90 Central Avenue
Redwood City Ca., 94061
Shiver Entertainment, Miami FL
Responsible for the style and look of a visual target for each game. While iterating on a unique and ownable style, I work along side design,modeling, animation and engineering to finalize the ideas for an in game finish product. Able to pivot quickly to organic changes that can arise through the game development process.
Bully Entertainment, Baltimore Md
Freelance Concept Artist
Responsible for backgrounds for an augmented reality game design. Worked remotely on ideas and iteratated concepts. Referenced different styles to match demographics. Responsible for weekly communication with studio and feedback.
Zynga Conversion to Full-time, San Francisco Ca
Concept Artist-Castleville Mobile
Concept Artist-Pirateville 01/12-02/13
Contributed to creating visual ideas and concepts for a Pirateville game under an invest an Express division. Working with the art team, game designers and outsource vendors to create a seamless pipeline and process for creating content for the game. Created model packets, lighting packets and communicated with outsource for revisions on re- turning models.
Zynga (3months contract, extended), San Francisco Ca 3/11-01/12
Responsible for creating in game assets. Collaborated with an art team of 12 to submit daily art work and track status through JIRA on a day to day basis. Helped build team moral by scheduling off-site events for creative art team
Communtiy School of Music and the Arts (part-time), Mountainview,Ca 2012
Digital Arts Instructor
Created course outlines for semester long classes. Provided presentations, speakers, homework, class involvement and demonstrations throughout a class session. Acted as mentor to middle school and high school students.
ASI Sinage Innovations (3 month contract), Mountainview, Ca 11/01-02/04
Created signage assembly, cut vinyl graphics and designs. Organized and distributed signage shipments to clients.
Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Autodesk Maya, Alias Sketch- book Pro, Corel Painter, Google Sketch up, jira
San Jose State 2010
Relevant Courses: illustration, color theory, visual development, 3-d modeling, technical drawing, animation
De Anza Junior College 2004
Studio classes included life drawing, sculpture, metal and wood work. Advance painting, design, color theory and photography.
Visual Development for Berimbau short film-2008
Visual Development for Janey Ryan-2009
Paris, France with SJSU Art program-2007
Vietnam with De Anza Sociology Department-2010
Barefoot Coffee Roasters-2007
Selected works: Portraits painted and drawn
Selected works: Painted portraits and life drawings
Pacific Art Collective-2005
Live painting show at San jose Museum of Art
San Jose State University-2005
Selected works: Charkole reversal and sketchbook drawings