My name is Jared Hart, I am a Animator, Illustrator, Graphic Designer that is willing to do almost anything to feed his passion for the arts. I graduated in 2008 with my B.F.A. in Animation and Digital Media from the College for Creative Studies. Before then I studied Graphic Design at Delta College.
Being a Animator, Illustrator, Graphic Designer, I really love to mix traditional mediums with digital technology, I offer a unique illustrative quality, with a twist of technology to give my clients the look and feel that they desire.
2009- Present Training Developer:
Design and creating adult based learning presentations and elearnings for existing and future employee training.
Creating original layouts and visuals using graphic design techniques.
Designing new company department logos and templates.
Creating motion graphic for presentations and company archives.
2007-2009 Freelance Animator:
Freelance Animation: Biore spots: Animation and Digital retouching using Photoshop & AfterEffects.
Research & Development: History of Stop-motion DVD- Preserving rare and lost films on DVD for fans and collectors.
2008-2008 Freelance Illustrator:
Character Designs and sketches for Stop-motion short.
With over 10 years freelancing experience in Animation, Illustration, and Graphic Design I feel I have a variety of skills to offer my clients including, Traditional Animation, Stop-Motion Animation, Digital 2-D, Flash Animation, Story, Story Boarding, Character Design, Sculpture, Mold Making, and Casting. In conjunction with those skills I also am very familiar with the following programs Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, After Effects, Premiere, Final Cut Pro, Dragon, iStopmotion, Soundtrack, MS-Office, PS-Remote, iLife, Pro-Tools, and Corel Painter.
I would love the opportunity to give my clients the look and feel of something visual stimulating, that will keep them happy for years to come.
"Grandma Hates Me"- Present:
Currently in post production of Stop-motion animated film. Created, designed, original story and characters, set construction, prop making, armatures, sculpting, mould making, 3 part & 4 part foam rubber casting, trimming & seaming, clothing and painting. Editing and capturing with Canon S5 IS(for HD quality) , PS Remote, Photoshop, After Effects, Premiere, and testing in iStopmotion.
"Nox the Ox"- Present:
Currently in pre-production of my first Flash animated film in the style of traditional 2D. Character design, story boarding, and writing the script. This film is planed to have two musical numbers and be around 30-40 minutes fully animated and colored in Disney's Pinocchio style.
Activities and Awards:
Book Credit: A Century of Stop-Motion Animation: Form Melies to Aardman. For giving historic information on the Kinex film collection
Awarded 1st Place at The Community College Humanities Association Annual Literary Magazine Competition 2002. Fusion 2001: Delta Colleges art and literary publication.