Brittney Owens

Brittney Owens

Mid-level Character Animator / 9 yrs

Vancouver, Canada

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Animator

The Snow Queen 3: Fire and Ice (2018)

Senior Animator

T.O.T.S. (1970)

2D and 3D Character Animator
Work History
  • Senior Animator

    Rainmaker Entertainment

    August 2017 - Present
    Vancouver, Canada

    • Animating on the series, "Barbie Dreamhouse Adventures"

  • Animator / Editor / Designer

    Freelance

    August 2012 - Present

    • Animate a variety of 2D and 3D videos using After Effects and Maya for individual clients
    • Edit photos and videos using Photoshop and Premiere Pro for various clients

  • 3D Animation Instructor

    Bethany College

    August 2017 - December 2017

    • Remotely taught the 3D Computer Animation 1 course online, focusing on the 12 Principles of Animation

  • Animator

    Rainmaker Entertainment

    January 2017 - August 2017
    Vancouver, Canada

    • Animated on the movie, "Barbie Dolphin Magic"

  • Lead Animator

    Hi Road Productions

    January 2012 - January 2017

    • Freelance Animator, July 2015 – February 2016, September 2016 – January 2017
    • Lead Animator & Project Manager, January 2014 – June 2015
    • Animator, January 2012 – December 2013
    ---- Remotely animated characters and effects in After Effects for animatic test spots for clients including: Nestlé®, The Glad® Products Company, Dole Food Company, Inc., Quaker Oats Company, and more
    ---- Communicated with clients and artists keeping both updated on the projects while assigning tasks, supervising progress, providing feedback, and keeping on schedule

  • Animator

    Rainmaker Entertainment

    February 2016 - August 2016
    Vancouver, Canada

    • Animated on the movie, "Barbie Video Game Hero"

  • Freelance Character Animator

    Wizart Animation

    February 2016 - March 2016

    • Remotely animated on "The Snow Queen 3: Fire and Ice" feature film

  • Lead Animator

    Cinema 1 Film & FX

    January 2014 - August 2015
    Wichita, KS

    • Animated 3D characters, props, and cameras in Maya for a variety of projects

  • Animator

    ARG! Animation Studio

    January 2012 - August 2015

    • Animator ("Adventures of Turtle Tadio"), February 2015 – August 2015
    • Director & Lead Animator ("Maxwell's Airplanes"), September 2014 – April 2015
    • Freelance Animator, January 2013 – September 2013
    • 2D Animation Intern, January 2012 – January 2013
    ---- Remotely directed a team of artists collaborating on the "Maxwell's Airplanes" TV commercial by assigning tasks and shots, managing progress, giving feedback, and keeping on schedule and on budget
    ---- Animated shots remotely in Flash for the TV show, "Adventures of Turtle Tadio," and other videos including animating a lead 3D character as well as animating the 2D facial texture in Maya and After Effects

  • Lead Animator

    Walrus & Carpenter Productions, LLC

    February 2012 - July 2015

    • Lead Animator, June 2013 – July 2014, June 2015 – July 2015
    • Animator, February 2012 – July 2012
    ---- Broke apart and animated characters from illustrations using Photoshop and After Effects for "Alicewinks" and the upcoming "Rabbitwinks," feature films for a multimedia enhanced e-book

  • Animator & Editor & Designer

    Karen Keller International Inc.

    February 2013 - November 2014

    • Remotely animated and created a 2D influential explainer video with After Effects and Flash
    • Edited video and audio footage and composited green screen using After Effects, Premiere Pro, and Audition
    • Designed graphics and infographics used to explain products and services to customers

  • Animator & Designer

    Treble Clef Project

    December 2011 - May 2012

    • Remotely animated characters and composited green screen footage in Flash and After Effects for videos
    • Illustrated and designed characters for different craft projects

  • 3D Animation Intern

    Element X Creative

    June 2011 - August 2011
    Dallas, TX

    • Animated scenes in the 3D animated children’s bowling show called "Bowlopolis"

  • Outdoor Foods Cast Member

    Walt Disney World

    January 2010 - August 2011
    Lake Buena Vista, FL

    • Served customers food and beverages politely and efficiently, worked independently and collaboratively with other cast members providing outstanding customer service
    • Problem solved in high pressure situations by addressing guests' needs quickly using strong
    communication skills, leading to satisfied customers

Education
  • AnimSquad

    November 2014 - November 2015
  • BFA in 2D and 3D Animation

    Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design

    August 2007 - December 2011