RESUME

EDUCATION
August 1994 - May 1998                Bachelor of Fine Arts/ Illustration      Ringling College of Art & Design 
January 2007 - April 2007              Acting                                                Adam Black Acting School
October 2005 - November 2005    Voice Over Acting                              Lyndie White-Wenner


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
November 2016-Present                      Game Artist (Mobile/PC Video Games)             Traega Entertainment
                                                                                                                                         Franklin,TN

June 2015-November 2016                 Game Artist (Mobile Video Games)                    NC2 Media - Games
                                                                                                                                         Franklin,TN

November 2010-June 2015                 Illustrator ABCMouse.com                                 Age Of Learning
                                                                                                                                        Glendale,CA/Franklin,TN
December 2002-November 2010        Illustrator                                                            Self Employed
October 2001-November 2002            Illustrator/Graphic Designer                               Pure Fusion Media
                                                                                                                                        Nashville, TN
March– 2000-October 2000                Animator/Character Designer/Storyboards        Gaylord Digital
                                                                                                                                        Nashville, TN
September 1999–March 2000            Character Artist                                                   Merchandise Art Dept
                                                                                                                                        Disneyland Paris, France
September 1998- September 1999    Character Artist                                                    Disney Design Group
                                                                                                                                         Lake Buena Vista, FL
January-May 1999                              Instructor (Intro to Cartooning)                             School of The Arts
                                                                                                                                         Windermere,FL
January-May 1998                              Graphic Designer (Intern)                                     Ringling College
                                                                                                                                         Sarasota, FL.
Summer 1996                                     Character Artist/ Graphic Designer (Intern)          Disney Design Group
                                                                                                                                         Lake Buena Vista, FL
October 1995-September 1998          Character Artist/ Custom Watch designer)          One Of A Time
                                                                                                                                         Disney/MGM Studios

FREELANCE
August 2016 - Present            Character Designer -Animated TV Series "Superbook"       CBN

1994 - Present             Illustrator/Game Artist/Storyboard Artists/Character Designer/Conceptual Artist

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Over 20 years experience in freelance illustration, character design, storyboarding and graphic design.

Worked on a variety of projects including advertising, animation, corporate, editorial, curriculum,
toys, merchandise, video games (casual and RPG), murals and childrens books. 

Clients include Disney, Dreamworks Animation, CMT (Country Music Television), MTV,  Nickelodeon, Big Idea, ESPN, Playskool, Dalmation Press, Sesame Street, Gaylord Entertainment, Gaylord Hotels,CCM Magazine, Papa Johns, The Home Depot, Harvest House Publishers, Indy 500, NBA, Tennessean Newspaper, The Nashville Scene, The Bradford Exchange, Elmer’s Chocolates, Hallmark, Lifeway Christian Resources, Firestone, U.S. Navy, Hallmark, Publix, Austin Wranglers, Negro Leagues Baseball Museum, Entertprise Rent-A- Car, M&M/MARS, Approved illustrator for Nickelodeons “Ni Hao, Kai Lan” Childrens Books. Artwork featured in “The Black Book: Illustration 2009” and “Logo Lounge 2”. Brian has worked with licensed characters from Disney, Dr. Seuss Enterprises, Nickelodeon, Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer(Rankin/Bass), Charlie Brown/Peanuts, Winnie the Pooh,  3-2-1 Penguins!, and The Jim Henson Company.

SPECIALIZED SKILLS

Highly proficient in Adobe Illustrator/Photoshop CC+(Mac & Windows), Unity, Wacom Cintiq User, Character Design, Storyboarding, Video Game UI/UX Design and Animation, TV/Film Animation Pre-production, Game Art, Digital Airbrush/Painting, Digital Inking, traditional Painting: Watercolor, Acrylic, Oil, Professional Actor and Voice Actor