Multi-talented freelance artist and animator skilled in several artistic
mediums, including traditional 2D animation, 3D animation, graphic
design, and traditional oil painting.
Superb eye for detail
Excellent communication skills
Welcomes challenging work
Open to feedback
Able to adapt to new environments
Creative and resourceful
07/2017 to Current
Freelance AnimatorStudio Yotta － Fort Worth, TXProviding 2D digital character and FX animation across a variety of
media including video games, TV, and music videos. Such works include
Nickelodeon's Planet Panic, Blue Mammoth Games' Brawlhalla, Lab Zero's Indivisible, and more.
03/2017 to Current
Freelance AnimatorPowerhouse Animation － College Station, TXProvided 2D FX animation for Seasons 1 & 2 of Netflix's Castlevania series.
10/2016 to 10/2016
Freelance AnimatorWombat Studios － College Station, TXProvided 2D FX animation for the Koji promotional video.
07/2016 to 08/2016
Freelance AnimatorStudio La Cachette － Fort Worth, TXProvided 2D FX animation under the studio for the Zedd: Ignite Worlds 2016 League of Legends music video. As of November 2017, the video has seen more than 40 million views.
01/2015 to 12/2015
Research And Development AssistantTCC Innovation Forum － Fort Worth, TXWas a researcher for various new campus initiatives, and in the process gained first-hand insight into the sophisticated planning that goes into development and implementation of the smallest initiatives, new programs, and curriculum revisions in colleges around the US.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science: VisualizationTexas A&M University － College Station, TX, USA
Bachelor of Science - Visualization anticipated May 2019
Texas A&M, 2016-present
Currently hold 92 credit hours
Associate of ArtsTarrant County College － Fort Worth, TX, USA
Associates of Arts - completed 64 hrs towards
Tarrant County College, 2014-20xx
Activities and Honors
The National Society of Collegiate Scholars, Texas A&M, March 2017
Who's Who Among Students In American Universities & Colleges, 2016
Phi Theta Kappa, March 2015
Dean's List, A&M College of Architecture, 2016- 2017
CLAR UG DT Scholarship Recipient, 2017/2018
Humanities Department Award English and Reading, Tarrant County College
Dean's List, Tarrant County College, 2016, 2015
[On Castlevania season 1] "Christian Maize did such an excellent job... I couldn't have been happier.
" - Spencer Wan, Animation Director, Powerhouse Animation
self-taught myself 2D Animation in my spare time while still in school,
which has resulted in multiple opportunities to do freelance work for
big name studios such as Studio La Cachette and Powerhouse Animation,