Résumé

Kathleen Blind’s Résumé

Kathleen Blind

Professional Experience:

bieMEDIA Denver, CO
May 2014 – August 2015
Editor and Motion Graphic Artist

*Editing video, creating custom motion graphics, storyboarding, and original animations for various clients as part of their online marketing campaigns.

TrueSight Media Littleton, CO
February 2014 – April 2014
Freelance Assistant Editor

*Assist the lead editor in creating string outs for reality TV. shows
*Character concept artwork and animation tests for proposed sizzle reels
*Set PA and camera assistant

The Art Institute of Colorado Denver, CO
April 2010 – September 2012
Assistant to the Head of Media Arts programs

*Editor of “The Reel Thing” Film presentation at the Denver Art Museum
*Create program brochure for  “The Reel Thing” presentation
*Printed artwork for the walls of The Art Institute of Colorado
*Organize student teams to run all activities for “The Reel Thing” Production.

Backflip Studios Boulder, CO
April 2012 – June 2012 / October 2009 – December 2009
Freelance Game Artist

*Character concept artwork and Modeling with 3Ds Max for  Gizmonauts
*Dragonvale and Gizmonauts breeding charts and graphic design work.
*Print work and documentation for employees and future interns.
*UI, character, object, and background design for Ragdoll Blaster 1

Technical Skills:

* Adobe CC, Photoshop, Flash, After Effects, Indesign, & Dreamweaver
* Final Cut Pro, Soundtrack Pro, Pluraleyes and Adobe Premier
* Pixologic ZBrush, Autodesk Maya and 3Ds Max
* Budget & Schedule Preparation
* Apple Macintosh & Personal Computers

Creative Skills:

* Production Management
* Motion Graphics and 2d Animation
* 3d Modeling
* Directing, Editing, Videography, Lighting, and Casting

Education:

Colorado Film SchoolAurora, CO
Associates of Arts, Writing & Directing
August 2015 – Present

The Art Institute of ColoradoDenver, CO
Bachelor of Arts, Media Arts & Animation
Graduated December 2013

Awards:

* Graduated Magna Cum Laude December 2013
* Portfolio Par Excellence December 2013
* Awarded Student Leader of the Quarter 2012
Film exhibited at the “Stanley Deans Cup” film festival
* Awarded “Honorable Mention”  April 2013

Artwork and films exhibited at the Denver Art Museum for The Art Institute of Colorado’s quarterly student film festival, “The Reel Thing”
* Awarded “Most Original” December 2010
* Awarded an ASIFA membership December 2010
* Awarded “Honorable Mention” June 2011
* Awarded “Honorable Mention” September 2012