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Elise (EJtheArtist) Motzny
Elise (EJtheArtist) Motzny
3D Artist
Chicago, United States of America

Summary

Versatile in her craft, EJ loves creating artwork that immerses others into a new world. From worlds in videogames to 3D printing their dreams, she hopes to always be engaging others with her work.

Skills

Environment ModelingProp DesignProp ModelingEnvironment DesignPaintingTexturingDigital Sculpting

Software proficiency

Maya
Maya
ZBrush
ZBrush
Substance Painter
Substance Painter
Substance Designer
Substance Designer
Photoshop
Photoshop
Unreal Engine
Unreal Engine
Marvelous Designer
Marvelous Designer
Unity
Unity
Quixel Suite
Quixel Suite
Illustrator
Illustrator

Productions

  • Lux
    • TV Production
      LUX Studios
    • Year
      2017
    • Role
      Artist and Animator
    • Company
      LUX Studios
  • Everjanebox
    • Video Game
      Ever, Jane
    • Year
      2016
    • Role
      3D Environment Artist
    • Company
      3 Turn Productions
  • Yq bannerimage
    • Mobile Game
      Yeti's Quest
    • Year
      2015
    • Role
      3D Artist
    • Company
      Yeti Activity
  • Organ trail cover
    • Video Game
      Organ Trail
    • Year
      2012
    • Role
      Pixel Artist
    • Company
      The Men Who Wear Many Hats

Experience

  • 3D Artist at 3 Turn Productions
    Chicago, United States of America
    July 2015 - Present

    Work with art team to design, model, and texture the world of Ever Jane.

    Assist Founder with fresh ideas and solutions for game's design goals.

  • 3D Modeling Teaching Assistant at Northwestern University
    Evanston, United States of America
    September 2016 - September 2016

    Taught Maya to 5th and 6th graders with Rachel Nador.

  • Art Lead & 3D Environment Artist at Yeti Activity
    Chicago, United States of America
    May 2014 - May 2015

    Design, model, and texture eight levels that each represent a different bio-dome of Nepal

    Work closely with clients to assure their artistic vision is being reached

  • Contract Prop Artist at Arch Virtual
    Chicago, United States of America
    January 2014 - May 2014

    Create props for architectural renderings that utilize Unity and Oculus Rift

    Assure texture quality meets PBR standards

  • Contract Pixel Artist at The Men Who Wear Many Hats
    Chicago, United States of America
    June 2011 - August 2011

    Create splash pages of the Chicago Skyline and Evil Dead Cottage for the awesomely zombified version of Organ Trail.

  • Digital Art Tutor at Columbia College Chicago
    Chicago, United States of America
    September 2010 - May 2013

    Help students progress as digital artists with friendly encouragement, advice, and quick demonstrations.