Achievements and Experience
2012 - 2017
Easingwold Secondary School
7 GCSE grades at A-C including English, English Literature, Maths, Science, Philosophy & Ethics, Graphic Design and Art
York College of Art
Diploma in Art & Design
Final project stop motion animation short- Grade: Distinction
BA (hons) Animation
Art department assistant (daily contract), “Nandor” FAE films- 2022-ongoing
Working as a character designer and concept artist.
The Big Top , Director, storyboard artist, animator-2020
A second year UWE collaboration with 3 other students.
I am credited as Director and storyboard artist.
I also created the assistant animator and worked with the team to fabricate the set and props.
Freelance Illustrator for the Art Department at ITV Emmerdale (Paid Work) - 2018
Working to the Art Directors brief, I illustrated 2 book covers to be used as action props on the show.
I worked with the programme's graphic designer to finalise the illustrations to a high standard and within a deadline.
Work Experience - Event Prop Hire - 2016
Event prop hire design, make and hire high end props to the luxury events business, TV and Film.
I worked with the team in their design department and used CAD to create visualisation of props. I worked in the craft shop and assisted with the repainting of props. I saw and experienced how props were prepared and distributed for hire.
In addition, I gained valuable experience in communicating within a team
and how to follow a brief and time management
RTS Craft award for “The Big Top” which I directed
Deans list, I’m on the universities Dean list for getting consistent 1sts
Stop Motion Animation
Experience in the following software:
Clip studio paint
The Big Top
Credits - Director, Storyboard artist, Animator & Fabricator
Screened in 18 festivals and won a RTS craft award.
The Last Straw
Credits- Director, writer, storyboard artist, production designer, fabricator.