2015-2016
Taught the art of Character Design & Color to Middle School students.
Nickelodeon Artist - 2011-2012
Chosen to draw for Neopets at San Diego Comic Con- 2010-2011
Rowland Animation- 2000-2001
Animation Mentor for other students in class, along with high school students that attended the class.
Character Design, Color Styling, Digital Painting, Background Design, Prop Design, Photoshop, Flash, Sketchbook Pro.