A collection of personal digital illustrations inspired by my travels and sometimes simply, just color and light.
**The first piece, Alone and Free, is a participant of CGTrader Digital Art Competition. Click https://www.cgtrader.com for more info!
A growing collection of personal and commissioned oil paintings. New series of landscapes from my travels around Europe coming soon!
A growing collection of gouache, pastel, and digital plein airs and studies.
Gouache studies are done on Cottonwood Coldpress Sheets or Aquarelle Watercolor paper either on 6"x6", 5"x7" sheets, or in my 3.5"x5.5" moleskin sketchbook.
Digital studies are all done by finger on the iPhone 6.
Loving Vincent is the world's first fully hand painted feature film entirely painted in oils. The film is composed of more than 65,000 paintings, and portrays the life of Van Gogh and the rumors surrounding his mysterious death.
I worked on the film from May to November of 2016 as a painter animator at Breakthru Films Studio in Gdansk, Poland. I worked on a total of six scenes, where you can view stills of to the right.
Studio: Breakthru Films
USA Distributor: Good Deed Entertainment
37 nominations including:
Golden Globe 2018: Best Animated Feature
BAFTA 2018: Best Animated Feature
Annie Awards 2018: Best Animated Feature
-Outstanding Achievement in Music in an Animated Feature Production
-Outstanding Achievement in Writing in an Animated Feature Production
8 wins including:
EDA Award 2017: Best Animated Feature Film (tied with Coco)
Annecy Film Festival 2017: Audience Award
European Film Awards 2017: Best Animated Feature
National Board of Review, USA: NBR Award for Top Ten Indie Films
A blind homeless boy loses his one coin and sets out to find it, only to discover a trail of music that leads him to something more beautiful than he could ever imagine.
I was the director and animator for my thesis short. This film was inspired by my time studying abroad in Florence, Italy, where I was able to listen to the guitarist Piotr Tomaszewski render his beautiful tunes in the Piazza della Signoria.
To view the full film, use the password TMthesis14 or visit https://vimeo.com/95378337.
Antsy Pants™ is a new line of Build and Play Kits that encourage limitless options of imaginative play for children. With the ability to build anything from a lemonade stand to a pirate ship, each Build + Play Kit has easy-to-assemble connectors and rods, so that kids can build each kit all on their own. Now available only at Target.
I create all the backgrounds and props for this commercial.
Client: Antsy Pants Limitless Play
Studio: Silo Films
Sleek, and unique, the Disney Princess Style Collection is meant for every modern girl with big goals and great style. This gorgeous vanity opens up to reveal a light up mirror, beauty accessories and plenty of storage.
I worked with Fiction Films LA to design some concepts to establish the look for the commercial as well as the final backgrounds used in the spot.
MycroFriends is an app that creates healthier people through education and coaching on the connection between your microbiome, nutrition, and health.
Here are a few of the concepts I did for Epipheo Studios to figure out the style of the main character and microbiomes.
Ab Intus (meaning "from within" in Latin) is a raw collection of my plein air gouache sketches and studies from Poland and California.
- 8.5"x5.5" landscape book
- Perfect bound
- 64 pages
- 28 paintings with descriptions of the experience painting each piece
Ab Intus currently sells for $15 at stores such as Nucleus Gallery, Society of Illustrators LA, and Stuart Ng Books. If you are interested in a copy, you can email me as well at firstname.lastname@example.org to get a book mailed to you!