HEATHER SURPRENANT

HEATHER SURPRENANT

Animator & IllustratoR

603.943.6230

heathernant@gmail.com

  • About Me

    I am a passionate industry veteran with a history of producing innovative games that met with both critical and market success. I am currently in search of new career opportunities where I can continue to grow.

  • Education

    Savannah College of Art and Design - Savannah, Ga
    Bachelors of Fine Arts, 2009
    Major: Animation
    Graduated Magna Cum Laude

Experience

International Gaming Technologies, IGT - 2013 to 2017

Mobile Production Artist II - Animation, Illustration, Concept Art

Successfully provided:
  • Symbol and background illustrations for game ports as well as new concepts
  • Supporting animations and special effects for entire games
  • Complete artistic ownership of multiple games at a time under strict time constraints
  • Collaborate with producers, sound designers, and flash to provide cohesive game

Spooky Cool Games/Hit it Rich, Chicago Zynga - 2011 to 2013

Junior Production Artist - Animation, Illustration, Concept Art

Successfully provided:
  • Symbol and background art for game ports as well as new concepts
  • Supporting animations and special effects
  • Collaborate with large team of artists under competitive deadlines

Duke and the Duck Studios - 2010 to 2012

Senior Production Artist - Animation, Illustration, Motion Graphics, Concept Art

Successfully provided:
  • Scripts for animated advertisements and trade conventions from scratch
  • Complete animations for animated advertisements and trade conventions
  • Voice talent for advertising and miscellaneous in-house projects
  • Support for whitepaper/copy in concept to final product and delivery

Insomniac Design, Inc. - 2010 to 2012

Junior Production Artist - Animation, Illustration, Motion Graphics, Concept Art

Successfully completed national corporate ad campaign by providing:
  • Creative layout
  • Prop design
  • Character assets
Worked with various clients in different industries on:
  • Branding
  • Logos
  • Marketing Campaigns
  • Complex motion graphic animations for corporate presentations

Urgnt.ly - 2011

Art Director - Animation, Sound Design, Storyboards, and Copy Editing

  • Successfully produced nationwide marketing campaigns for the Urgnt.ly iPhone App

Artistic skills & abilities

  • Expert in Adobe CS6 and CC: Photoshop, Flash Animate, Illustrator, After Effects
  • Fluent in ToonBoom software for traditional animation projects
  • Expert in commercial, B to B, and B to C work
  • Deadline oriented