I’m a Digital Artist, experienced in Maya (with Mental Ray), Photoshop, After Effects, Final Cut Pro, Illustrator, Soundtrack, Premier Pro, 3D Studio Max, Sketch Book Pro, and Audition. I’m also have experience as a voice actor; capable of producing several different voices and a few vocal sound effects. I also have a good tone for voice-overs. Currently, I’m diligently seeking ways to improve my skills by studying and practicing, working on personal projects and some freelancing.

Work Samples

  • 3D Renders

  • Graphic Design

  • Animation

Work History

Dewayne McAllister, II dewayne.mac@gmail.com https://www.youtube.com/user/enyawedblak/videos Education College for Creative Studies Bachelor of Fine Art : Major in Digital Media and Animation 2001-2006 Detroit, MI -Digital 3D Animation/Graphic Design -Bachelor’s Degree (BFA in Digital Media and Animation) Work experience Onstar Technical Assistant 2010-2011 GM Onstar – Warren, MI ? Analyze the problems of customers and troubleshoot until a conclusion is reached ? Direct calls to appropriate departments based on the customer’s needs ? Document cases in order to create a record of steps taken on each call- this is imperative for situations when an issue can’t be resolved in one phone call; follow-up with customers (when necessary) to notify them of the status of their case ? Communicate with 3rd parties (Verizon and GM dealerships) to resolve more specific issues Onstar Activation Specialist 2010-2011 GM Onstar –Warren, MI ? Enroll new Onstar customers into new accounts ? Handle most account maintenance ? Explain the Onstar services ? Sell service packages ? Activate vehicles for Onstar service ? Assist customers all throughout the United States and Canada ? Stay updated on protocol and policy within the company SME (Subject Matter Expert) 2011 (Feb-July) GM Onstar-Warren, MI ? Assist advisors with questions and troubleshooting ? Create spreadsheets, work aides, and graphics to assist advisors with processes and boost office morale ? Keep track of attendance ? Assist specifically assigned supervisor in tracking the progression of their assigned team of advisors ? Monitor and maintain activity on the work floor ? Coordinate any activities out of the normal work day ? Educate advisors on new policies and operations Freelance Graphic Designer (Onsite) 2011 (Jun-Jul) GM Onstar- Warren, MI ? Created a simple thermometer for an Operations Manager to be used to gauge departmental progress and help to boost employee morale ? Created a banner for a campaign (Greet, Listen, Execute) for an Operations Manager within the company to bring awareness of customer satisfaction and work efficiency Freelance Graphic Designer 2009-2010 (Sept-May) Calvary Missionary Baptist Church- Detroit, MI ? Create promotional designs for annual church fashion show at Cobo Hall (watermark, fashion show logo (initial sketch), tickets, flyer, web design consultation) Extracurricular Art Instructor 2006-2010 Community Arts Partnership- Detroit, MI ?Teach students how to accomplish various artistic tasks ?Teach and lead classes of students ranging from 4 to 20 years of age Sales Associate 2008-2009 Fossil- Troy, MI ?Assist customers; Stock merchandise ?Cashier ?Maintain store ?Process damaged merchandise ?Process and prepare merchandise for shipment to retail store ?Inventory ?Display set-up CineFlow TechFair Co-Coordinator 2009 (Apr-Jun) Detroit-Windsor Int’l Film Festival- Detroit, MI ?Contact presenters for workshops, presentations, etc. ?Advertisement/marketing distribution for the film festival ?Supervise the workshops to help troubleshoot any technical difficulties Project 3D Modeler College for Creative Studies Centennial 2005 (Sept-Dec)-Detroit, MI ?Modeled (and textured) several of the sculptures in the CCS sculpture garden Skills -Administrative ?Windows ?Mac OS ?Microsoft -Creative Programs 3D ?Maya 2010 w/ Mental Ray ?Character Animator ?Renderer (using Mental Ray) ?Low Poly Modeling Also some experience in ? Unwrapping ? Texturing ? Lighting 2D ? Adobe After Effects ? Adobe Photoshop ? Adobe Premier Pro ? Adobe Illustrator Sound ? Adobe Audition ? Soundtrack Background Skill Sets ?Graphic Design ?Photo Editing/Retouching ?Some video editing Other ?Voice Talent


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