Skills & Software

Skills & Software

In over 20 years working as a professional artist I've acquired a wide variety of creative skills which can be applied in many development and production environments.    I especially enjoy the opportunity to "wear many hats" as part of a small team.

Skills:
  • Illustration
    • Specialized in Fantasy, Sci-fi, Horror and other imaginative genres
    • Color and gray-scale painting
    • Pen & Ink style
    • Pencil style
  • Concept Art
    • Creatures and Characters
    • Environments
    • Objects / props / items
  • Cartography
    • Map creation for tabletop RPGs
  • Graphic Design
    • Book layout for both print and PDF
    • Logo design
    • Ad design
  • Web Design
    • HTML / CSS coding
    • Web layout
    • Web graphics
  • 2D art for computer games
    • In-game illustrations / portraits / item icons
    • Texture creation
    • Pixel Art / Sprites / Animation
    • UI art
  • 3D art for computer games
    • Low-poly modeling
    • High-poly modeling for pre-rendered sprites
    • UV Texture mapping
  • Video editing
    • Promotional / Kickstarter videos
    • Cinematic video sequences for computer games
  • General Game Development skills (professional and hobby experience)
    • Design documents
    • Prototype creation
    • Asset management and processing
    • Version control
  • Programming (hobby experience)
    • C programming
    • Scripting languages for game engines (GML (Game Maker),  GDScript (Godot Engine))
Software Knowledge:
  • Expert:
    • Adobe Photoshop
    • Painter
  • Proficient:
    • Adobe InDesign
    • Adobe Illustrator
    • Adobe Premiere
    • Aseprite (pixel editor)
    • Cosmigo Pro Motion (pixel editor)
    • WordPress
  • Some experience:
    • 3D Studio Max
    • Zbrush
    • Blender
    • Unity
    • Godot Engine
    • Game Maker Studio
    • Construct 2
    • Adobe Dreamweaver