Tim Probert

Ridgewood, NY, USA

Work Experience

Aardman Nathan Love

Art Director

March 2014 - Present New York, United States

Farrar, Straus And Giroux


Freelance illustrator working on 'Rip & Red', a series of middle grade novels by Phil Bildner.
June 2014 - Present New York, United States

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Freelance Illustrator

Illustrated a set of three middle grade novels.
December 2016 - August 2017 Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Bolt City Productions


November 2013 - March 2014 California, United States


Visual Development Artist

Designing characters and layouts. Painting final backgrounds for animation.
- Present New York, New York, United States

Carus Publishing


Illustrated a joke book supplement for Spider Magazine. Illustrated a two page spread for Ladybug Magazine.
July 2013 - October 2013 Chicago, Illinois, United States

Cable Car Theater


Designed and animated a two minute promotional video for a fundraising campaign. The Cable Car Theater was raising money to upgrade to digital projectors.
December 2012 - February 2013 Providence, Rhode Island, United States

Ponkonio Press


Asked to contribute an illustration to a collection of children's poems titled "Chocolate Chips & Rocket Ships". Also created an animated book trailer in After Effects using to artwork of several contributors.
May 2012 - July 2012 Bethel, Connecticut, United States

Roaring Brook Press


Illustrated a children's chapter book titled "Pickle: The (Formerly) Anonymous Prank Club of Fountain Point Middle School".
October 2011 - May 2012 New York, New York, United States

Scentsational Books


Illustrated a scratch-n-sniff picture book about the sights and smells of New York City.
June 2011 - March 2012 New York, New York, United States

Brown University


Designed and animated a 45 second opening for a French Film Festival.
September 2011 - January 2012 Providence, Rhode Island, United States

Cox Communications


Illustrated billboards advertising college basketball games. Designed and animated bumpers advertising college basketball games.
October 2010 - February 2012 Rhode Island, United States

DMA Animation


Designed characters, environments and props for an animated children's hospital website. Also storyboarded and pencil tested animated sequences.
October 2009 - September 2010 Yonkers, New York, United States


Boston University

Bachelors of Fine Arts in Painting

September 2005 - May 2009 Massachusetts, United States


Adobe After Effects, Adobe Photoshop, Animation, Character Design, Illustration, Storyboarding,