RESUME


T H O M   M c K A Y   P R I C E
Animation Designer / Concept Artist / Matte Painter
E X P E R I E N C E:
The Mill
2013-2015, Staff
Animation Designer / Concept Artist / Matte Painter
  • Created character look, concept art and finished backgrounds for animated shorts.
  • Designed characters, props, vehicles and environments.
  • Generated 3D-projected matte paintings and 360° environments.
  • Provided on-set VFX support and reference gathering.
  • Supervised teams of up to 5 artists.
MPC
2012-2013, Freelance
Concept Artist /  Matte Painter
  • Designed style frames and architecture concepts for client approval.
  • Created stylized and photo-real matte paintings and set extensions.
Superfäd
2011-2012, Freelance
Animation Designer / Concept Artist / Matte Painter
  • Created concept art and finished backgrounds for an animated film.
  • Created stylized and realistic matte paintings.
Mirada
2011-2012, Freelance
Concept Artist / Matte Painter 
  • Created concept art and additional material for feature film pitches.
  • Designed environments and props.
Prologue
2012, Freelance
Illustrator / Matte Painter
  • Designed posters for an international campaign.
  • Created stylized material for a television intro.
HOAX films
2010-2012, Freelance
Concept Artist / Matte Painter / VFX Art Director
  • Created logos and title screens for television shows.
  • Designed architecture concepts.
Method Studios
2010, Freelance
Character Designer / Concept Artist
  • Designed characters and concept art for an ad campaign.
Morningstar Ent.
2009-2010, Staff
Art Director / Concept Artist / Matte Painter
  • Designed characters, props, vehicles and environments for television shows.
  • Art directed animated sequences for a television show with a team of 10+ artists.
  • Created a variety of historical and science fiction matte paintings.
Motion Theory
2009, Freelance
Concept Artist / Matte Painter
  • Created concept art for feature film pitches.
  • Created matte paintings and set extensions for commercials and music videos.
Gradient Effects
2009, Freelance
Concept Artist / Matte Painter
  • Lead matte painter on a 3 part mini-series.
  • Created concept art and matte paintings for feature films.
S O F T W A R E :
Photoshop, After Effects, Sketchbook Pro, Nuke, Maya,
E D U C A T I O N :
Savannah College of Art & Design (BFA in Painting)
The Animation Academy (Character Design) 
Gnomon School of Visual Effects (Digital Painting)
Concept Design Academy (Animation Design)