Education
2020 MA Documentary Animation. Royal College of Art. London, UK.
Dissertation: “Animating Nonfiction: How New Journalism Informs Contemporary Nonfiction Animation Practices.”
2016 BFA Animated Arts. Pacific Northwest College of Art. Portland, OR.
2012 AAS with Honors. Whatcom Community College. Bellingham, WA.

Professional Experience
2021—Present Assistant Professor. Pacific Northwest College of Art. Portland, OR. 
2020—Present Instructor. NW Film Center. Portland, OR. 
2013—Present Media Artist (see Commercial Work below).
2017–2018 Admissions Counselor. Pacific Northwest College of Art. Portland, OR. 
2015–2018 Animator/Fabricator/Storyboard Artist. Bent Image Lab. Portland, OR.
2014–2015 Audio/Visual Equipment Technician. Media Resource Center. Pacific Northwest College of Art. Portland, OR.
2013–2014 Program Assistant. Foundation Year. Pacific Northwest College of Art. Portland, OR.
2013 Program Assistant. Continuing Education Youth Program. Pacific Northwest College of Art. Portland, OR. 

Commercial Work
2021 Director of Animation. Pour the Water as I Leave. Dir. Daniela Repas. Portland, OR. 
2021 Animation Director. Aesop Rock “Jumping Coffin.” Big-Giant. Portland, OR. 
2020 2D Animator. Aesop Rock “Coveralls.” Big-Giant. Tucson, AZ/Portland, OR. 
2020 Animation Director. Aesop Rock “Pizza Alley.” Big-Giant. Tucson, AZ/Portland, OR. 
2020 2D Animator. Castlevania EP. Tucson, AZ/Portland, OR. 
2020 2D Animator. Together We Rise: The Uncompromised Story of GRM Daily. YouTube Originals. Tucson, AZ/London, UK.
2020 Voice Actor. The Sam Story. Directed by Richard Noble. London, UK.
2020 Colorist. Hit & Run. Directed by Hannah Brewerton. London, UK. 
2019 Stop Motion Animator, Voice Actor. Nod. Wink. Horse. Directed by Ollie Magee. London, UK. 
2019 Stop Motion Animator, Compositor. Shadow Passage. Directed by Ali Aschman. London, UK. 
2019 2D Animator. Four to the Floor (FTTF) - “Animals Getting High.” Channel 4. London, UK.
2019 Illustrator. Three Musketeers Rebrand. Elizabeth Station. Bellingham, WA.
2018 Stop Motion Animator. Boy Genius. Bent Image Lab. Portland, OR.
2018 2D Animator. We Bare Bears Cartoon Network Bumper. Bent Image Lab. Portland, OR.
2018 Videographer, Sound Designer, Motion Graphics Artist, Editor. PNCA Reimagine 2018. Pacific Northwest College of Art Fundraising Gala. Portland, OR.
2017 Videographer. It All Belongs to Another Place and Time. Nathaniel Wyrick. Portland, OR.
2017 Motion Graphics Artist. RE+Branding. Prochilo Health, Inc. Portland, OR. 
2017 Stop Motion Animator. Oregon Lottery Keno Bullseye. Bent Image Lab. Portland, OR.
2017 Stop Motion Animator. At The Drive-In - “Hostage Stamps.” Bent Image Lab. Portland, OR.
2016 2D Animator. Turangalîla. Directed by Rose Bond. Oregon Symphony Sound Sights. Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. Portland, OR.
2016 2D Animator. JSI Research & Training Institute: Understanding Healthcare. John Snow, Inc. Portland, OR.
2016 Stop Motion Animator. Lego Dimensions. Bent Image Lab. Portland, OR.
2016 Stop Motion Animator. Xfinity “Tiny Technicians.” Bent Image Lab. Portland, OR.
2016 Stop Motion Animator, Storyboard Artist, Fabricator. Powerpuff Girls “Macdonald’s Happy Meal.” Bent Image Lab. Portland, OR.
2016 Stop Motion Animator. Rudolph 4D. Bent Image Lab. Portland, OR.
2016 Stop Motion Animator. Aesop Rock - “Rings.” Bent Image Lab. Portland, OR.
2015 Story Producer. Here Be Monsters Podcast Episode 42: “Deers.” KCRW Podcast. Portland, OR.
2015 Stop Motion Animator, 2D Animator. Jimmy’s Books. Bent Image Lab. Portland, OR.
2015 Stop Motion Animator. American Indian College Fund. Bent Image Lab. Portland, OR.
2015 Stop Motion Animator. Treasure Hunters. Bent Image Lab. Portland, OR.
2014 Production Assistant to Rose Bond. Illumination #1. Portland, OR.
2014 Production Assistant to Laura Heit. Two Ways Down. Portland, OR.
2014 2D Animator, Lead Designer. Revolution in the Landscape: Against the Current. Design Week Portland. Portland, OR.
2013 Sound Designer, Composer. Richmond Elementary Library Installation. Richmond Elementary Japanese Immersion School. Portland, OR.
2013 2D Animator. Habitat. Art + Science Initiative. NOAA Fisheries + Pacific Northwest College of Art. Portland, OR.

Skills
Animation Direction
Stop Motion Animation
2D Animation 
Illustration
Research/Writing
Teaching
Interviewing
Compositing/Post-Production
Sound Design
Editing
Videography
Storyboard Art
Fabrication (basic carpentry, borosilicate glass, ceramics)
Lighting Design for Video/Animation

Software/Technology
Adobe After Effects
Adobe Premiere
Adobe Audition
Adobe Photoshop
Dragonframe
Toon Boom Harmony 20
TVPaint
Pages
Numbers
Microsoft Word
Microsoft Excel

Director Filmography
2020 Februarium!!
2019 Fifteen-Two
2019 Alex Jones is (Technically) a Human
2019 Some of the Bad Men in My Family
2016 Composing
2015 Deers
2014 Painting from Life
2013 Road Trip
2013 The Writing Process

Selected Group Exhibitions
2020 Unlimited 2020 Alumni Salon Show. Pacific Northwest College of Art. Online. 
2020 RCA2020: Creativity, Commitment, and Enriching Voices. Curated by Ron Diamond. Royal College of Art 2020 Graduate Exhibition. Online. 
2019 The Elephant. Elephant West Gallery. London, UK. 
2017 The Space Under the Surface. Pacific Northwest College of Art. Portland, OR. 
2015 You Are Here, “in situ Portland Night Lights.” Regional Arts & Cultural Council. Portland, OR.
2014 Expanded Frames: Investigations of the In-between. RiverTech Building. Portland, OR. 
2013 Boundary Crossings. Pacific Northwest College of Art. Portland, OR.
2013 Art + Science Initiative. Oregon Museum of Science and Industry. Portland, OR.

Selected Festival Awards
2021 Honorable Mention, Best Student Animation. Fifteen-Two. Happy Valley Film Festival. State College, PA.
2021 Winner, Best Sound & Editing. Fifteen-Two. Story/Image Film Festival. London, UK/Online. 
2020 Programmer’s Pick. Februarium!! Videodrunk Film Festival. Oshawa, Ontario, Canada/Online. 
2020 Runner Up, Best Animated Documentary. Fifteen-Two. Story? International Student Documentary Film Festival. Cork, Ireland/Online.
2019 Best Animation. Fifteen-Two. White Deer International Film Festival (Sept/Oct Season). London, UK/Online.
2019 Gold Medal Award for Shorter Comedy Short. Alex Jones is (Technically) a Human. London Worldwide Comedy Short Film Festival. London, UK. 
2016 Emerging Artist Award. Deers. McMinnville Short Film Festival. McMinnville, OR. 

Selected Festival Screenings 
2021 British Documentary Film Festival. London, UK/Online. 
2021 Las Cruces International Film Festival. Las Cruces, New Mexico/Online.
2021 Dorset Indie Film Festival. Weymouth, UK/Online.
2021 Reel Doc Fest. Elburn, Illinois/Online.
2021 Deptford Cinema Film Festival. London, UK/Online. 
2021 Das Filmfest. Corvallis, Oregon/Online. 
2020 Videodrunk Film Festival. Oshawa, Ontario, Canada/Online. 
2020 Out of the Can International Film Festival. Derbyshire, UK/Online.
2020 Couch Film Festival. Toronto, Ontario/Online.
2020 Short of the Week. Online.
2020 Rising of the Lusitania. Gdansk, Poland/Online.
2020 Cheap Cuts Documentary Film Festival. London, UK/Online.
2020 Cardiff Animation Festival. Cardiff, UK/Online.
2020 Euregion Film Festival. Heerleen, Netherlands/Online.
2020 13th British Shorts Film Festival. Berlin, Germany.
2020 TOO DRUNK TO WATCH. Berlin, Germany.
2020 Micro Festival. Madrid, Spain.
2019 ANILOGUE Animation Festival. Budapest, Hungary.
2019 Factual Animation Film Festival. London, UK.
2019 Encounters Film Festival. Bristol, UK.
2019 Portland Animated Shorts Showcase. Portland, OR. 
2016 Animated Worlds: Portland Animation Since 2000. Sisters, OR. 
2016 Northwest Animation Festival. Portland, OR.
2016 Indie Flicks Short Film Festival. Manchester, UK
2016 We Like ‘Em Short Film Festival. Baker City, OR.
2014 Experimental Film Festival. Portland, OR

Teaching Experience
2021 Instructor of Record. AA231 Animation I: Materials, Methods, & Motion. Pacific Northwest College of Art. Portland, OR. 
2021 Instructor of Record. AA235 Special Topics: Stop Motion. Pacific Northwest College of Art. Portland, OR. 
2021 Instructor of Record. Independent Study. Pacific Northwest College of Art. Portland, OR. 
2020 Instructor. Stop Motion Animation for Kids. NW Film Center, Portland, OR.
2019 Instructor. Stop Motion: Dirty Tricks, Workarounds, Need-to-Know Information. MA Animation Creative Forum. Royal College of Art. London, UK.
2019 Instructor. Animating Nonfiction: Note to Self. Royal College of Art. London, UK. 
2018 Substitute Instructor. AA335 Animated Documentary. Pacific Northwest College of Art. Portland, OR. 
2017-2018 Thesis Mentor. Pacific Northwest College of Art. Portland, OR. 
2014 Animation Instructor. Stories in Movement + Creative Activism Project. Donald E. Long Detention Center. Portland, OR.

Awards/Grants/Scholarships
2019 Dissertation Distinction Award. Royal College of Art. London, UK.
2018 Summer Professional Development Grant. Princess Grace Foundation USA. New York, NY. (Award supported attendance of the 2018 Society for Animation Studies annual conference in Montreal, Canada.)
2018 Animation Educator’s Forum Scholarship. International Animated Film Association (ASIFA) Hollywood. Los Angeles, CA.
2015 Nancy Tonkin Scholarship. Pacific Northwest College of Art. Portland, OR.
2014-2015 Wilbur Larson Scholarship. Pacific Northwest College of Art. Portland, OR. 
2014 Grand Prize. LG Art of the Pixel Competition. New York, NY.
2014 Princess Grace Foundation-USA Undergraduate Film Scholarship. New York, NY.
2013-2014 Animated Arts Merit Scholarship. Pacific Northwest College of Art. Portland, OR.
2012-2015 PNCA Honors Scholarship. Pacific Northwest College of Art. Portland, OR. 

Institutional Service
2020 Graduate Exhibition Student Representative. Royal College of Art. London, UK.
2019—2020 Member. Learning and Teaching Committee. Royal College of Art. London, UK.
2018—2020 MA Animation Program Student Representative. Royal College of Art. London, UK. 
2019 Founder. MA Animation Creative Forum. Royal College of Art. London, UK.
2012 Tenure Committee Student Representative. Whatcom Community College. Bellingham, WA. 

Panels & Juries
2020 Artist Panel. Accelerate Sessions/Animation Salon: Animated Documentary. Animate Projects + AnimatedDocumentary.com. Online.
2020 Artist Panel. PNCA Unlimited 2020. Online.
2020 PNCA Midterm Review Panels. Portland, OR/Online.
2020 Animators in Conversation: Fiction versus Reality. Royal College of Art 2020 Graduate Exhibition. Online.
2019 Artist Panel. ANILOGUE Film Festival. Budapest, Hungary.
2019 Artist Panel. DepicT! Showcase. Encounters Film Festival. Bristol, UK.
2018 PNCA Midterm Review Panels. Portland, OR. 
2017–2018 Guest Speaker. Time Arts (Spring and Fall 2017, Spring 2018). Pacific Northwest College of Art. Portland, OR. 
2017 Guest Speaker. Design and Technology for Public Health. Tufts University. Medford, MA. Online. 
2017 Artist Panel. Home-brew 2017: A PDX Animation Showcase. Portland, OR.
2015-2017 Juror. Northwest Animation Festival. Portland, OR. 
2015 Artist Panel. Northwest Animation Festival. Portland, OR.

Memberships
2020—Present Member. Rhythm and Frames Artist Collective. 
2016—Present Member. Society for Animation Studies.
2015 Board Member. International Animated Film Association (ASIFA) Portland, OR.

Publications as Author
2020 “Edge of Rhythm and Frames: A Horse Designed by Committee,” Rhythm and Frames, https://rhythmandframes.co.uk/a-horse-designed-by-committee/
2020 “Gaia’s Dream in Lavender,” Missing Observer Studies #3, October 2020. https://huner-francis.info/MOS-3-Rose-Bond
2020 “How to Keep Working In A Pandemic: The Royal College of Art’s MA Animation Graduates Share Their Tips,” Cartoon Brew, July 17, 2020. https://www.cartoonbrew.com/sponsored-by-royal-college-of-art/how-to-keep-working-in-a-pandemic-the-royal-college-of-arts-ma-animation-graduates-share-their-tips-194534.html

Selected Press
2020 Rob Munday, “Februarium!!” Short of the Week, August 11, 2020. https://www.shortoftheweek.com/2020/08/11/februarium
2018 AWN Staff Editor, “ASIFA-Hollywood, AEF Announce 2018-19 Student Scholarship Recipients,” Animation World Network, June 28, 2018. https://www.awn.com/news/asifa-hollywood-aef-announce-2018-19-student-scholarship-recipients
2016 S.W. Conser, Interview, “Words and Pictures: Portland’s Animation Industry,” KBOO Radio, Portland, OR, May 12, 2016. https://kboo.fm/media/49731-portlands-animation-industry
2014 Untitled Magazine, Interview, “Art of the Pixel Winner John Summerson,” Portland, OR, October 17, 2014. http://untitled.pnca.edu/articles/show/7214
2014 CNN This Hour, Interview, “Neil Patrick Harris’ New Project,” New York, NY, September 18, 2014. http://edition.cnn.com/TRANSCRIPTS/1409/18/ath.02.html
2014 Submit Magazine, Vol. 8, Images, October 10, 2014.
2014 Fox Van Allen, “‘Painting from Life’ Wins LG’s Art of the Pixel Contest,” Techlicious, September 29, 2014. https://www.techlicious.com/blog/lg-art-of-the-pixel-contest-winner-painting-for-life/
2014 Aaron Scott, “Neil Patrick Harris Talks About Digital Art, PNCA, Hedwig, HIMYM, and Why Actors Need Good Dermatologists,” Portland Monthly, August 26, 2014. https://www.pdxmonthly.com/articles/2014/8/26/neil-patrick-harris-talks-about-digital-art-pnca-closing-hedwig-and-why-actors-need-good-dermatologists-august-2014
2014 Market Watch, “Princess Grace Foundation-USA Announces 2014 Awards Winners in Theater, Dance & Film,” August 15, 2014. https://www.marketwatch.com/press-release/princess-grace-foundation-usa-announces-2014-awards-winners-in-theater-dance-film-2014-08-15
2014 Matt Stangel, “EFFing Portland: What to See (and Why to See It) at Portland’s Experimental Film Festival,” Portland Mercury, May 28, 2014. https://www.portlandmercury.com/portland/effing-portland/Content?oid=12582440
2014 NOAA Fisheries West Coast Region, “Bridging Art With Science to Protect Salmon Habitat,” Spring 2014. https://archive.fisheries.noaa.gov/wcr/stories/2014/19_03032014_pnca_nearshore_habitat_video.html
2014 Untitled Magazine, “Science and Art Intersect,” May 24, 2013.
  


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