PORTFOLIO
RÉSUMÉ
EMAIL
PROGRAMS
Specialties:
3DS Max
Zbrush
Photoshop
Unity
Others:
Shader Forge
Substance Painter
XNormal
UDK
SKILLS
Specialties:
Retop & Poly Optimization
Organic Modeling & Sculpting
3D Body / Facial Animation
Hand-Painted Textures
Others:
Unity Model / Animation Import & Material Setup
PBR Texture Creation
Map Baking
Organization & Project Management + Scrum
Traditional Art Background
EXPERIENCE
Marxent Labs - 2014-Present
3D Artist & Animator - Culver's: Slopestyle Buttercup (for iOS & Android) - 2015
Responsibilities:
Create 3D, mobile-friendly models for everything in the game
Hand paint textures for all 3D content
Use 3DS Max to Rig and animate player character (Buttercup the skiing cow)
Set up character controllers and animation clips in Unity for ease of use by devs
Rig and animate tear-away cup that begins the augmented reality experience
Create a sense of depth with the environment appearing inside the cup
3D Artist & Animator - Toys R Us: The Geoffrey Shuffle (for iOS & Android) - 2015
Responsibilities:
Work with client given material to model, texture, and animate Geoffrey Giraffe
Work from photos to create 3D, mobile-friendly models for a handful of toys which include: Barbie, Darth Vader, and Jumping Pug
Use Shader Forge to create mobile-optimized shaders inside of Unity
3D Artist - Hess Toy Truck (for iOS & Android) - 2014
Responsibilities:
Work with pre-existing spaceship models to retop and texture mobile ready assets
Create all 3D pick-up items & repulsor wave effect
EASLEY-DUNN GAMES - FREELANCE 2013-2014
Freelance 3D Character Artist - TBA Title
Responsibilities:
Work from professional concept art to model and texture mobile-friendly character models
Create clean, animation ready poly-flow
SAINTS ROW IV: GAMESTOP WARPED WEAPON CHALLENGE - 2013
First Place Winner
Designed the look and functionality of the winning weapon (The Polarizer) as voted on by fans
It is currently available for download here
EDUCATION
The Art Institute of Pittsburgh
Bachelor of Science (BS) in Game Art and Design
2007 - 2010