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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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Jessica Cutrell

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Jessica Cutrell

Jessica Cutrell
(727) 238-4238
WWW.JCUTTYANIMATION.COM
JESSICA.CUTRELL@OUTLOOK.COM

CHARACTER ANIMATOR | VISUAL DEVELOPMENT ARTIST

SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Character animation— 3D and 2D experience.
Visual development— character designing, color scripts, illustration, vehicle/weapon design.
3D General — experience in lighting, modeling, rigging, and rendering.
Previsualization— practiced in setting up shots, knowledgeable in camera settings.
Fine arts— proficient in sketching, including life drawing, stylized drawing, painting, photography. Can work digitally and traditionally.

SOFTWARE EXPERIENCE
Autodesk Maya
Toon Boom Storyboard Pro
Toon Boom Harmony
Z Brush
Nuke
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe After Effects
Adobe Premiere
Unity
Blender

EDUCATION
Master of Fine Arts in Animation— Savannah College of Art and Design Graduated: September 2017
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Fine Arts— University of South Florida (Dec 2014)
Associate of Art in Fine Arts— St. Petersburg College (Mar 2009)

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
3D Animator and Lighting Artist for the Youtube personality Freddie Wong, channel name RocketJump. (Jan – Feb 2018)
Remote Animator and Video Editor for Sightworthy. Animating and Editing short videos for social media. (Jan 2018 – current)
Teaching Assistant for a Concept Art for Animation and Games Course at Savannah College of Art and Design. Tasks included giving demonstrations, giving critique, and making/teaching lessons. (2017)
Photographer at Busch Gardens, Tampa, FL (Nov 2010 – Mar 2014)
Volunteer Art Teacher at San Jose Elementary School assisting the art teacher Ms. Stacie Littles. (2014)

ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Director, Visual Development Artist, Animator, and Previsualization artist on the 3D animated short ‘Human Amongst Gods’. (2017)
Visual Development Artist for the 3D animated film ‘Hamster Days’. (2017)
Previsualization supervisor and Animator on the collaborated 3D film ‘Float Astronaut’ (May 2016)
Character Animator for the short 3D film ‘In the Dark’ (Sep 2015) and ‘Lightning’ (Nov 2015)
Organizor and Participant of the Fine Arts Senior Thesis show ‘Shift’ at The Vault (Mar 2013)
First Place in St. Petersburg College Charrette at Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art (Dec 2009)

Skills

  • Autodesk Maya
  • Computer Animation
  • Life Drawing
  • studio arts
  • Visual development
  • Animation
  • Updated 3 years ago

To contact this candidate email jessica.cutrell@outlook.com

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