Resume

Megan Phonesavanh
megan.savan@gmail.com
Los Angeles, CA


Experience:

Character Designer              Sept 2020—present
Tig N' Seek
Cartoon Network Studios, Burbank, CA           

Freelance Vis Dev               May 2020—Sept 2020
Disney Jr.'s Muppet Babies
OddBot Animation/Zamodo LLC, Glendale, CA          

Character/Prop/FX Designer      March 2018—May 2020
Infinity Train
Cartoon Network Studios, Burbank, CA           
• Episodic Character, Prop, and FX Design
• Special Poses and animation Keyframes
• Episodic Visual Development

Character Designer             March 2019—July 2019
Duncanville
Bento Box Entertainment, North Hollywood, CA           
• Episodic Character Design
• Special Poses and Mouth Charts

Assistant Art Director         Jan. 2017—March 2018
Disney Jr.'s Muppet Babies
OddBot Animation/Zamodo LLC, Glendale, CA           
• Episodic Visual Development and Color Scripting
• Character, Prop, and FX Design and Color Style/Look Development
• Providing feedback and direction to both in-house artists and overseas CGI team

Lead Designer                           Aug. 2015—Dec. 2016
Previously: Artist/Character Designer   July 2015—Aug. 2015
OddBot Animation, Los Angeles, CA
• Character Design, Visual Development, Prop Design, Color Style
• Shows: Disney's Star Darlings, Disney Jr. Lights Camera Lexi!, Corn and Peg (pilot)
• Clients: Disney Publishing, Nick Jr., Disney Junior, DreamWorks Television

Freelance Designer                      March 2014—Feb. 2015
FOX ANIMATION DOMINATION HI-DEF, Los Angeles, CA
• Character Design department, Special Poses and Prop design
• Created designs in Photoshop, cleaned-up artwork in Flash
• Shows: Lucas Bros. Moving Co., Stone Quackers, Golan the Insatiable


Education:

Concept Design Academy
Keyframe Illustration: June 2019-August 2019
Visual Development for Animation: June 2017—August 2017
Analytical Figure Drawing: Feb 2014—April 2014
Figure Invention for Animation: Feb 2015—April 2015
Animal Anatomy:  June 2016—August 2016

Women in Animation Character Design Mentorship
Mentor: Sherry DeLorme
Oct. 2014—March 2015

Skills:
Character, Prop, FX Design
Visual Development
Design Supervision
Art Direction
Illustration

Software:
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Animate
Storyboard Pro