Name: Kristin Oosting
About: I am a digital illustrator from Michigan. During my teen years I played NeoPets (and other pet sites) as well as console games, nowadays I still play games for fun. I love creating art for games because it gives me a chance to create artwork people can interact and have fun with. I am addicted to drawing in flash and am constantly drawing in it everyday. I would love to get the chance to work in a fast paced environment with energetic people!Education: Graduated Kendall Collage of Art and Design in 2009. I was on the Presidents List several times.
Awards: Finalist in KAFI’s Cartoon Challenge in 2009. This was a 4 day team challenge to create a cartoon.
Skillz: Flash, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Fireworks, PanterTool SAI, Manga StudioWork
Planet Kalzy: (2011-Currrent) Online Freelance and Commissions.
Biggs|Gilmore: (2012) Worked in Photoshop to update existing and create new layouts for web advertising.
Hero Interactive: (2009-2011) Created illustrations, animations, logos, items and menus for flash games.
Life Options (2009) Animated and provided assets for informational clips about care giving for Dementia.
Iron Hearts: Illustrated comic pages from script.
Fennec Services: Created drawings to be used on their website.
Xobs Commissions: Designed a mascot, Sam the Dragon, for their website and created several illustrations of the character.
Favorite Colors: Blue, Green, Purple
Favorite Foods: Artichokes, Grilled Pork-chops, Asparagus, Bacon, Most things chocolate.
Favorite Music Type/Genre: Game music, Punk Rock, Electro Swing, Today’s Hits
Linkin Park, Fall Out Boy, Caravan Palace, Mystery Skulls
Favorite Movies and Films: Jurassic Park, Indiana Jones, Secret of NIMH, Howl’s Moving Castle, Legend of the Guardians, How to Train Your Dragon, Zootopia
Favorite Games: Kingdom Hearts, Final Fantasys, Legend of Zelda, Pokemon
Favorite Gaming Consoles: Nintendo, Play Station, Steam
Favorite Animals: Dragons, Birds, Mermen, Huskies, Cats, Dinosaurs
Favorite Websites: Gaia Online, FurAffinity, YouTube
Favorite Quote or Lyric: I’m so Lucky Lucky!