Elizabeth Boylan Ltd.

Illustration & Graphic Design

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
I studied fine arts at Emily Carr University of Art and Design. I now focus as a game artist/ unity developer building content at BigTopBallet Inc.

I enjoy freelance Illustrations for book covers, advertising, editorial, fashion, graphic or conceptual design.

My free time interests are reading a good book by the fire, snowboarding or walking Paris, our puppy weimaraner.

Work Experience

Big Top Ballet Inc.

CEO - Art Director

Founder, artist and game designer. I create matte painting visuals, game art illustrations in Photoshop and 3D models maya 3D for Unity 3D game development.
May 2013 - Present New York, New York, United States


Partner & Art Director

Graphic Design, Web Design, UI/ UX design and development for mobile apps and games.

For the period from August 2009 to December 31, 2014, I worked with my partner and husband, John Borchert on over a dozen iPhone Apps and game projects both for in-house and mobile app client work. It's been an exciting journey.
Effective 2015, I have been focusing more specifically on Big Top Ballet Inc. game development, with a side order of freelance illustration work.
August 2009 - March 2014 British Columbia, Canada


Emily Carr University

Bachelor of Fine Arts

January 2005 - December 2008 British Columbia, Canada

University Of British Columbia

Media Arts - Continuing Studies

Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator, Flash Animation, Autodesk Maya 3D
May 2003 - August 2003 Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

St. Francis Xavier University

Bachelor of Science, Chemistry

Nova Scotia, Canada


Business Studies



English (Native),
French (Native),


Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Costume Design, Game Art, Graphic Design, Illustration, MAYA 3D, Unity 3D,