Name

Erika Signini

About

I’m a 2D artist and animator currently based in Italy.
I like animals and spending time outside

http://www.linkedin.com/in/erikasignini
http://www.erikasignini.com
http://fainder.blogspot.com/

Experience

2D artist and Flash animator

Digital Tales, Milano, IT

Animation and graphics for games and apps, among which Bravura – Quest Rush and SBK14 Official Mobile Game

2D Artist and Flash animator

iMille, Milano, IT

2D artist and animator for educational app “Way for Life”

Illustrator

Post Scriptum,

Illustrations for board games (Fun Farm, Castles)

Concept Artist

Ubisoft, Milan, Italy

Junior concept artist for the videogame “Raving Rabbids: alive & Kicking”

2D Artist and UI designer

Bad Seed, Tallinn, Estonia; Milano, IT

2D artist for mobile game “Sheep Up!”

Character designer and animator

Forge Reply, Milan, Italy

Character designer and animator for the 2D videogame “Aloha from Hawaii” and other games and apps

Background artist

Zodiak Active, Milan, Italy

Background artist (clean-up, color) for the TV series “The Qpiz”

Background Artist

Stranemani,

Background artist (rough, clean-up) for the TV series “The DaVincibles” and “PopPixie”

Education

Toon Boom Harmony

IED - Istituto Europeo di Design, Milan, Italy

Toon Boom Master Class with Michael Wiesmeier
(Toon Boom Harmony and Storyboard Pro)

Character Design, Layout, Traditional animation

UPGRADE Authorized Training Center, Milan, Italy

2D Animation course
(Character Design, Layout, Traditional animation)
UPGRADE Authorized Training Center

Illustration and Multimedia Animation

IED - Istituto Europeo di Design, Milan, Italy

Three-year course of Illustration and Multimedia Animation, 100/100
Istituto Europeo di Design, Visual Arts, Milano
Thesis projects: “I due re e i due labirinti” (awarded the “Fabrizio Bellocchio”
prize and a Special Mention at Castelli Animati 2009); “Ro-kats”, proposal for
a TV series in Flash animation (graphic bible and trailer)

Specialties

  • Flash animation
  • digital art

Skills

  • Photoshop
  • Flash
  • Illustrator
  • ToonBoom
  • animation
  • graphics
  • character design
  • videogames