Jared’s career is packed with blockbuster projects he has had a critical hand in as a CG generalist and creature and character designer. His work has been featured in print and online as well as in short and feature films and television. Jared brings his traditional background to his digital work and his teaching methodologies.


William Woods University, BA in Theatre/Film/Liberal Arts, 2000 – 2005
Gnomon School, Certificate in High-End Computer Graphics, 2009 - 2010

Work Experience

Character/Creature Supervisor, The Aaron Sims Company
Concept Artist, Characters and Creatures
Creature Designer, The Aaron Sims Company
Generalist Apprentice, Industrial Light + Magic


Wonder Woman (Concept Artist)
Ready Player One (Concept Artist)
Ghostbusters (Concept Artist)
Pete’s Dragon (Creature Designer)
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Creature Designer)
The Wolverine (Creature Designer)

Published in 3D Artist Magazine, www.MassiveFantastic.com, and www.io9.com