About Me

Hello, My name is Kevin Huynh

Allow me to tell you a bit about myself, I am 2D artist & UX/UI designer from Ontario. I love playing video and I making video games, so in the last 5 years after graduating from Art school there i have dedicated myself designing ideas for video games and even develop a few a games with a small team. These experiences have taught me importance of team work, and to never stop pushing yourself. 

Kevin Huynh         

647.203.2798                                                                                                                                         

[email protected]


AREAS OF STRENGTH

- MS Office | Photoshop |Illustrator | Affinity Designer | Baslsamiq mock up 3

- Communication Skills

- Customer / Client Liaisons

- Digital Painting Skills

- Environment Design

- Character Design

- Props Design

- UI/UX Design

- Drawing Skills


EDUCATION

Independent Illustration Degree, Seneca College – 2014

Art Fundamentals Certificate, Seneca College – 2012


PROJECT1

2DArtist/Concept Artist (2014 – 2015)

Design characters,backgrounds, 2D VFX, sprites and tile sets for an online video game. http://www.kongregate.com/games/raptoroids/pew-pew-recoil

·       Troubleshoot animated pictures with rigorous testing before importing to the video game beta stage. 

·       Good communication skills by brainstorming discussions with developers

·       Demonstrated the ability to work under pressure by exceeding monthly deadlines.

·       Worked effectively in a team to bring the video game online.


PROJECT 2

2D Artist (August 26, 2017)

Design characters, background, 2D assets for an video game during GBC JAM at George Brown College

https://itch.io/jam/gbcjam-9/rate/171603

·       Communicating ideas within the group members base on the assigned theme of the JAM. (theme:uncomfortable)

·       Researched references for characters and background designs.

·       Revision on the designs for video game assets.

·       Demonstrated the ability to work under pressure, with in a 24-hour Jam session.

·       Worked effectively in a team to bring the video game online.


PROJECT 3

2D Artist (December 1-3, 2017)

Design characters, background, 2D assets for an video game during Games on Demand

https://itch.io/jam/games-on-demand/rate/200737

·       Communicating ideas within the group members when working remotely.

·       Researched references for characters and background designs.

·       Revision on the designs for video game assets.

·       Demonstrated the ability to work remotely form home during the Jam session.

·       Worked effectively in a team to bring the video game online.


WORK EXPERIENCE

DAIRY & FROZEN DEPARTMENT REPRESENTATIVE                                                      Dec 2004 – Present

Real Canadian Superstore, Vaughan

·       Manage inventory level of the department to ensure that traffic-driving products are consistently in-stock

·       Maintain effective communication with team members to ensure day-to-day operations of the department are run smoothly

·       Assist customers using a solution-oriented approach, adding value to their shopping trips by being the product expert in the Dairy & Frozen department


VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

Audio & Visuals

Toronto Grace Alliance Church                                                                                                July 2012 -2014

·       Work with other congregation members in setting audios & visual displays for theEnglish morning services, and putting away  equipment when morning services is done.

·       Run a test on all equipment to make sure everything is function properly.

·       Maintain the visual slides throughout the services, keeping sync with the speaker orchoir.


Scotia bank Nuit Blanche                                                                                                      

Gladstone Hotel                                                                                                                         September 2013 - 2013

Volunteer and participate in a Nuit Blanche art show called“A Collective Nightmare” by JoAnn Purcell

http://ccca.concordia.ca/nuitblanche/nuitblanche2013/artists/106.html

·       Greet guess at the door at the art show

·       Work with other volunteers to help setup canvas& paints for guest, so they can participate in the art show.

·       Help pack up equipment at the end of the show.

 

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