William Hobden

willhobden93@gmail.com
+44 (0) 7722804814
www.artstation.com/willhobden

Technical Skills

Proficiencies: Game Art, Concept art, Illustration.
Software Experience: Adobe Photoshop CC, Autodesk Maya, Zbrush, Substance Suite, Unreal Engine 4, Microsoft Office


Work Experience

Freelance Artist || 2015 - Present

Creating 2D + 3D art (Digital + Traditional) for various clients in differing industries. Required to be flexible and to learn new software very quickly.

Flix Interactive (contracting under Cold Sun Studios Ltd.) || May 2018 – Oct 2018

Worked as a collision, LOD, prop + environment artist. Produced and cleaned up various artworks to be game ready for the Unreal Engine.

Cold Sun Studios Ltd || Jun 2016 - Nov 2018

Responsible for Art Direction as well as Environment Art, Character Art, + Animation. Implementing game ready artwork into Unreal Engine 4.

Shoe Zone Ltd. || 2012 - 2018

General retail and customer service work. Branch Key Holder entrusted with staff management, paperwork, monetary and supervisor duties in the absence of the manager.


Education

Futureworks Manchester School of Media || 2013 - 2016
Bachelor of Arts (First Class Honours) in Games Design

Little Heath School || 2004 – 2011
A Levels: Art and Design (B), Media Studies (C)
Maths + Art GCSEs : A*
8 GCSEs: A - C


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