Characters & Backgrounds

Creating characters and their worlds is the part of the animation process that I enjoy the most. Here are a few samples that show a variety of styles. I can also create characters and props to an existing show's style.

King Douglas
King Douglas

Character and background designs for an animated music video for Spindo TV.

Rick and Morty
Rick and Morty

Character designs - Humans

Rick and Morty
Rick and Morty

Character designs - Aliens

Dreamvention Design Comp
Dreamvention Design Comp
OUYA Gamer design
OUYA Gamer design

Character and background design for Ouya promo.

The Little Rascals
The Little Rascals

Character designs for the feature film's animated title sequence.

Josey Model Sheet
Josey Model Sheet

Character designs for children's TV series.

Ben Model Sheet
Ben Model Sheet

Character designs for children's TV series.

Hobbzgirl Model Sheet
Hobbzgirl Model Sheet

Character designs for children's TV series.

Dimples Model Sheet
Dimples Model Sheet

Character designs for children's TV series.

Divot Model Sheet
Divot Model Sheet

Character designs for children's TV series.

Sugar&Spice
Sugar&Spice

Conceptual design for an animated pilot.

Super Simple Learning
Super Simple Learning

A few of the many fun characters and backgrounds I designed and animated for Super Simple Learning Channel.

Professor Lumen
Professor Lumen

A character design concept for a lighting and projection company. This conceptual design was done in Photoshop and rendered to look like a 3D character, which would eventually be modeled and animated.

Better Kids TV
Better Kids TV

Character and background designs for an animated pilot. I also provided some of the animation.

Switched at Birth
Switched at Birth

Designed and animated characters, BGs and props for ABC Family's Switched at Birth - Beginner's Guide. It combined animated and live action segments.

Conceptual Design
Conceptual Design

A conceptual re-design for animation of a pre-existing comic book property.

The Weather
The Weather

Created all of the characters, backgrounds, props, and animation for this 22 minute animated show about the weather.

Geeguides / Creativity Express
Geeguides / Creativity Express

A few samples of the many characters and BGs I created for Creativity Express (formerly Geeguides).

Zoo U
Zoo U

Conceptual design for an animated pilot.

Adventure Science Center
Adventure Science Center

Characters and backgrounds created for an animated science show. It combined 2D and 3D elements. I created all of the 2D animated segments.

Time Flies
Time Flies

Character and background designs for children's educational media.

Play18
Play18

Character designs for an explainer video.

FTC spots
FTC spots

A few of the characters and backgrounds I designed and animated for a series of award winning FTC spots.

LoopDLoop Kids
LoopDLoop Kids

Riley - rough character design

Nayla Media - Rainy Days
Nayla Media - Rainy Days

Character and background design

Duke's Intergalactic Repair Shop
Duke's Intergalactic Repair Shop

Character designs

Feebo
Feebo

character design

Scowl
Scowl

character design

Becker
Becker

character design