Bachelor of Fine Arts     Animation
Minor: Illustration

Savannah College of Art and Design - Savannah,  GA
Courses of Study Included: Life drawing, painting, sculpting, writing, art history, psychology,                                          public speaking, performing arts
May 2018
Abercrombie and Fitch 
Sales Associate 
• Assisted and interacted with customers in the store and via phone 
• Maintained shopping satisfaction experience 
• Organized visual representation of store’s products 
SCAD Fashion Department  
Fashion Model 
Summer 2016
Spring 2016 
• Worked with senior fashion students as a model for fittings, critiques, and a show
• Recieved direction from J. Alexander (Miss J) regarding performing preferences
• Walked in a fashion show with additional models, showcasing the line of a senior fashion student
Freelance Book Illustrator
'Monty and the Mountain' - by Arthur Schurgin 
May 2014 - Dec 2015
• Established visual representations of author’s original story
• Created inside and cover illustrations for book 
• Collaborated with Grammy Award winning art director, John Kosh, to integrate text with images 
'Brain Damage: A Juror's Tale' - by Paul A. Sanders, Jr. 
Summer 2014
• Established visual representations of author’s original novel
• Created cover illustration for book
• Designed back cover and binding
Toon Boom Harmony            Maya            Storyboard Pro            After Effects            Photoshop            Illustrator
Red Dot: Communication Design, Best of the Best Award 
- Awarded by the international Red Dot Jury for the personal illustration 'Just a Bite'
3x3 Annual No. 14, The Magazine of Contemporary Illustration
Summer 2017
Summer 2017
- Selection by the international panel of judges for the personal illustration ‘Just a Bite’
Student Incentive Scholarship 
Fall 2014 - Present
- Awarded by SCAD for receiving first place in Congressional Art Competition 
The Bob and Louise McCall Visual Arts Scholarship           
- Awarded by the Rotary Club of Scottsdale 
SCAD Academic Honors Scholarship  
Fall 2014
Fall 2014 - Present
- Awarded by SCAD 
SCAD Achievement Honors Scholarship  
Fall 2014 - Present
- Awarded by SCAD 
‘Smoot’ - Emily Satterfield 
Rough character animator
Fall 2016
‘Jumpin’ Jack’ - Grant Whitsitt 
Character animator and clean up artist
Winter 2016
‘The Painting’ - Wesley Waters
Actor - Role of  Vince
Winter 2015
Available on request 
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© 2017 by Nick A. Erickson.