ERIN  MCDERMOTT

Email: erin.mcd@icloud.com  /  Website: www.erinmcd.com 

 

Work History /
 

Character Designer, Warner Bros. Animation (2022)

  • Freelance Character Design, "Merry Little Batman"

Design Artist, Six Point Harness (2019-2021)

  • Character Design and Background Design, "Tig Notaro: Drawn"

  • Clean Up Animation on the Oscar Winning Short,  ‘Hair Love’

  • Character Design and Rigging, "Black-ish"

  • Character Design, "How To Become A Tyrant"

  • Character Design,Tim Heidecker's, "Decker"

  • Character Design, "Great Wolf Pack"

  • Storyboard Revisionist, "Cave Club"

DC Comics Cover Artist, Warner Brothers Animation (2021)

Life Drawing Instructor, CalArts Extended Studies (2021)

Character Design Instructor, CalArts Extended Studies (2021)

Freelance Editorial Cartoonist, Boston Globe (2020-2021)

  • The Uprising - Page K8 (May 2021)

  • Nice While It Lasted - Page A9 (April 2020)

Life Drawing/Design Tutor, Dave Pimentel (2019)

Junior Teacher, CalArts Animation Residency and Discover Animation (2016-2019)

 

Education /

Character Animation BFA, California Institute of The Arts (2020)

Summer Animation Residency- CalArts (2015)

Alumni of Northwest School of the Arts (2007)

 

Skills /

Photoshop, Procreate, TVPaint, ToonBoom Harmony, Storyboard Pro, Traditional

 

References /

Hilary Darling, Director of CalArts Extended Studies, hdarling@calarts.edu

Robert Lence, Former Story Artist at Walt Disney Animation, roblence@gmail.com

Wendy Willis, Head of Development at Six Point Harness, wendy@sixpointharness.com