Wanneroo Senior High School , Perth . Western Australia .
Graduated yr. 12
Curtan University , Perth . Western Australia .
Tertiary Admittance Examination Pass in Visual Arts, Technical Drawing and Media
Received numerous awards for Visual Arts and Technical Drawing in various youth art competitions.
Jan 2011 - present
SPIDER EYE PROD, LONDON.
Storyboard artist on there TV series, “Horrid Henry” and “Jungle Junction”
Apr 2010 - Apr 2011
EGGSTORY DIGITAL ARTS SCHOOL, SINGAPORE.
Lecturer of animation and storyboarding.
Nov 2008 - Aug 2009
CAO / Director at Beijing S.L.N.K Digital Corporation, China.Directing, Consultation, Creating animation and designs for 3D animation productions.
Making Business directions and plans for the company. Teaching and raising the animation and design quality of the artists
Freelance Visual Designer for China Heaven Creation International Performing Arts Corp.
Designing and Painting Background for 3D for the Peking Opera Show ‘Forbidden love’ for the Olympic Games.
Nov 2007 - Aug 2009
Executive Creative Director, Partner and Share Holder of Beijing Bonnetech Design, China.
Directing, Consultation, Creating animation and designs for E-Business. Making Business directions and plans for the company.
Teaching and raising the animation and design quality of the artists.
June 2008 - Dec 2008.
Guest Professor lecturing on Storyboarding, Beijing Film Academy.
Freelance Character Designer, Animator at Yang Animation Studio.
Designing and animating on a short film for the 200 meter screen in ‘The Place’ based on the ‘NV WA’ Concept.
July, Aug 2007
Freelance Creative Director at CG Power China.
Directing short film for the 200 meter screen in ‘The Place’ based on the Terminator Concept.
Teaching and raising the animation quality of the animators.
Feb 2006 - Nov 2006
Director of Animation, Creative Head at CAC, Chinamation Corp.
Directing animation shorts like Mordillo, The Five Fuwa (Friendlies).
Teaching and raising the animation quality of the animators
2004 - Today
Guest lecturer/speaker on “animation” at various universities and organizations around China.
Part time Storyboard Artist for CCTV China, on ‘The Little Carp’ Project.
Aug 2004 - Today
Associate Professor in the School of Software, Peking University lecturing in animation and film language.
Apr 2003- Sept 2004
Freelance storyboard artist, illustrator, designer for various animation studios in Perth, Sydney, Malaysia.
Studios like Yorum Gross, Mad Cow Pictures, LePage Productions, etc. Animation Director at POV studio, Malaysia.
Designed “Lee Chong Seong farm house” Kuala Lumpur.
Designed interior for “Sun Paradise” swimwear shop Kuala Lumpur.
2002 - 2003
Landscape Designer for various gardens around Kuala Lumpur
2001 - 2003
Guest lecturer/speaker on “animation” at various universities and organizations around Kuala Lumpur.
Jan 2001 - Apr 2003
Animation specialist lecturer at Multimedia University, Cyberjaya, Malaysia
Animation / Creative Director at POV (Persistance of vision Sdn Bhd), and Fatlizard Sdn Bhd, Cyberjaya, Malaysia
Animation Director / Creative Director for the Animation industry in Kuala Lumpur.
May – Dec 2000
Disney Television, LA
Storyboard Artist on “Tarzan”
Assisting Storyboard artist on “Winnie the Pooh”
Model clean up and Animator on “Loyd in space”
Storyboard Artist on “House of Mouse”
Guest lecturer on “Clean up and basic animation” at The Associates in Art in LA
May 1999 - Apr 2000
Universal Cartoon Studios, LA
Storyboard Artist on “Balto II”
Storyboard Artist on “Land Before Time VIII”
Costume and graphic design for theatre production of “Sing” also held in UCLA
Costume design for theatre production of “Noah’s Ark” which was held in UCLA
1995 - May 1999
DreamWorks SKG Los Angeles Key assistant animator on “The Prince of Egypt” and “El Dorado”
1995 April - August
Animation Sveaerkstedet Denmark.
Lecturer at the above college on basic animation and life drawing
Researched and design a water theme park in Cyprus called Neptune Water Theme Park.
1992 – 1995
Started there as an assistant animator in special effects on “We’re Back”
Key assistant animator in Character, additional Animator on “Balto”
1992 February - August
Grand Slam Animation London
Animator on direct to video Beatrix Potter’s “The Adventures of Peter Rabbit”
1990 – 1992
Richard Williams Studio London
Assistant animator on their feature film “The Thief and The Cobbler”, which was released as “Arabian Nights” in the United States
1989 - 1990
Lightbox Animation>br />
Worked as an animator and illustrator on television commercials as well as press ads.
1987 - 1989
R.A.M Advertising- Western Australia
Employed there as they’re in-house animator and graphic designer. Work included illustration and graphic design work, designing and animating logos, TVC’s and corporate characters.
1985 - 1987
Background artist for Animated Line and Light- Worked on a few of their projects.
Animator for ‘Animation Australia’- Worked on an animated children’s serial for television. Designed and animated a 3 minute top & tail for promotional tourism film for Wanneroo Tourism Council.