Jun 2015 - Present (6 years 11 months)
Animation Chico is an international animation festival that presents a wide variety of animated films from both established and upcoming artists from around the world. The films selected for screening showcase the latest techniques in animation and innovations in technology, with the most entertaining storytelling around.
Jul 2013 - Present (8 years 10 months)
Stop-Motion animation writer for Videomaker.com on the topic of Stop-Motion Animation Techniques.
Mar 2013 - Present (9 years 2 months)
Creative Consultant and Art Director for the world touring production "Moments of Insanity".
Jan 2012 - Present (10 years 4 months)
Director of short films, & commercials including the stop-motion animated short "Wormholes"  & the live-action / stop-motion film "The Spaceman" .
Jan 2009 - Present (13 years 4 months)
Producer for Music Videos, the short film "GruSum", and feature film "The Backwards Supper" due out in 2014.
Freelance: Illustration / Stop-Motion Animation / Design
May 1999 - Present (23 years)
My illustration work specializes in mixing pencil and digital mediums together. My subject matter is strongly based on character design, animals, and other worldly creatures.
I have experience animating, creating storyboards, puppet, & set design for stop-motion animated projects.
My design focuses on album covers, movie posters, and promotional materials within the entertainment industries.
Songwriting & Music Production
Jun 1996 - Present (25 years 11 months)
Songwriting and Music Production for albums, independent films and instructional DVDs released worldwide.
Apr 2015 - Apr 2015
I presented my animations to the Butte College film classes on April 7th, 8th, & 13th. The lecture focussed on my experience with Stop-Motion Animation, filmmaking techniques, overcoming hurdles, and how to use current technologies to create art.
Chico State University
Sep 2014 - Sep 2014
Lectured on my experience with Stop-Motion Animation, book illustration, filmmaking and how to use your art degree after graduation.
Code Nine Design LLC
Jul 2008 - Dec 2011 (3 years 5 months)
A Northern California based Design Firm that focused on Illustration, Branding Campaigns within the
Music & Entertainment Industry, & Web Design.