Khang Nguyen
Khang Nguyen
Concept Artist, Character Artist
San Jose - Willing to relocate, United States of America

I'm an Animation Production Artist specialized in Character Design and Prop Design. My freelance work history may make my portfolio quite broad with various contents, including storyboarding and animation. I believe it is a unique benefit to enhance my understanding of designing characters that work for animation.

For details of my work history, please kindly scroll down or download the attached pdf below.
Thank you.
(I'm open to relocating)

Resume PDF

Skills

Concept DesignStoryboardingCharacter DesignCharacter AnimationProp Design

Software proficiency

Photoshop
Photoshop
CLIP STUDIO PAINT
CLIP STUDIO PAINT
Animate
Animate
Toon Boom Studio
Toon Boom Studio
Premiere
Premiere
Illustrator
Illustrator
After Effects
After Effects
Blender
Blender
ZBrush
ZBrush

Reel

Experience

  • Character Artist/ Model Designer at Cartoon Network
    United States of America
    October 2020 - Present

    Designed Character packages for an unannounced project.

    -Created characters based on the pitch description.

    -Created characters' special poses based on the storyboard.

    -Worked closely with Art Director and Showrunner to keep track of the timeline and came up with a proper solution that helps to match the overall style of the project.

  • Character Artist/ Model Designer at Shadow Machine
    Burbank, LA, United States of America
    June 2020 - September 2020

    Designed characters and character packages for a developing project.

    The character packages Include ideations, turnaround, mouth charts, vector clean up, special poses, and necessary assets for production.

    Worked closely with Studio’s Art Director and Project Manager through regular communication to

    meet the expected timeline of the pre-production.

  • Storyboard Artits at Red Cat Motion
    Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
    November 2018 - October 2020

    • Collaborated with the director and animation team of 10, delivered quality storyboards, animatics for animated commercials in tight deadline.

    • Improved animation team envision with precise timing and on-model animatics.

    • Assisted the team of animators, clean-up artists to ensure projects delivered in a timely manner.

  • Character Artist/ Model Designer at Dee Dee Animation
    Hanoi , Vietnam
    September 2019 - June 2020

    • Designed full set of characters for commercial projects including character guideline, facial

    expressions, turnaround, special poses, color design and other necessary assets.

    • Create high-quality graphics assets, illustrations, and not limited to animation for customer's

    conferences and events.

    • Work closely with the art director and marketing specialists through regular communication to turn ideas into visual-appealing products that meet the expected timeline of projects.