Karen Krajenbrink

  • Lead Artist at Storm8
  • San Francisco

Short Story: I'm a lead artist at a mobile gaming studio, character designer, story, and comic artist living in San Francisco.

Long Story: Graduated with a BFA from Laguna College of Art and Design May 2008 majoring in Traditional Animation (focus story and visual development). Interned at Made in Paradise Studios under the supervision of Carol Kieffer Police and Karen Keller. Promoted to incidental character design on an undisclosed project, then main character design on the Little Engine that Could. Worked briefly with Nickelodeon as incidental character designer on Explorer Girls. Worked with Disney via Frogchildren Studios on Disney XD's online avatar creator. Then became a flash artist for Meteor Games in West Hollywood, promoted to Senior, then Lead artist. After working for Crowdstar Inc on their popular Happy Pets and Happy Aquarium series, I landed at Storm8, where I have been working since May 2012.

Specialties

storydesigncharacter designprop designtraditional and flash animationorthographics

Skills

Photoshop CS4IllustratorFlash CS3PainterAdobe Premiere