From 1997-2004, John worked in the entertainment industry working in post-production for broadcast television. He worked as a digital compositor/visual effects artist for many television shows including Power Rangers, Sabrina the Teenage Witch, 2 1/2 Men, Malcolm in the Middle, Still Standing and TV movies like 12 Days of Terror. He was also given the opportunity to be a lead compositor for pilot episodes, and worked as an Inferno Artist for commercials. His movie credit includes Minority Report in 2002.
John's education includes receiving an MFA Motion Arts from Southwest University of Visual Arts, a BA Graphic Communications from Point Loma Nazarene University, and AS Advertising Design from Brown Institute Minneapolis, 1990.
"John is a kind and fun-loving professor who keeps to schedule when teaching and always encourages students to keep growing and expanding their abilities. He loves his field dearly and takes true pleasure in imparting that knowledge to build the next generation of artists."
Cynthia Cooper 2014
MFA Motion Arts, Southwest University of Visual Arts
BA Graphic Communications, Point Loma Nazarene University
AS Advertising Design, Brown Institute Minneapolis