Sean Donaldson
Sean Donaldson
Concept Artist, Storyboardist & Illustrator
Manchester, United Kingdom

Summary

STORY IS EVERYTHING!

Core Skills

• Abode Photoshop (9+ Years)
• Traditional Drawing, Oil Painting and Sculpting.
• ThinkTank
• Texturing Characters and Environments
• Discreet 3D Studio Max (3+ Years)
• Z brush (2 Years)
• Storyboards for advertisements
• Unwrapping Low Polly Characters

Also capable and interested in:

• Level Design
• Script Writing


Work Experience

Freelance
March 2012 - Present

Work has ranged from Eternal Card Game fantasy character Illustration, to creating the cinematic TV Opener for the Fifa World Cup 2014 and various Disney Channel advertisements. Background art for Team 17's new Worms WMD game, and currently Formula 1 advertising.

Eurocom Computer Games
Concept Artist
January 2009 - March 2012

Games worked on

• Dead Space Extraction

Worked on environment Concepts and Props.

• Gforce

Worked on objects and some icons.

• Goldeneye 007 (wii)

I worked on many environments and character designs as well as objects, and mission overview artwork, HUD etc.

Skills

Art DirectionConcept ArtConcept DesignDigital PaintingIllustrationMatte PaintingStoryboardingPaintingMarketing IllustrationStorytellingTraditional Art

Software proficiency

3ds Max
3ds Max
Blender
Blender
Photoshop
Photoshop
Unreal Engine
Unreal Engine
ZBrush
ZBrush
Quixel Suite
Quixel Suite

Productions

  • Macha character sheet3
    • Book
      3Sisters
    • Year
      2022
    • Role
      Creator
    • Company
      Sean Donaldson
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    • Video Game
      Gods Will Fall
    • Year
      2021
    • Role
      Character Concept Artist
    • Company
      Clever Beans
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    • Video Game
      Samsons Labyrinth VR
    • Year
      2021
    • Role
      Owner of IP
    • Company
      Samsons Labyrinth
  • Dead space extraction
    • Video Game
      Dead Space: Extraction
    • Year
      2011
    • Role
      Concept Artist
    • Company
      Eurocom
  • Fifa world cup 2014 hd wallpaper
    • TV Production
      Brazil Fifa World Cup TV Opener
    • Year
      2015
    • Role
      Storyboard Artist
    • Company
      Fifa
  • 1438354267 worms wmd logo
    • Video Game
      Worms WMD
    • Year
      2016
    • Role
      Concept Artist
    • Company
      Team17
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    • Video Game
      Worms 4
    • Year
      2015
    • Role
      Concept Artist
    • Company
      Team17
  • Goldeneye 007 reloaded
    • Video Game
      GoldenEye 007: Reloaded
    • Year
      2011
    • Role
      Concept Artist
    • Company
      Eurocom
  • 007 legends
    • Video Game
      007 Legends
    • Year
      2012
    • Role
      Concept Artist
    • Company
      Eurocom
  • Disney universe
    • Video Game
      Disney Universe
    • Year
      2011
    • Role
      Concept Artist
    • Company
      Eurocom

Experience

  • Character Concept Artist at Clever Beans
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    June 2018 - Present

    Character Concept Artist

    Overlooking all the characters for unannounced game, from concept to paint over and advice to character modellers.

  • Storyboard Artist at FIFA
    Derby, United Kingdom
    April 2013 - January 2014

    Working with a team at a TV production company to sell the initial pitch to work for FIFA on the World Cup TV Opener. The storyboard was part of the reason the company I worked for at the time got the job. Paintings and 3D was used to help create the actual advertisement.

  • Concept Artist at Eurocom
    Derby, United Kingdom
    January 2010 - April 2013

    I worked here with a team of concept artists working closely with the art director to create game pitches and the current projects at the time.

  • Concept Artist at Team 17
    Wakefield, United Kingdom
    June 2015 - December 2015

    Team 17 hired me to work on many unannounced projects and the two most recent Worms games as concept artist and storyboarder.