Katelyn McConnell
Katelyn McConnell
3D Prop + Creature Artist
Orlando, United States

About

Game artist professional with a knack for interesting and memorable character design and props with a purpose and a history. Skilled in creating a wide range of creatures and props in an equally wide range of styles. Strong project management skills and capable of taking ideas from concept to completion.

➜ I used to teach painting for a living, and still thoroughly enjoy it. Acrylic is the best!
➜ In my free time, I run a creative writing platform for individuals to express themselves
➜ My cat Zelda is the best at coming up with ideas, paws down. At least, when she’s not being the harbringer of chaos
➜ I cherish my family and my connections with them! We’re always doing something interesting together
➜ Minigolf is better than real golf. Prove me wrong.
➜ I love exploring my local area and I’m always finding a new beach to go to, a new park to explore with my dog, or a cool farmers market to check out. I like to be involved in things going on in my city!
➜ I really love outdoor activities and I’m hoping to pursue more when I arrive in a new city!
➜ I love hiking and I’m currently in the process of getting my scuba license so I can go check out cool fish
➜ Cooking and trying out new foods is a big passion of mine, and I love trying out new restaurants.

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Skills

3D ModelingProp ModelingCharacter ModelingEnvironment ModelingDigital SculptingPBR TexturingDigital PaintingCharacter DesignConcept ArtGame DesignPerforce / SVNProject ManagementAgile Development3D AnimationCharacter AnimationRiggingArt Style Development

Software proficiency

Maya
Maya
ZBrush
ZBrush
Substance 3D Painter
Substance 3D Painter
Unreal Engine
Unreal Engine
Unity
Unity
Photoshop
Photoshop
InDesign
InDesign
Illustrator
Illustrator
Substance 3D Designer
Substance 3D Designer
Procreate
Procreate

Productions

  • Coverart
    • Video Game
      Zenko: A Fox's Tale
    • Year
      2021
    • Role
      Lead Artist, Character Artist
    • Company
      Wolf Packtics