BIO & CONTACT INFO
Based in Houston, Texas, USA
Willie Peacock is a computer animator who specializes in 3D character rigging, animation, and motion graphics, and more recently, digital illustration. Willie grew up in a small town in Northwest New Mexico where his interest in art and video game development germinated. Though, after his first computer animation class at Central New Mexico Community College in Albuquerque, NM he quickly became interested in animation for video. Following the completion of his Associate’s Degree in computer animation, Willie transferred to Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design (RMCAD) where he continued to expand his skills as an animator as well as developing a good understanding of composition, color theory, and story development. Since graduating from RMCAD with his BFA in 3D Animation, Willie has worked as a freelance animator, motion graphics artist, and graphic designer. Part of his experience includes working with professional studios as a motion graphics and 3D artist. Willie helped develop content by designing and creating assets that he animated for eLearning courses. He also modeled, rigged, and animated 3D objects for videos marketing medical devices. In recent years he has developed his skills in graphic design and digital illustration. He has also worked in the corporate world where he continued to grow his ten plus years of experience working with Microsoft Office. Willie is currently working from home as a freelance artist in Houston, TX.