Name

Theresa Laycock

About

My biggest passion is easily art/drawing/illustrating. I love to create things.
I enjoy all of the 2D and 3D Animation and art work that I do.

Theresa Laycock
Kelowna, BC, Canada
laycock.theresa@gmail.com
http://theresalaycock.carbonmade.com/

Professional Goals
Develop and use my skills as an animator and artist in a creative and high energy environment.

Skills
Software knowledge
o Autodesk Maya 2012, Autodesk Softimage 2011, Adobe Photoshop CS5, Adobe Flash CS5, Premiere Pro CS5, Pixologic Z-Brush 4.0

o Digital and Traditional drawing and painting, 3D and 2D Animation, Character Design, 3D Modeling and Texturing, Character Rigging.

Team project experience – Short film “Fight Knight”
o Collaborative group setting including six other students, worked through the production process of creating a short film, designed a character, rigged a character, animated scenes, experience with group meetings, critique, and deadlines.

Employment
Character Modeler Jan 2013 - Present Yeti Farm Creative, Kelowna, BC
o Autodesk Maya 2012

Animation Assistant May 2012 - Present Yeti Farm Creative, Kelowna, BC
o Flash CS5.5 animation

Teaching Assistant
Centre for Arts and Technology March 2012 4-Day 3D Character Animation workshop Kelowna, BC
o Assisted lead instructor with delivering content and helping students

Tutor July 2011 - March 2012 Centre for Arts and Technology Kelowna, BC
o Working one on one with students
o Helped students with scheduling and time management
o Software included Flash, Maya, Softimage, Photoshop
o Working through difficult questions and problems and finding solutions

Merchandiser October 2007 - March 2010
Shoppers Drug Mart Calgary, AB
o Worked in customer service
o Ensured displays were organized and appealing

Education
Centre for Arts and Technology July 2010 - March 2012 Kelowna, BC
3D Animation program – 21 month Diploma
Including courses such as; 2D and 3D animation, character design, life drawing

Bishop Carroll Secondary School September 2007 - June 2009
Calgary, AB Diploma, General studies, Arts, Graphic Design, stop motion animation

Activities/Interests
o Drawing & digital painting
o Reading & writing
o Hiking & photography

References
Sean Ridgway
3D Animation Dept Head
Centre for Arts and Technology
sridgway@digitalartschool.com
Ryan Klassen
Instructor
Centre for Arts and Technology
rklassen@digitalartschool.com
Norm Roen
Instructor
Centre for Arts and Technology
nroen@telus.net

Theresa Laycock
laycock.theresa@gmail.com

Specialties

  • illustration
  • animation
  • character design

Skills

  • Photoshop
  • Maya
  • Softimage

Location

Canada