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Patrick Bradford | Elance
Last Sign-in: Sep 15, 2014

Patrick Bradford

Designer, VFX artist
   United States
  |   Marina del Rey, CA


Some people say that I have too much energy, so much so that I am known as the "Energizer Patty". I am a strong believer in staying as active as possible, which has led me down many different paths and adventures. One of my biggest adventures I've experienced was when I moved to Los Angeles for a Texture Apprenticeship program at the visual effects studio Rhythm & Hue's . Since then I have been fortunate enough to be a credited texture artist for the movies R.I.P.D, The Seventh Son, and Into the Storm. My traditional work is on the walls of...

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Created fresh and clean logo for new company for their branding purposes
Worked closely with business owner to create a fresh and new logo to better fit her...
Created logo for marketing company's branding efforts.
Created unique design for a Miley Cyrus T-shirt
Created this illustration for a company's chocolate candy bar wrapper
Created a character in a dramatic scene to practice lighting and texturing
The Yucky room is part of Sweet! Hollywood, and now has a mural of characterized gross...
designed layout for chocolate bar menu at Sweet! Hollywood
Manikin turned zombie! Hand painted zombie for Sweet! Hollywood.
Designed mockup and hand painted design once client approved design.
created design for a newly engaged couple who wanted their favorite Disney characters...
created design for a client who was going to EDC. Designed and handpainted
Created a design for Kaya Jones, who had just taken an inspirational trip to Africa....
Created design and hand painted on shoes
Created design for sports fan and hand painted on shoes

Skills (10)

Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator
VFX Animation
VFX Design
Concept Design
Texture Artist
Acrylic Painting
Portrait Painting
Autodesk Mudbox

Service Description


Junior Texture Painter, Rhythm & Hues Studios, El Segundo, CA 6/15/2012 - 2/08/2013

Created photo-real textures for hero, mid, and background level assets. Textured and sculpted hard surface models for the feature films RIPD, The Seventh Son and Black Sky. Researched real world reference images when needed, sharpened eye for extracting key features. Became proficient at
texturing surface details on a wide range of subject matter.

Texture Painter Apprentice, Rhythm & Hues, El Segundo, CA - 5/07/2012 - 5/25/2012

Chosen as one of ten to be immersed into the pipeline and programs of an industry professional Texture Artist. Became proficient in creating photo-realistic textures and sculpting. Textured an asset on a feature film currently in production, The Seventh Son. Adapted to new technologies and
software quickly.

Computer Animator, Ringling College of Art and Design, Sarasota, FL - 8/2008 - 5/2012

Senior Thesis: A collaborative three and a half-minute short film emphasizing Film Language, Character Animation, Emotion, Acting, Lighting and Texturing.

Produced 10-20 second animations focusing on textures, motion, weight, acting, and emotion. Designed, modeled, textured, rigged, and animated unique characters for animated shorts. Extensive use of reference and thumbnails used to create animations. Researched acting and physical mechanics to assist in creating believable motion and appealing acting. Researched textures, colors and lighting for believable...

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Rhythm & Hues
Texture Painter
2012 - 2013
Created photo-real textures for hero, mid, and background level assets. Textured and sculpted hard surface models for the feature films RIPD, The Seventh Son and Black Sky. Researched real world...


Ringling College of Art and Design
Bachelors of Fine Arts for Computer Animation
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