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ABOUT

I am an illustrator and visual development artist living in Portland, OR.  I am currently seeking full-time, contract and freelance work.

EDUCATION:
The Pacific Northwest College of Art - BFA in Illustration - 2007
- Recipient of the Illustration dept award - 2006
- Recipient of the Illustration dept + thesis award - 2007

CONTINUING EDUCATION: 
'Painting Drama 2' - Mentored course through the Oatley Academy - Instructed by Chris Oatley (formerly Disney, Director of OA) and Jennifer Ely (LAIKA) - 2016

'It's Aliiiiive': Creative Character Design for Animation, Games and Comics - Mentored course through the Oatley Academy - Instructed by Chris Oatley (formerly Disney, Director of OA) and Brett Bean (Disney, Nickelodeon, Henson's Creature Shop, Riot Games, etc.) - 2016

'Painting Drama 1' - Mentored course through the Oatley Academy - Instructed by Chris Oatley (formerly Disney, Director of OA) - 2015-2016

'The Spark': Visual Development for Animation - Mentored course through the Oatley Academy - Instructed by Sarah Marino (Nickelodeon, Reel FX) - 2015

Various CGMA courses focused on painting + character, production and costume design - 2014-2016

CONTACT
meldowart@gmail.com

Sleepy Pine (personal project)

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