Ty Ferrell
Ty Ferrell
Character Artist / Concept Artist / Illustrator
Gainesville, United States

Summary

Ty Ferrell is a 3D character artist, technical artist, and illustrator with over five years of experience in the entertainment industry. He has worked on projects in games, film, and print. Currently he is a character and technical artist at Grove Street Games and the owner of Outlaw Hue.

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Skills

IllustrationCharacter ModelingRiggingTexturingCharacter DesignRetopologyPBR Texturing

Software proficiency

After Effects
After Effects
Keyshot
Keyshot
Maya
Maya
Photoshop
Photoshop
Substance 3D Painter
Substance 3D Painter
Marmoset Toolbag
Marmoset Toolbag
Unreal Engine
Unreal Engine
ZBrush
ZBrush
Marvelous Designer
Marvelous Designer
3DCoat
3DCoat
xNormal
xNormal
Quixel Suite
Quixel Suite
Mixer
Mixer

Productions

  • Wierd waters
    • TV Production
      Weird Waters
    • Year
      2019
    • Role
      3D Modeler
    • Company
      Moondog Animation
  • Fishonalaskanking dg.23f14af1
    • Video Game
      Fish On! Alaskan King
    • Year
      2019
    • Role
      Illustrator and Post Production FX Animator
    • Company
      King Show Games

Experience

  • Character Artist, Technical Artist and Animator at Grove Street Games
    Gainesville, United States of America
    May 2020 - Present

  • Senior Character Artist and Technical Consultant at Poet Code LLC
    Newark, United States of America
    March 2019 - September 2020

    ● Model and texture both high-resolution 3D sculpts and final low

    polygon game assets

    ● Iterate on game assets with production artists via prototyping and

    group critiques

    ● Assist with Tech Art and Engineering in planning and implementing art pipeline

  • Freelance Artist at Outlaw Hue LLC
    Johnson City, United States of America
    October 2014 - Present


    •   Create characters from my direction or established designs.

    •   Communicate efficiently with clients, art directors, and team members to produce

    high-­‐quality projects

    •   Engage in critical review and feedback on all art projects

    •   Cast critical reviews on personal art to seek out continuous improvement opportunities

    •   Manage multiple ongoing projects in an efficient manner, in order to hit milestones and

    maintain a dependable reputation

    •   Mentor other artists, specifically as it pertains to 3D art and career development

    •   Work independently or within a team

    •   Create 3D models for game, film, and print

    •   Edit and revise project assets quickly, as requested by client, director, or team members

    •   Continuously study industry trends and software developments

    •   Utilize a variety of pipelines and tools, dependent on the project

  • 2D 3D Generalist at King Show Games
    Minnetonka, United States of America
    November 2016 - June 2018

    ● Work closely with Producer and Art Director to define the most optimal process for game project

    ● Develop all assets of game in preproduction, production, and post production

    ● Work with a team consisting of two art generalists, software engineer, mathematician, sound designer, director and a producer to design and develop new game concepts

    ● Support game development by reviewing games at various milestones to ensure eye catching graphics and game performance are implemented as designed

    ● Vet trending software for usability with designed pipelines