Colus Havenga


San Diego, CA, USA
Toy design, digital sculpting, character animation, motion graphics and illustration

Work Experience


Founder, Owner, Designer

Personal design brand mainly done in black and white. Inlcudes Toy design, t-shirts, jewelry, pins, prints and so forth.

Work done with:
Munkyking Toys
Martian Toys
DeadZebra Inc
Bill Mcmullen
January 2011 - California, United States


Toy design, T-shirt Artist

Licenced Toy design and T-shirt design for companies including Blizzard, Mojang and 343 Industries.
August 2015 - Poway, California, United States

Practicing Excellence

Senior Animator, Illustration , design

Making animated short films for educational modules and motion graphics. Various design tasks including Info Graphics and designs for social media posts.
February 2013 - August 2015 San Diego, California, United States

Passmore Lab

Animator, Special FX, Stereographer

October 2008 - January 2013 California, United States

Sunrise Productions

Senior animator, Character Rigger

January 2006 - April 2008 Cape Town, South Africa

Solid PDA

Partner, Animation Director, Character Designer, post FX

January 2004 - January 2006 Cape Town, South Africa


English (Native),
Afrikaans (Native),


3D Printing, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Animation, Animation Direction, Autodesk Maya, Character Design, Character Development, Character Rigging, Graphic Designer, Illustration, Prototyping, Stereoscopy, T-shirt Design, Team Work, Toy Design, ZBrush,