An alumni of the Rhode Island School of Design, I am currently working as a freelance illustrator. Also, I am looking for work in the movie and videogame industries, as either a storyboard, conceptual, or character design artist.
Education: Rhode Island School of Design, Providence RI 1999-2003 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Illustration
Experience: Freelance illustrator, 2003-Present - Clients including Broodmoor, LLC, and Rogue Wave productions
Teaching: Currently teaching a computer art class for RISD's Continuing education program. I've alo served as a Teacher Assistant for two RISD professors 2002, 2003 Instructed students in figure drawing, anatomy, composition, and technique.
MAD Magazine summer internship, New York, NY 2002
Responsible for storyboarding, layout and pre-conceptual
Art Editor/ Illustrator/ Writer Mixed Media - RISD student
newspaper 2000-2003 - Illustrator and writer for movie reviews section. Collected, organized and edited through submissions by fellow students. Would assist in layout as well.
Freelance Artist summer 2001-2002 Worked as caricature artist for several business parties. Responsible for caricature portraits of more than eighty
employees per occasion.
Skills: Art & Design: Proficient in Acrylic, Oils, Gouache, Airbrush, Ink, Pencil, and digital. Highly skilled at portraiture and caricature as well as color, and design.
Computer: Mac, PC, Photoshop, Illustrator, QuarkXPress, Flash, Adobe After Effects, Final Cut PRO, and Microsoft Word.
People: Ability to communicate clearly and effectively, as well as work as part of a team working to accomplish a common goal.
Organizational: Having worked as an illustrator, designer and editor for the publication Mixed Media, I know how to cohese several elements into a single product.
Honors: Rhode Island School of Design Award for Excellence in Illustration, 2003
Rhode Island School of Design Deans List, 2001
Rhode Island School of Design Artistic Scholarship, 1999 - 2003
Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Institute, Summer Art Program, 1998
One of 22 students chosen to participate throughout the country.