Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Resume 2011

Kurtis Aikins
Character Animator
3880 thurston street – Burnaby
778.846.6304     kurtisaikins@gmail.com

To acquire a position as a character animator in the cg industries, While developing as a professional in a creative and challenging environment.
    • Strong 3D Character animation
    • Traditional 2D animation
    • 2D Design, illustration
    • Storyboards

  • Rainmaker
      • Tropic Thunder, Stargate

MM artist
September 2007 – January 2008
Translated and imitated camera movements contained in live action shots and replicated those movements in 3D
  • Nitrogen Studios
    • Thomas and Friends
    • Layout Artist

February 2008 – July 2008
Worked on the first Thomas and Friends Hybrid 3D show setting up cameras and set elements
January 2009 – July 2010
Character animator using Maya
Worked on 3 seasons and 2 DVDs
  • Bardel Entertainment
  • Planet Sheen

November 2010 -Present
Character animator using Maya
    • BCIT

Digital Animation Program
October 2006 – October 2007      
Training in 3D and 2D mediums
Focused on animation
Autodesk Maya, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere, Adobe Soundbooth Boujou, Xsi, Sketch Book, ToonBoom, Flip Book