About

About

A professional Graphic Designer, Web Designer and Digital Artist, I have created artwork, logo designs, company branding and from time to time animation, which I also passionately enjoy. My formal education started at the Vancouver Film School for classical and 3D animation. Eventually I went to the Vancouver Career College for my Computer Graphic Design credentials. I bring a wide array of design experience having worked as a Graphic Designer for 5 years. Besides working on personal projects, I do take contract jobs and commissioned work for clients. 

Here are all my stats that I have accumulated. From software skills, skills, to education and a list of all the positions I've held since I have begun as an Artist. They are as listed below:

Resume & Work History

SOFTWARE SKILLS

  • Adobe CC Products | Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Flash, Dreamweaver, After Effects
  • Microsoft/Windows Products | MS Office, Movie Maker,Word, Excel,Power Point, Outlook
  • Open Source Products | Blender, Gimp, LibreOffice, Google Drive, Droptask,Github
  • Web Products | Notepad++, Filezilla,Active Colab, Harvest, Drupal, Wordpress, Joomla,
  • Additional Products | Quark Express, USAnimation, Maya, Unity5 3d

 

SKILLS

  • Drawing
  • Animation(2D/3D)
  • Character/Background/Layout design 
  • Colour Theory
  • Digital Art/Design 
  • Storyboarding
  • HTML/CSS
  • Web design 
  • UI/UX design
  • Web Maintenance
  • Online Marketing 
  • Brand design 
  • Social Media
  • Quality Assurance
  • General Office Skills
  • Computer Savvy 
  • Work Mac/PC platforms
  • Content Writing
  • Web Savvy

 

EDUCATION

Vancouver Career College 
Computer Graphic Designer Program
2007 | (Graduated with Distinction)

Vancouver Film School
Classical/3D Animation Program
1999 - 2001 | (Received Full Scholarship)

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Freelance Graphic Design
January 2000 – Present

I have always been available for Commisioned/Contract work including logo design, screen print design, graphic artwork and web art.

 

BCF Casting

Background Performer/Movie Extra
March 2016 – Present

Dress accordingly by casting call's direction and perform in television and movie scenes.

 

Dramaforum Oy Ltd.
2D/CGI Artist and Art Consultant
March 2015 – December 2015

Create graphic/video/animation assets for online virtual world and print media materials.

Left Right Minds
Graphic/Web Designer
October 2008 – August 2014

  • Attend client meetings and understand their brand and promotion requirements
  • Come up with innovative concepts and get approval from the clients
  • Carry out detailed research and create design briefs for approval
  • Estimate the time required to complete the designs and send quotes accordingly
  • Carry out brain storming sessions to come up with new concepts and innovative ideas
  • Send out the completed designs to the clients for feedback
  • Update website design
  • Create graphic materials for both print, web ( video and animation on occasion)
  • Edit/manage content, aiding clients with technical issues and requests
  • Assist with marketing and social media awareness
  • Manage daily office duties

 

Milo Enterprise.
Senior Graphic Designer
May 2008 - September 2008

As a graphic designer my  job is conceptualize, design, create artwork for either print or web. I also enjoy animating using flash for online instructional videos and banner animation for websites.

BEST BUY Marketing Department
Desktop Publisher
October 2007 - December 2007

After completing my Graphic Design Education I worked in the marketing department for both BEST BUY and Future Shop creating holiday fliers.

[During 2001-2006 I was also Saving the universe from all the things...and moonlighting as a kitchen supervisor at Tony Roma's Restaurant...but that is another story for another time.]

Mercury Filmworks
Digital Ink & Painter
2001 – 2003

During my time at Mercury Filmworks I had the pleasure of painting Saturday morning cartoons such as Yvon of the Yukon, Rescue Heroes and Woody Woodpecker.