Recent graduate from Camberwell College of Arts with a First Class Honours degree in Illustration, specialising in animation, looking for an exciting and rewarding opportunity in the creative world. Motivated, hard-working creative with an original, innovative portfolio and digital skillset. Enjoys new challenges, keen to learn and gain fresh insight from professionals within the Animation industry. Proficient in InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator as well as; Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Strong interest in 3D software and working practical knowledge of Cheetah 3D and Cinema 4D and Blender.
- Autoheads animationHere are 5 screenshots from my animation ‘Autoheads’. This animation was first showcased at the BA Illustration Degree show at Camberwell College of Arts. ‘Autoheads’ is a series of clips bringing my 5 3D printed characters ‘HEADS’ to life, using Cinema 4D. I used unexpected sounds to contrast with the seriousness of each character to add an element of surprise and make viewers laugh.
- StickheadsTHIS IS IMPORTANT. This book showcases characters and situations from the land of the Stickhead. In this world, everything you say MUST be important., which is why Stickheads spend most of their time in total silence. Stickheads was self published in August, 2018. This book is where I first was able to put my storytelling into print, it was also picked for the South London Gallery’s Children’s Book Fair. I hand drew the character’s ‘stick-like’ bodies using ink, and contrasted the simple bla
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2D AnimatorPoppy Hillstead has Entered the Chat
London, United KingdomFreelance
Poppy Hillstead is a popular Podcaster, Comedian and Illustrator. We have worked on several animation projects together, clients include: Squeaky Pedal Productions, Brookland's Museum, Dunkirk Mill and The National Army Museum. Also made animations for Poppy herself, one being a visual representation of a podcast episode from 'Poppy Hillstead Has Entered The Chat'.
Freelance Animator/IllustratorDaisy Link
Brighton, United KingdomFreelance
Work includes being Animator and Compositor for a film about Domestic Abuse for the charity, Rise UK, working alongside the Director of animation company Cav Films Ltd, using After Effects to compose and animate the illustrations provided by Minnie Sandbach. We all worked on this project remotely. A Commission to animate a music video for the band, Midlight, with full creative freedom, directing my own story and characters. I was really pleased with the results and the single has been featured on BBC Radio 6 Music. Creation of an illustration of the band ‘Hotel Lux’, whose music was featured on Peaky Blinders. The image accompanied an article in the popular music magazine, ‘So Young’. Recently been commissioned to create 2 Single and 1 EP Covers for the band ‘Folly Group’, which are due to be released in the next month on So Young Records.
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- Cinema 4D
- Adobe Premiere
- Adobe Photoshop
- Adobe Indesign
- Creative Storytelling
- Character Development
- Book Illustration
- Animation Direction
- Microsoft Office
- Team Collaboration