Contact Information

GeorgeFearns@gmail.com
973-432-8876


Resume


Seeking a position, which combines my passions for animation, design, and great story-telling.

Employment History:
January 2010 - Present
•    Kognito Interactive; Lead Virtual Environments Designer, Animator.
May-2010
•    WYSWYG- www.wyswygllc.com ; Graphic Designer and Animator.
September 2009
•    Z-Weave/PLM Bootcamp; Animation of promo video for PLM Bootcamp.
May- October 2009
•    The Onion News, Graphics Intern; Compositing and editing footage in AfterEffects, Design of images/Photo Manipulation.
May-June 2009
•    2creativ; Animated Instructional Ad’s for Cumulus IQ.
February 2009
•    Call2Action; Animator and Character designer of logo video.
January 2009
•    Top Button; Dior Sunglasses, London Fog Handbags, Director and Animator of promo video’s
November 2008- December 2008
•    Top Button; Liz Claiborne, Director and Animator of promo video’s
•    “Creation” by Marie Wilson; Illustration of the Book
October 2008
•    Manzo Waterproofing; Logo Design Summer 2007
•    Animation Collective, Intern, “Speed Racer,” Sound Editing, Story Board Assistance “Thumb Wresting Federation”, Production Assistant
•    World Leaders Entertainment; Intern, “The Venture Brothers”, Background Inking and Design, Storyboard Assistance “Supernormal”, Color Design

Skills ;(Proficient in Mac and Windows)

  • Blender, Unity, The Adobe Suite, Photoshop CS4, Illustrator CS4, Adobe After Effects CS4, Flash CS4, Final Cut Pro, Traditional Media

Education;
•    Pratt Institute; BFA, May 2008; GPA, 3.5 •    Major, Traditional Animation; Minor, History of Art and Design

Awards and Honors
May 1, 2009
Official Selection, Best Student Animation First Glance Film Festival   
July 19, 2008 •        
   Honorable Mention, “Uh Oh”, Jersey Shore Film Festival
January 2008                                
   Illustration Exhibited, Prospect Park Zoo, Brooklyn   
2006-2008                                        
 -Presidents List, Pratt Institute
2004-2006                                                                                 
 -Deans List, Pratt Institute
                                                                                                                   
Festivals
May 13-18, 2009-  Rochester High Falls Int’l Film Festival
May 1-3, 2009-  First Glance Film Festival (Hollywood)                                                                
April 2-5, 2009-  Garden State Film Festival                                                                                      
April 1, 2009-  NewFilmakers NY Spring Festival                                                                         
November 6, 2008-  Asheville Film Festival                                                                                              
July 19, 2008-  Jersey Shore Film Festival