Motion Graphic Artist, Animator & Designer
Highly experienced Graphic Artist & Designer with over 18 years experience in the creative industry. Currently the owner of green eye dv a company specialising in animationmore...Highly experienced Graphic Artist & Designer with over 18 years experience in the creative industry. Currently the owner of green eye dv a company specialising in animation and motion graphics.
Please visit : http://www.greeneyedv.co.uk to see a selection of work.
With experience creating both online and offline projects in a full time and contract capacity. During my working life I have gained a wide range of skills which have been developed in both technical execution, creative awareness and project management.
Area Covered: United Kingdom, Europe
Work Experience Summary: Owner 2011 (Apr) - Present
green eye dv is a specialist animation and motion graphics studio producing creative content for todays digital environment. The focus is the development of quality creative animated content for the film, broadcast, corporate, online and mobile sectors.
Working both on site and /or remotely from our studio, providing cost efficiency and flexibility in all projects. What ever your requirement we can produce and deliver creative animation and motion content for the multitude of distribution channels in today's media centric world.
To see example of work please visit the link below:
Freelance Graphic Artist 2008 (Apr) - 2011 (Mar)
Working as a freelance designer creating web sites and online graphic and motion graphic content for various agencies, businesses and individuals.
Graphic Designer Conservatory Outlet 2006 (Oct) - 2008 (Apr)
Lead designer working with Conservatory Outlet's marketing department on a wide range of projects from print, web design and build though to DVD based presentations.
Freelance Graphic Artist 2006 (Jan) - 2006 (Oct)
Working as a freelance graphic artist on projects ranging from Print, Web, DVD, Video and Online Marketing. Also managed a number of Google Ad Word accounts for various clients.
Graphic Artist ZOO Digital Publishing 2004 (Jan) - 2006 (Jan)
Duties at ZOO were split between two areas. The design of DVD game interfaces and motion graphic assets and design for game packaging and adverts for PS1, PS2, Gameboy, Gameboy Advanced and PC titles. The major interactive DVD titles worked on were Who Wants to be a Millionaire created for 9 countries, ICC France (football) and Telly Addicts.
Graphic & Web Designer Optimum 4 / Home Ad 2001 (Jan) - 2003 (Oct)
Responsibilities at Optimum 4 (Now Sticky Eyes) consisted of web site design and build with a slant on search engine optimisation and site visibility. In addition email and banner placement campaigns were regularly created for clients. In 2001 extra duties were added from Home Ad the sister company of Optimum 4. These additional responsibilities included design, artwork development, company presentations and pitches for clients such as Tate & Lyle, Jet 2 and Royal Armouries.
Freelance Graphic Artist 1998 (Nov) - 2000 (Dec)
Working with agencies and individuals from across the country, the type of work ranged from print through to video editing projects both commercial and art based at the Kirklees Media centre.
Graphic Artist Crispy Duck Productions 1996 (May) -1998 (Oct)
Duties at Crispy Duck were the production of 3D and 2D static and motion graphic assets. The work produced was mainly for the corporate video market with clients ranging from local government to private businesses.
Self Employed Designer trading as Media Expressions 1993 (Mar) - 1996 (Apr)
A wide variety of work from print through to 2D & 3D motion graphic animation was created for various clients ranging from agencies, commercial printers, private companies and individuals. While working with Bright Light Studios from Coventry the opportunity to design the on screen graphics for a computer games show called Total Reality, commissioned by the BBC arose.
Designer B.E.S.T 1991 (Oct) - Nov 1992 (Feb)
Duties were to create all in-house course material as well as all press advertising and external proposals using Apple Mac DTP software.
Office Clerk Yorkshire Switchgear 1990 (Jun) - 1991 (Sep)
General office work and printing CAD schematics.
Education Summary: Education
John Smeaton Community High School 1985 - 1988
6 GCSE C Grade and above.
Math\'s C, English B, Geography A, Art B, Computer Studies B, Physics B
Leeds College of Art and Design 1988 - 1990
National Diploma Graphic Design.
Training & Development
Self taught (online & book) in the CMS web development system Joomla
ZBrush training course from Escape Studios in 3D Modeling & Sculpting.