traylorpark Featuring the Emmy Award winning life of Peter Traylor


PETER ALLAN TRAYLOR ピーター アラン トレイラー


Technical skills:
3D modeling (realtime and hi-poly), look development and concept creation, UV Layout, web/print/digital design, motion graphics and digital animation, video editing, texture creation (high and low resolution), motion tracking, video compositing

Blender, Photoshop, Final Cut, After Effects, Illustrator, SVN, Maya, Crazy Bump, Gimp, Inkscape, Office

Apple OSX, Linux, Windows


Emmy Award 2009
Graphic Arts – Graphics, School of Art and Design, University of Michigan/WFU
Designed, created and animated a promotional bumper in the style of Chinese Shadow Puppets for a local television program.


Freelance Design and 3D March/2011 – Present
Designed, modeled, rendered images to be used in print advertisements and box art. Designed, modeled, textured, lit and animated realtime 3D world assets and models to be used in an iPhone based mobile tactics game. Primary tools include Blender, Photoshop and Inkscape.

Interac – Tokyo, Japan Apr/2009 – Present
Lead seminars for native Japanese teachers on the topic of teaching English in school. Created new out of school programs for children to practice their english speaking with foreigners. Designed yearly curriculums for elementary school English programs. Worked in a primarily Japanese speaking environment.

Ann Arbor Film Festival – Ann Arbor MI Spring/2008 – Summer/2008
3D and Motion Graphics Summer/2008
Designed, modeled, textured, animated and rendered the intro and menu system to the Ann Arbor film festival’s first Annual DVD release. Used Blender and Final Cut Pro.

Motion Graphics Spring/2008
Designed, drew and animated a ‘Thank the Sponsors’ digital animation that was featured at the start of the 2008 Ann Arbor Film Festival’s daily showing. Fall/2007
Motion Graphics
Designed, created and animated a promotional “bumper” in the style of Chinese Shadow Puppets. Displayed on public television. Later awarded an Emmy.

Agency Sacks Advertising – New York City Summer/2005
Graphic Design Internship
Collaborated with designers and writers to create print advertisements for luxury brands. Necessary tools included Photoshop, Illustrator and In Design.

Sharp Left Advertising Agency – New York City Summer/2005
3D Internship
Collaborated with writers and other digital artists to create 3D animations and composite effects on to pre-recorded video. Primary tools were Maya, Final Cut Pro and Shake.


University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI. USA Fall/2004 – Spring/2008
B.A. in Art and Design – With a focus on 3D and motion graphics

Kyoto Seika University, Kyoto Japan Fall/2006
Study Abroad – Digital Animation Program

Mount Wachusett Community College, Gardner, MA. USA Fall/2002 – Spring/2004
Computer Graphic Design – Associate Degree Program


English: Native
Japanese: Intermediate conversation speaking ability. Have worked the past 4 years in a Japanese speaking environment.


Address: Ibaraki Toride-shi, 3-7-19 Togashira #103
Postal Code: 302-0034
Mobile TEL: 090-6034-7349
Date of Birth: December 17th. 1982
Nationality: USA

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