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Joe Gast

Seattle, WA, USA
206 720-1033
I combine crisp, clean, vector graphics built in Illustrator with simple motion created in After Effects. With an occasional dash of Cinema 4d in the mix, I deliver playful, engaging video content for you and your clients. - Joe Gast

Work Experience
Seattle, WA, USA
Jan 2014Present
Animator | Motion Designer
Bellevue, WA, USA
 
VMG Studio 520
Motion and graphic designer
Designed and created motion graphics for video deliverables. Developed concept imagery, including style frames and storyboards. Participated in brainstorming sessions to share design perspectives and ideas. Ensured compliance with brand guidelines and design standards (familiar with Microsoft Corporation brand guidelines).

(I have work from my position at VMG Studio 520 that I am not allowed to exhibit here, but will share a Dropbox link per request.)
Seattle, WA, USA
 
Joe Gast
Freelance illustrator and graphic designer
Created content for the advertising, design and publishing industries. Clients included JWT | New York, Marshall Fields, The National Arthritis Foundation and Pentagram Design.

A contributor to The Washington Post Book World for ten years, other publishing industry clients included Reader’s Digest, Sierra Magazine, U.S. News & World Report and The Wall Street Journal.

Teamed with Hasbro and Barnes & Noble to develop illustrations and three-dimensional game pieces for Trivial Pursuit, the Book Lover’s Edition.
Education
Athens, OH, USA
 
Ohio University
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Graduated cum laude from Ohio University, Athens, Ohio. Received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. Majored in graphic design.
Skills
 
Adobe After Effects, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Familiarity With 3D Studio Max And Cinema 4d