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San Francisco, CA
USA

About

Information about my art and work in education and film.

 
My paintings are created from life in multiple sessions. Currently, I am painting  scenes  along the northern California coast.

My paintings are created from life in multiple sessions. Currently, I am painting scenes along the northern California coast.

 
 
 
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Educator

EXPERIENCE 

2017 Instructor, Playstudios, Burlingame, CA

  • Watercolor Art Historical Survey

  • Color Theory

  • On Location Painting/Studio Practice    

                                           

2004-2011 Instructor, DigiPen Institute of Technology, Redmond, WA

Positions:

  • Senior Lecturer/Advisor to the President, 2007-2008

  • Assistant Professor/Advisor to the President, 2005-2007

  • Instructor, 2004-2005

    Courses:

  • Tone, Color, and Composition

  • Advanced Figure Drawing

  • Painting: An Intensification of Reality

  • Visual Development for Animation

  • Digital Painting

    Administrative:

  • Restructure and implementation of department mission

 

EDUCATION

1993 BFA, Academy of Art, San Francisco, CA

  • 2 Awards of Excellence in Drawing and Painting

 

Filmography

EXPERIENCE

2013, 2015 Background Artist, Duck Studios, Los Angeles, CA

Credits:

  • The Little Prince, 2015 (stop motion sequence)

  • Imitation of Life, 2013 (directed by Mattias Poledna)

1997-2003 Background Artist, Walt Disney Feature Animation, Orlando, FL 

Credits:

  • Brother Bear, 2003

  • Lilo & Stitch, 2002

  • John Henry, 2000

  • Tarzan, 1999

  • Mulan, 1998