Experience

Dire Wolf Digital LLC | Junior Illustrator/Concept Artist

Denver, United States of America | May 2012 – April 2016

  • Created over 160 illustrations for projects including Elder Scrolls Legends TCG and Eternal TCG

  • Created character and environment concepts for use in card illustrations and game play

  • Helped establish the style for characters, creatures and environments of mobile and board games

  • Made revisions and paint overs of existing card images created by interns and external artists

  • Established relationships with faculty and students from art schools in Denver area for Internship recruiting purposes

  • Gave various demos, lectures and presentations on illustration for trading card games to art students

  • Responsible for reviewing portfolios submitted by art students for internship program

  • Participated in the interview process for prospective interns

  • Mentored illustration students during art internships to further develop their artistic skills

  • Created various lessons and exercises aimed to improve aspects of students’ artistic skills

Dire Wolf Digital LLC | Artist Intern

Denver, United States of America | May 2011 – May 2012

  • Created full color illustrations for the online trading card game Mystic Warlords of Ka’a.

  • Created concept art for characters and creatures for use in card illustrations

  • Made revisions of existing card images created by external artists

Rocky Mountain College of Art & Design | Student Learning Center Tutor

Denver, United States of America | August 2010 – April 2012

  • Tutored fellow students in digital Illustration techniques, traditional illustration techniques, drawing, art history and writing

  • Lead 3 separate sections of art history labs consisting of 15-20 students each

  • Responsible for creating a 15 week syllabus for art history labs

  • Worked with art history instructors to coordinate information presented in labs

  • Responsible for keeping track of students attendance for each lab and reporting to instructor for grading purposes

  • Reviewed material from previous art history lesson for 1 hour with each lab each week

Skills

  • 10+ years of experience with Adobe Photoshop for digital illustration and concept art

  • 4+ years of experience with Zbrush, 3D printing and 3D print preparation

  • Mold making using silicone and plaster

  • Casting using various resins, plastics and silicones

  • Working knowledge of MoDo, Sketchup, DAZ, Clip Studio Paint, Sketchbook Pro, Blender, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign and Keyshot

  • Background in traditional painting, drawing and sculpting media

Education

BFA Illustration | Rocky Mountain College of Art & Design

Denver, United States of America | August 2008 – April 2012

  • Graduated Summa Cum Laude