Steamroller exists to breathe life into stories, characters, and experiences in visual, physical, and virtual spaces. Each project that comes our way, be it a game, a film, or a theme park ride, exists in its own universe. It is our job to bring this multiverse to life. Our animators build believable characters and whole worlds in a multitude of universes, while our developers manipulate the rules of perception to transport you to a new definition of reality. We relish the opportunity to bring our clients’ universes to life while also developing our own stories.

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Craig R Maras

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Craig R Maras


Animation Director

Lake Mary, FL

Craig R. Maras

1541 Shadowmoss Circle, Lake Mary, FL  32746

Email:  ctsmaras@aol.com,

home phone (407) 804-1470, cell phone (407) 432-6755


California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Film/Video:  December 1991  Character Animation Emphasis

Bethel College, St. Paul, MN

Associate Art:  December 1989Biology/Pre-Med Emphasis


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California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA

Professor of Character Animation, third year Fall 2003 – Spring 2004

Walt Disney Feature Animation Florida, Orlando, FL

Mentor for internship participants1994-1998


Award Winning THEA – Disney’s California Adventure:  Drawn to Animation (Mushu) – Character Animator (2D)

Award Winning – Universal Theme Parks – The Simpson’s Ride – Character Animation (3D)

Animation software proficiency:  Maya, Max and Motion Builder

*For a supplemental list of credits please log-on to www.imdb.com , and type in the search box “Craig R. Maras”
*Any contract / freelance, or employment less than 3 months is not reflected on resume.
Link to Website:  http://www.marasentertainment.com/
Link to Animation Reel (flash is needed):  http://www.marasentertainment.com/#/animation-reel-short/4568825320Additional work will be made available upon request.
Example Animation Direction:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rrNvBt1kHkU


  • Max and Motion Builder
  • Maya



BFA Film/Video/Character Animation at California Instutue of the Arts


Associate Art Degree - Biology/Pre-Med emphasis at Bethel College

  • Animation
  • Updated 3 years ago

To contact this candidate email ctsmaras@aol.com

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