Crystal Perea


Experience

ACT, Assistant, February 2016 - October 2017

Handled online media, online sales, maintains website, answers questions and calls.

JCPenney, Sales Associate, August 2014 - August 2016

Provided excellent customer service, worked in fast paced environment, aimed to meet weekly goals.

R3 Papercraft, Temp Worker– May 2012 - August 2012

Completed daily offices tasks, inputted files into computer, organized and filed invoices, assisted other with any other tasks needed.

Storyboard Revisionist, Fox TV Animation, October 2017 - Present

Freelance Storyboard Artist, Baobab Studios

Unannounced Production, June 2017 - October 2017

Storyboarded from outline & given materials, roughed and cleaned up boards, problem solved story issues, pitched story ideas.

Freelance Prop Designer, Baobab Studios

Unannounced Production, September 2017


Short Films

“A Boy and His Beast”, 2015-2016 • Writer, Storyboard Artist, Character Designer, Editor & Sound Designer, Animator

- A collaborative 9 minute stop motion short completed under the mentorship of Stephen Chiodo.                    

+ Screened at the Burbank Film Festival 2017

+ Screened at the Oceanside International Film Festival 2017

- Best Animation at OIFF

- Audience Choice Award

+ Screened at the Beverly Hills Film Festival 2017          

 - 2017 Filmmaker Official Selection

+ Winner of the Award of Merit in the Best Shorts Competition        

+ Screened at the LCAD Animation Festival 2016

"Oh Brother”, 2015 - 2016 • Filmmaker

- Two minute hand drawn fully animated film created from concept to completion. Handled all aspects of production.

 + Screened at the 2016 LCAD Animation Film Festival

 

“Mo, Bringer of War” & “Man Hunters”, Spring 2014 • Storyboard Artist, Animator

- Two CG animated group short films.

 + Screened at the LCAD Animation Film Festival 2014

"Lunch Punk", Fall 2013 • Filmmaker

- A 30 second hand drawn, fully animated short film. Created from concept to completion. Handled all aspects of production.

"Schadenfreude", Spring 2011 • Director

- A live action short film, created from concept to completion. Handled all aspects of production.

“Sea Snack”, Summer 2010 • Filmmaker

- A 30 second hand drawn ink and watercolor short film.

- Created from concept to completion. Handled all aspects of production.


Education

Concept Design Academy (CDA)

- Cinematic Storyboarding with Jay Oliva   June 2017 - Summer 2017

Brushtale Works Online School

- 2D Character Animation with Toniko Pantoja - Summer 2017

CG Master 2D Academy (CGMA) 

- Storyboarding for Animation with Jim Mortensen, Spring 2017 

- Storyboarding for Animation with Liane Han Cho, Spring 2016                  

- Storyboarding for Animation with Ian Abando, Spring 2015

Rad How to School with Rad Sechrist

- Storyboarding for Feature Animation, Spring 2017, Summer 2016

Laguna College of Art & Design (LCAD) 2016, BFA in Animation                            

- Storyboarding, Design, Stop Motion, 2D Animation, CG Animation

California State Summer School of the Arts (CSSSA) Summer 2010

-  Coursework in traditional and experimental animation


Skills

Storyboard Pro, Photoshop, Premiere, Cintiq, Mac and PC Systems, Traditional drawing media (ink, watercolor, etc.)

 


Women in Animation - Member

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