2023 Concepts Art Show Organizer as NAHS VP and show work
2023 Cum Laude Inductee - Berkeley Prep
2023 Scholastic Gold Key Winner - Animation Short
2023 Fashion Club Council
2023 Chosen as Director of Final Project for Film Class
2023 Shorts Film Festival - 5 Films [animation and classic]
2022/23 NAHS (National Art Honors Society) - Vice President
2022/23 Art Club Council and Creator
2023 National Honors Society Inductee
2022 Scholastic Gold Key Winner - Print
2022 Chalk Festival - Honorable Mention (1st time doing chalk art)
2022 Asked to Design/Paint Skateboard Half-pipe Solo
2022 Concepts Art Show - 5 pieces shown along with slideshow of work
2022 - 11th grade Honors Award for Art, Berkeley
Education & Experience
CalArts Visual Storytelling
UCLA Digital Filmmaking
Berkeley Prep - Animation II
2021 - 2022
Berkeley Prep - Animation 1
2021 - 2022
Berkeley Prep - Advanced Art
CalArts Character Design
Berkeley Prep - AP Art
Berkeley Prep - Film
Chosen as Director in Final Project Film "The Crush" chosing scenes, directing class actors, shots and timing. Editor working in Final Cut Pro to edit and tell creative stories with film as Creator, Cinematographer, Director, Editor, Film Crew and Story Teller. Work in a variety of story making formats including stop motion, abstract, documentary and traditional. Working on screen play writing and experimental storytelling.
Accepted and attended 2 weeks at UCLA - Digital Filmmaking Summer Institute where I worked on 2 short films. I was awarded Cinemaphotographer and Production Designer and learned more about all the facets of film making and story telling. Created posters, worked with premier pro to edit film and deciding scenes to shoot.
Senior year where I work with Blender for 3D skills, hone my animation experience into various forms of storytelling including more story boarding, world design, character design, narrative and editing.
Create projects with art from concept to design to form utilizing a variety of formats, materials and digital applications. Building on existing art experience and skills ability to render in most formats, materials and formats.
Accepted and attended the California Institute for the Arts - Workshop in Visual Storytelling over the summer 2022 to work on my storytelling characters / ideas
Accepted and attended the California Institute for the Arts - Workshop in Character Design over the summer 2021 to work on my character, world and layout design skills
Junior year where I learned all about the basics of animation in Animation I. We covered the history and future of animation and worked with various forms of animation including ToonBoom, pegging, 2D and 3D styles and storyboarding
Junior year I have covered using all kinds of formats, features, and mixed media in my projects. I've discovered I love color. I painted my first oil painting from a photo I took of my friend doing flips to an acrylic skeleton head I painted in the pointillism method. I have been asked to paint live in our Concepts art show this spring and was asked to design and paint a skateboard half pipe to be completed before the end of the school year.