SUMMARY
Talented and organized storyboard artist with several years industry experience in Oscar nominated and Golden Globe winning film & TV productions. Proficiencies include exceptional people and artistic skills, astute attention to detail and ability to work quickly and efficiently within tight deadlines. Highly motivated, eager to contribute and ambitious.

SKILLS/SOFTWARE
● Advanced Photoshop ● Storyboarding ● Strong Interpersonal Skills
● Storyboard Pro ● Character posing ● Highly Organized
● TV Paint ● Character Animation ● Time Prioritization
● Adobe Flash ● Layout ● Calm Under Pressure
● Blender ● Location Design ● Problem Solving
● Maya ● Background Painti

 

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

Institute of Art, Design and Technology and the National Film School of Ireland
1st (Hons) degree in Animation.

Animation Skillnet Graduate trainee partnership.
Upon completing my degree at the national film school of Ireland I was selected to participate in a graduate program through the Animation Skillnet (https://animationskillnet.ie/)
12 recent graduates are selected and placed within parent studios to receive specialized
industry training. I was placed with Cartoon Saloon, Kilkenny Ireland

 

EXPERIENCE

Oct 2020 - Present Freelance Storyboard Artist

Luce Creative - “The Adventures of Little Penguin”
● Work with script to create boards
● Pitch boards to director
● manage sequences sand deliver boards in a timely fashion
● work closely with director and supervisor

 

Nov 2019 – Oct 2020 Storyboard Artist

Cartoon Saloon - “Puffin Rock the Movie”
● Work with script to create boards
● Pitch boards to director
● manage sequences sand deliver boards in a timely fashion
● work closely with small team to conceptualize script

Nov 2018 – Nov 2019 Junior Storyboard Artist


Cartoon Saloon - “Dorg Van Dango”
● Prepare Storyboards for Revisions
● Composition and Staging of Shots
● Character Posing
● Work closely with supervisor & Director regarding revisions


Freelance Layout Artist
A Man & Ink - “A Cat Called Jam”
● Prepare location assets to be used across production
● Composition and staging of shots
● Interpreting storyboards & organising Layouts to accommodate


Sep 2018 – Nov 2018 Animator (MOHO)

Cartoon Saloon - “Pete the Cat”
● Animating scenes as required
● Key posing of Characters
● Vector Tidying
● Manipulating Rigs


July 2017 – Sep 2018 Layout Artist

Cartoon Saloon - “Pete the Cat”
● Prepare location assets to be used across production
● Composition and staging of shots
● Interpreting storyboards & organising Layouts to accommodate
● Location design


Mar 2017 – July 2017 Animator & Animation Clean-Up (TVP)

Cartoon Saloon - “Late Afternoon” (Oscar Shortlisted)
● Animate scenes as required
● Key posing of characters
● Chart scenes for clean up
● Clean scenes for comp


Feb 2017 Animation Inbetweens & Clean- Up
Cartoon Saloon - “Wolfwalkers Trailer”
● Interpret animation charts
● In-betweening while maintaining animators performance
● Creating final line and mask layers

Oct 2016 – Mar 2017 Animation Clean-Up & Tonal FX (TVP)

Cartoon Saloon - “The Breadwinner” (Oscar and Golden Globe Nominee)
● Interpret animation charts
● In-between while maintaining animators performance
● Creating final line and mask layers
● Animating shadows, dust, clouds etc


2016
Dogs Trust Ltd. Dublin (Freelance while studying for Bachelors Degree)

2016 Christmas Card Collection, 12 pieces commissioned.

Oscar Wilde Company
Brochure illustrations, 65 commissioned pieces. Assisted in overall brochure development.


2015
Dogs Trust Ltd. Dublin (Freelance while studying for Bachelors Degree)

2015 Christmas Card Collection, 12 pieces commissioned