Sphere on Spiral Stairs

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Artist Statement

An artist, animator, storyteller who wants to move people visually, emotionally and spiritually.

Awards

2022/23 NAHS - Vice President

2022/23 Art Club Council and Creator

2022 Scholastic Gold Key Winner - Print

2022 Chalk Festival - Honorable Mention (1st time)

2022 Asked to Design/Paint Skateboard Halfpipe

2022 Concepts Art Show - 5 pieces shown along with slideshow of work

2022 - 11th grade Honors Award for Art, Berkeley

Art/Animation BIO

Education

2022

CalArts Visual Storytelling

2022

UCLA Digital Filmmaking

2022-2023

Berkeley Prep - Animation II

2021 - 2022

Berkeley Prep - Animation 1

2021 - 2022

Berkeley Prep - Advanced Art

CalArts Character Design

2021

Berkeley Prep - Film

2022-2023

Berkeley Prep - AP Art

2022-2023

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 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.

Working in Final Cut Pro to edit and tell creative stories with film as Cinematographer, Director, Editor, Film Crew and Story Teller.

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.

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