Work History

Work History

Fight Asthma Milwaukee

Created an educational animation for Fight Asthma Milwaukee

Assistant

Tricia Ditto Photography

Worked doing photography and video for weddings.  Also assisted in equipment setup

Cook

Pizza Hut
Jun 2007 - Aug 2009

Shift Manager

Bella's Fat Cat

Was in charge of co-workers during my shifts.  Went between service and cook depending on need. Handled closing and opening.

Apr 2004 - Aug 2006

General Labor

Sinnissippi Tree Farm Inc.

Worked with a team to complete jobs with or without a boss or manager present.

Education

Education
Aug 2006 - Present

BFA

Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design
Aug 2002 - Jun 2006

Oregon High School

Skills

Skills

Video cinematography, editing, and compositing

Advanced abilities of video work.  Cinematography, editing, and composition

Life Drawing

have taken life drawing every year for the past 3 years

Understanding of basic human anatomy

Premiere Pro CS4

Knowledge of video editing and compositing in Premiere Pro CS4

Soundbooth CS4

Knowledge of sound editing and manipulation in Soundbooth CS4

DVD Studio Pro

extensive knowledge of how to build DVD menus and how to format and build the DVD

Google Sketchup

knowledge of how to build objects in Google sketchup.  Used primarily for creating a base for paintings

Corel Painter

Extensive use in Corel Painter  to create digital paintings.

Motion

know how to use motion to create video effects

Final Cut Pro

Extensive knowledge of how to import, edit, composite and export video and audio in Final Cut pro

Soundtrack Pro

have extensive knowledge of how to edit and manipulate sound in Soundtrack Pro. have used it in the creation of audio tracks for video and animation

Web design

Can combine Html, Css, JQuery, and Flash Action Script, to create a functional and interactive website

Dreamweaver CS4

Advanced knowledge of how to build and code websites in Dreamweaver CS4

Fireworks CS4

Advanced knowledge of how to use Fireworks CS4 for website prototyping and exporting assets.

Photoshop CS4

Extensive use of Photoshop CS4 to create digital paintings as well as photo editing

Flash CS4

Learning how to utilize Flash CS4 to create websites, utilizing Action Script, and animations.

Microsoft Office

After Effects CS4

Advanced skills in After Effects CS4 2D character animation, compositing, video editing, special effects

Maya

basic knowledge of animating, modeling, texturing in Maya

3D Animation

basic knowledge of how to animate in 3D software, Maya.

2D animation

Took 3 courses of tradition 2D cel animation in school.  Learned basic and some advanced methods of creating lifelike characters and movements

Summary

Looking for a job in the entertainment industry.  I am hoping to work as a concept, environmental, or character artist for video games or movies.  Also, I am interested in looking for a job in web design.

Interest

Video games, video game art, concept art and design, music, animation, video, drawing, painting, art, sports (soccer, football, ultimate frisbee), reading