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Adam du Shole

Greenville, SC, USA
Imaginative illustrator, 2D animator, and printmaker with an appreciation for all things creative.

Work Experience

Self-Employed

Freelancing Artist/Designer

Clients include: Brandever via Red Rooster Vineyards, The Tuck Shop at Chelsea Market, Filmmaker Magazine, Gather Cafe Brooklyn, Min-K SoHo
November 2012 - Present New York, New York, United States

Greenville County Museum Of Art

Art Instructor

Instructed a 3-day summer camp course for children on the basics of comic book layout and design, culminating with student-produced mini comics.
August 2016 - August 2016 Greenville, South Carolina, United States

Greenville Center For Creative Arts

Art Instructor

Instructed students in "The Perspective of Anatomy," a course designed to help students progress not only their knowledge of basic form and human anatomy but how to use perspective for dramatic effect in their own work.
July 2015 - August 2015 Greenville, South Carolina, United States

Augenblick Studios

Animation Intern

Worked as an in-between Flash animator on a Comedy Central television series currently in production.
January 2013 - April 2013 Brooklyn, New York, United States

Brightline ITV

Video Editor/Motion Graphics Artist

Responsible for the creation and execution of various motion graphics marketing campaigns used in interactive television. Duties include, but are not limited to, film editing, motion graphics, graphic design, conceptualization, and story boarding.
June 2011 - November 2012 New York, New York, United States

Rochester Institute Of Technology

Graduate Administrative / Teaching Assistant

Employed as a Teaching Assistant for Graduate-level animation course specializing in the fundamentals of 2D animation, as well as working as an administrative assistant with the School of Film & Animation.
September 2008 - March 2011 Rochester, New York, United States

Nissan Diesel

English Instructor

Instructed and tutored upper management employees in business-centered ESL courses.
June 2006 - June 2007 Ageo City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan

JET Program

Assistant Language Teacher

Worked as an Assistant Language Teacher in Japanese public high schools throughout Saitama Prefecture, focusing on ESL conversational instruction.
August 2004 - June 2006 Saitama Prefecture, Japan

Education

Rochester Institute Of Technology

MFA, Film & Animation

Concentrated in traditional 2D animation, storyboarding, pre-production and animation design within The School of Film & Animation.
August 2007 - May 2011 Rochester, New York, United States

Mercyhurst College

BA, English

Comparative Literature studies with a concentration in creative writing.
August 1999 - June 2004 Erie, Pennsylvania, United States

Languages

English (Native),
Japanese (Conversational),

Awards

Rochester High Falls International Film Festival

Student-produced short 'It' was selected for screening.

2009

Skills

Concept Art, Figure Drawing, Character Design, Gesture Drawing, Illustration, Motion Graphics , Pre-Production, Printmaking, Sign Making, Story Art, Traditional Animation, Visual Merchandising,

Proficient Software

Adobe Photoshop, Adobe AfterEffects, Adobe InDesign, Final Cut Pro, Flash MX

References

Lisa Thomas
Producer, Augenblick Studios
Email: lisa@augenblickstudios.com

Brian Baldwin
Video Design Director, Brightline
Phone: 212.271.0014 Email: rlupo@brightline.tv

Tom Gasek
RIT Faculty and Independent Animator
Phone: 585.475.2743 Email: tdgpph@rit.edu