Rhonda Bowlin

EMAIL: contact-at-rhondabowlin.com
CELL: 919.561.9820
LOCATION: Marlborough, MA


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Efficient high to low-polygon pipeline
  • Modular level design within the Unreal engine
  • Quality texture painting and UV mapping
  • 2D painting of characters and environments
  • Flexibility in style to match art direction
  • Quick to learn new software and techniques

CREATIVE BACKGROUND

Phoenix Online Studios (Online; May 2011 – September 2013)
Artist

Cognition: An Erica Reed Thriller (January 2012-September 2013)

  • Digitally painting 2D environments and cut scenes.
  • Modeling and texturing occasional 3D assets.

  • The Silver Lining (May 2011 – November 2011)

  • Modeled and textured environment art assets.
  • Assigned and reviewed work of environment art team during Episode 4 to maintain a consistent, high level of quality.
  • Hi-Rez Studios(Alpharetta, GA; March – May 2010)

    Character Team Intern (via SCAD)

      Global Agenda

    • Modeled and textured player accessories.
    • Imported meshes and customized materials within Unreal editor.

    SOFTWARE

    Autodesk 3D Studio/3DS Max

    • Advanced polygon/ subdivision modeling
    • UV unwrapping for textures and light maps

    Autodesk Maya

    • Advanced polygon modeling
    Pixologic ZBrush

    • Multi-mesh modeling via Sub-tools

    Unreal Engine 3/UDK Editor

    • Static mesh and BSP level building
    • Material editor workflow
    Adobe Photoshop

    Adobe Illustrator
    XNormal
    CrazyBump


    EDUCATION

    Savannah College of Art and Design
    MA, Interactive Design and Game Development (Atlanta, GA campus and e-Learning; November 2010); 4.0 GPA
    University of Central Florida
    BA, Studio Art & Animation (Orlando, FL; May 2002);
    3.8 GPA

    OTHER WORK EXPERIENCE

    Robert Half Intl. (Framingham, MA; November 2015 – Current)
    Human Resources Administrator at Staples Corporate

    Red Hat, Inc. (Raleigh, NC; May 2011 – May 2015)
    Global Logistics Analyst

  • Provided highest standard of customer service for internal associates at open source tech company.
  • Maintained ownership of all North American outbound shipping processes.
  • Managed global customs compliance, freight projects, campaigns, and distributions.

    • C3 Marketing (Atlanta, GA; June 2004 – January 2010)
      Administrative Assistant
      Supported the sales reps at promotional products distributor through accurate order entry, logo and proof creation and editing, and diligent customer service.