James Elston
Nashville TN
www.jameselston.com
615-957-4188
ANIMATION
Phil Vischer Enterprises/JellyTelly Entertainment, Carol Stream, IL
Freelance Storyboard Artist, Emily's House 
2018-present

Orange/Rethink Group, Inc, Cumming, GA
Freelance Asset Designer/Illustrator, Wonder preschool series
2017-present

Christian Broadcasting Network, Virginia Beach, VA
Freelance Prop Designer, Superbook
2015-present

Dreamworks TV/Big Idea Entertainment, LLC, Franklin, TN
2014-2017
Storyboard Revisionist/Prop Designer/2D Composite/Color Script artist, VeggieTales in the House
Storyboard Revisionist/Prop Designer/2D Composite/Color Key artist, VeggieTales in the City
Prop Designer, All Hail King Julien

Walt Disney Feature Animation, Orlando, FL
1995-2001
Inbetweener, Clean Up Animation Department,
Breakdown, Clean Up Animation Department, Mulan (1998)
Breakdown, Clean Up Animation Department, Tarzan (1999)
Breakdown, Clean Up Animation Department, Emperor's New Groove (2000)
Breakdown, Clean Up Animation Department, Lilo and Stitch (2001)

Lipscomb University School of the Arts, Nashville TN
Adjunct Professor, Concept Development (Animation Department)
Fall 2018 semester

ILLUSTRATION
2001-present
Illustrator for national and international clients
Partial client list: Oxford University Press, Scholastic, LifeWay Christian Resources, Junior Achievement, Pockets Magazine, Focus on the Family

EDUCATION
The Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus OH
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Illustration, 1994