Jeca Martinez

Freelance Animator & Illustrator | jecamartinez.com

Manila, Philippines
I'm Jeca Martinez, an award-winning animator and illustrator who loves to add a touch of unicorn rainbow happiness to my work. Some of my clients include Hallmark eCards, Otataa, Facebook, Adaptive Studios, The Philippine Daily Inquirer, and Vibal Publishing.

Through my joyful, colorful art, blog and YouTube channel, I hope to inspire others to take on a passionate, relentless lifestyle in pursuit of their creative dreams.

Come join the artventure at JecaMartinez.com

Work Experience

Jeca Animation & Illustration Studios

Owner, Animator, and Illustrator

• Provides professional animation and illustration services to companies all over the world for a variety of creative projects. Clients include Hallmark Labs, Facebook, Otataa, The Philippine Daily Inquirer, Adaptive Studios, and Vibal Publishing.
• Develops original projects such as short animations, art, and GIFs.
• Creates content about animation, art, and creativity on my blog and YouTube channel.
2013 - Present Philippines

Otataa

Freelance Animator (Independent Contractor)

• Animates mobile game apps for children.
June 2016 - Present

Hallmark

Freelance Animator (Independent Contractor)

• Creates animated greeting cards for various occassions. Depending on the project my role involves coming up with ideas, creating storyboards, designing characters, backgrounds and props, animating, and editing. I’ve also worked off concepts and storyboards provided by them.
May 2014 - Present

Rakso Computer Technology

Jr. Web Animator and Illustrator

• Helped Illustrate and animate an e-learning program aimed at high school students.
• Created illustrations and graphics for pitches and campaigns for our clients’ various social media accounts.
April 2014 - December 2014 Philippines

Education

Computer Graphics Master Academy

Environment Sketching for Production

• An 8-week online course with Armand Serrano
September 2014 - October 2014 Philippines

De La Salle-College Of Saint Benilde (DLS-CSB)

Bachelor of Arts in Multimedia Arts

• SDA Grant Scholar (awarded to those with exceptional talent in the fields of art, multimedia, and music)
• Graduated Magna Cum Laude with a CGPA of 3.627
• Consistent Dean's Lister for 10 terms
May 2009 - July 2013 Manila, Philippines

Languages

English (Fluent),
Tagalog (Native),

Awards

Animation Council Of The Philippines

Animahenasyon Philippine Animation Festival - Winner (Student Division, Music Video Category)

2014

Icon Manila

Animated Short Film contest - Winner

2014

De La Salle-College Of Saint Benilde

Magna Cum Laude

2013

De La Salle-College Of Saint Benilde

Multimedia Arts Awards - Top 5 (Animation Category) and Nominee (Illustration Category)

2012

Animation Council Of The Philippines

Animahenasyon Philippine Animation Festival - Finalist (Student Division)

2010

Jupiter Suites

I Love Makati video contest - Runner Up

2010

Skills

2D Computer Animation, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Animate, Adobe CC, Adobe Flash, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Flash Animation, Illustration, Motion Graphics ,