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Work experience

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 2007Aug 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 2004Aug 2006

General Labor

Sinnissippi Tree Farm Inc.

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

Education

Aug 2006Present

BFA

Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design
Aug 2002Jun 2006

Oregon High School

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