Michael Carter Jr
Hi my name is Michael Carter Jr. I am a Concept artist living in Detroit,Michigan. My focus is Concept Design and Visual Development for video games and Feature Film
for questions and information you can email me at: firstname.lastname@example.org
College for Creative Studies 2007- 2011 B.F.A in Entertainment Arts - Game Art
Visteon, 3D Graphic/ U.I. Design Intern, Van Buren Township, Michigan 2012- Present Modeled 3D assets for car clusters and designed U.I. for infotainment systems
Freelance Artist Detroit, Michigan 2012- Present
Palmer Moving and Storage, Mover, Warren, Michigan 2011-2011
Moving and Storage for families and corporations
Detroit Youth Symposium, Speaker, Detroit, Michigan 2011-2011
Spoke to high school student about concept design and Game assets and also did a Demonstration in z-brush.
Detroit Summer Youth Program, Maintenance Technician, Detroit, Michigan 2009
Cleaned conference rooms, baths, laboratories, offices, halls, and other areas. Set-up for various meeting.
4731 Gallery, Internship, Detroit, Michigan, 2006 - 2007
Studied under the leadership of Tammy Babbitt. Set-up art exhibits and assist art shows.
University Preparatory Academy, Teachers Assistant, Detroit, Michigan 2005-2006
Assisted in teacher an art class to elementary school from grades K-5.
The Detroit News, Internship, Detroit, Michigan, 2004 - 2005
Worked with Cartoonist Henry Payne in developing fictional cartoon characters, and also provided assists with various office duties.
Skills: Character and Creature Concept-Design, vehicle, props and weapon design, environment design, Character, environment modeling and sculpting, Texture painting
Tool set: Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Adobe after Effects, Autodesk Maya 2011, Zbrush 4.0, Google sketch-up, UV-layout, X-normals, Pen, Ink, Graphite, Acrylic, Oil and Watercolor Paint
For additional Information and artwork visit:
- character and creature design
- vehicle design
- props and weapon design
- environment design
- Character modeling and sculpting
- U-v layout
- Adobe Photoshop CS4
- Adobe illustrator CS4
- Adobe after Effects
- Autodesk Maya 2011
- Pixelogic Zbrush 4.0
- google sketch-up
- Adobe after Effects
- Microsoft Office 2007
- Pen and Ink
- Acrylic Paints
- Oil paints
- Watercolor Paints