William Hobden

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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.


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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