Michelle Hardy
1060 Continentals Way #415 Belmont, CA 94002
Cell: (480) 273-3273
Superevil Megacorp June 2014- present

2D Artist
            -Created 2D game ready assets
            -Created Splash Art 
            -Created marketing images for the Apple store
            -Designed and created characters
            -Worked closely with UI artists and 3d modelers
Up Up Down Down Games May 2013- Sept2013

Character Artist
            -Workied in Photoshop on an unannounced mobile game
            -Made 2D game ready assets
            -Designed and created characters and armor sets
            -Managed a small team to get assets completed

OuterWilds Sept 2012- May 2013 
Winner of IGF 2015

 Concept Artist
               -Worked in both Photoshop and ink on concepts for the game
               -Concepted the designs of worlds and large props.
               -Created style sheets to help the other team members
               -Created digital illustrations to promote the game      
Crucidel Productions May 2010-May 2011

  Contract cover artist for Knightingail issue 6
              -Illustrated a cover based on an existing concept.
    Contract artist for Knightingail
              -Created a world map for the 1st issue Trade paper back
 Freelance artist Dec 2009-current        
    -Illustrated iconic symbols for tabletop-RPG game in Photoshop
      Proficient in Photoshop, Sketchbook Pro, Illustrator, Hand painted textures and normals, 3ds max

Laguna College of Art and Design 2011- 2014
Bachelor's Degree in Fine Art, Magna Cum Laude May 2014
 Mesa Community College 2006-2010

Achieved Dean’s list and President’s list for academic achievement at LCAD
LCAD Merit Scholarship
Showed in 2013 and 2014 LCAD Best of the Best Juried Exhibition 
Awarded  “Best in Medium: Drawing” MCC art show May 2010
Awarded  “The Utrecht Award” MCC art show May 2010