Paola Rocchetti

Summary

Post Graduate Diploma Character Animation 2005 Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design Fashion Design degree level course 1992/1994 Istituto Italiano dellla Moda, Rome, Italy Graphic Design degree level course 1990/1992 Creative Workshop, Rome, Italy 3D Studio Max, City and Islington College London, Apr 2004 LOCN Maya, The Community College London, Jan 2004 LOCN Flash5/MX, The Community College London, Sep 2003 LOCN Director 8.5, The Community College London Jan 2003 LOCN DTP QuarkXPress, The Community College London, Jan 2003 Customised Character Animation, Metro New Media London, Jul 200 WORK EXPERIENCE Cartoon Network - London Feb 06 till Present Freelance I currently work at Cartoon Network as animator and illustrator for TV promos and marketing. I usually work together with the producer following a brief and developing the creative look and feel of the projects. I mainly use Flash, Photoshop and Illustrator. Recently I have started using After Effects. I am very experienced with the kids audience and the kids market. Chapters TV Ltd. - London Jan 06 - Nov 06 Freelance Chapters TV was born as a service provider in the broadcasting industry I worked as freelance Multimedia Designer and Animator. Work includes: re-design the kids website, character design and animation for online Flash games, flash banners for various channel websites and brand identity, a mini Flash website for Pride TV. (Flash, Photoshop, Illustrator) HTV Productions - London Mar 06 Freelance Animator and Character Designer for the program “The Headliners”. I have developed and animated a teenage female character using Flash. The character was supposed to be a simple and cool teenager and it has been used during the program as interactive animation. The animation consisted in quick reactio Beaux Ltd, London, August 2005, Animator and Storyboard Artist: BBC, Animation for internal promo (Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash) Maldives Tourist Board, Storyboard (Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash) GB Animation, London, July/August 2005, Animator: Rigger and Animator for the pilot Grimoire and Talisman, Software used: ToonBoom Harmony, Flash. The Design Laboratory and University College London, April 2005, Animator: Fragile X Society, Educational short involving lip synch. Software used: Flash. N1 Creative, London, Jul 04/Ago 04, Designer: Design for print and on screen, branding, production of illustrations and digital artwork. Clients include: BBC Club, Ark Weight Management Program, London Fitness Network. Fat Habit, UK, Jun 2004, Designer: Logo design, supplied artwork for t-shirts Torture Garden, London, Summer 2001, Designer: Character design and artwork for CD, design for T-shirts. Myriad Creative, Feb 01/Jan 02, Designer: Design for print and on screen, production of illustrations and digital artwork, hi-res scanning, production of mock-ups. Clients include: Whereitsat? (TV/internet channel), Extreme (web site), AB+ (surf brand), Carlton television. Cyberdog, London, Apr 98/Nov 01, Designer: Character design and artwork for website, full colour comic, design for T-shirts. MBC, Rome, Italy, 1996/1997, Designer: I have successfully produced various designs for t-shirts aimed at teen-agers; images were very popular and copied by competitors.

Work Flexibility

Location flexibility

Within London.
Within Greater London.
Within United Kingdom.
Would temporarily relocate.

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