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Martin W. Bottjer Sculpture, Fabrication, 3-D Design & Modeling e: martinbottjer@yahoo.com Professional Experience: • Sculptor/Fabricator/3-D Modeler Martin Bottjer Sculpture (Sunland, CA) 2010-present Sculpture, assembly, and fine finish innovation to meet the highest standards across multiple industries. High quality 3-D polygonal mesh modeling in Maya. Selected clients: Jeff Koons and Handmade LLC • Sculptor/Fabricator Carlson and Co. (San Fernando, CA) 2005-2010 Developed and implemented innovative solutions for the sculpting, fine finishing and assembly of artwork to the exacting specifications of internationally recognized artists. Artists include: Jeff Koons, Mike Kelly, Paul McCarthy, and Jim Isserman • Designer/Sculptor Images in Motion Media Inc. (Sonoma, CA) 1999- 2001 Sculpted characters for film and video production and prototypes for the toy and gift industries. Selected clients: Pixar, Leapfrog Toys, San Francisco Music Box • Designer/Sculptor/Model Maker Anaglyph Sculpture Inc. (Sebastopol, CA) 1986-1998 Sculpted and designed characters and product prototypes for toy, gift and promotional industries. Selected clients: Mattel, Playmates Toys, McDonald’s • Sculptor/Fabricator James Russell Sculpture Inc. (Redondo Beach, CA) 1984-1987 Created monumental stainless steel sculpture for public spaces and private collections. Skills + Production · Extensive experience in sculpting with clay, wax and plaster. Model construction using various plastics, wood and foam. Mold making and casting. · Proficient with many shop tools including milling machines and lathes. · Highly skilled in fine detail work and finishing in metal, plastic and other materials. · Experience with the manufacture of rotationally molded polyethylene parts. · Experience with unique metal and plastic fabrication techniques. Digital (mac + pc) Maya, Mudbox, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator. Solidworks and various rapid prototyping applications Education Art Center College of Design (Pasadena CA) Bachelor of Science - Environmental Design Sept.2001- Dec.2004

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Art Center College of Design

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