East African born graduated fine artist, turned digital - 2D & 3D illustrator / animator / multimedia designer / visualizer.... Very experienced on MAC and PC, using a broad range of applications for 2D and 3D graphics, corporate design, packaging, publication, THL, animations, video, e-learning content, web ++

Work Samples

  • Illustration

  • advertising and design work

  • concept and character roughs

Work History

IAN ROSSENRODE Based in Hemel Hempstead, UK My temporary website: http://www.rossenrode-art.co.uk email: rossenrode@btinternet.com Email me for cell phone number ______________________________________________________________________ Profile: ‘SENIOR DIGITAL 2D/3D INTERACTIVE / MULTIMEDIA DESIGNER / ILLUSTRATOR After graduating in Fine Art, I began the 'move' to the digital world in its’ infancy (on Amiga PCs)… I have since worked across the spectrum of the digital design, motion graphics, video, web, graphics interface, Interactive, E-Learning and 3D industry – working as a freelancer and as a ‘hands-on’ Art/Creative Director with several agencies. I have also established and/or partnered in three media/multimedia ventures in the past. ____________________________________________________________________ Work history – From most recent..... Form January 09 to current (Nov 2014) - Currently working as the multimedia specialist with the Distance Learning tem at King's College (university) London... Previous position as - Senior Interactive/Graphic Designer with an E-Learning company near Oxford (UK). ______________________________________________________________________ Skills: My skills are varied yet comprehensive: SOFTWARE KNOWLEDGE: (‘Very competent’ to Expert, on listed software below) On PC - Windows XP / os 8 Photoshop CC 2014; Adobe After Effects CC; Illustrator CC; InDesign CC; Adobe Premiere Pro CC; Corel Painter (V12); SketchUp; Visio; Acrobat 8 Pro; Flash CC; Fireworks CS6; Powerpoint; MS Suite; Alias Maya; Maxon Cinema4D, ZBrush… ++ On Apple Mac platform: - (OSX ‘Yosemite'’) Final Cut Studio Pro, (including: Motion, Final Cut, Logic Pro; Adobe After Effects CC 2014; Corel Painter 12; Photoshop CS6/CC 2014; Illustrator /CS6/CC 2014; InDesign CC; Acrobat Pro; PowerPoint and MS Suite; Flash CS/CC; Premiere CC 2014; Audition CC; Dreamweaver CC; Encoder CC; Lightroom CC; Cinema4D; Maya; … (+ some ‘lesser known’ apps, such as Poser; Vue; Audacity: ) _________________________________________________________________________ Clients and agencies - (past & present) include Lintas. Lindsay Smithers. Ogilvy Mather. BBDO. Saatchi & Saatchi. JWT. Greys. Y & R. Sonnenberg. TBWA Hunt Lascaris. Murphy Leo Burnett.. Companies include: – Cadbury Schweppes. Coca-Cola. Barclays Bank. Air France. Merck, Sharpe & Dohme Pharmaceuticals. Schering and Scherer Pharmaceuticals. Ciba Geigy. Colgate. Johnson & Johnson. Clover/Danone (Dairy). Metal Box. South African Breweries. Standard Chartered Bank. Revlon. Esteé Lauder. L’Oreal. The Sun newspaper London. EDS. ITV Television (UK). Proctor & Gamble (USA). AT&T telecommunications corporation (USA). King's College London __________________________________________________________________________


  • Portsmouth College of Art

    • HND Graphic Design Graphics and multimedia
    • 1976 - 1978
  • Durban College of Art and Design

    • HND Fine Art Fine Art
    • 1972 - 1975



Fine Art degree two 'Lourie' Awards in South Africa