questionScreenThumbChris Pearce, MFA


2001   MFA, Electronic Inter-Media, University of Florida.

1997 – 1999   Real world education in commercial animation production techniques working at Celluloid Studios in Denver on local, national,  and international animated TV spots. Skills Learned: Inking, Clean-up, Assistant Animation, Digital Ink and Paint, Website Management, Digital Video Post Production.

1997   BFA, Film Production, University of Colorado, Boulder, Film Studies.


Teaching and Curriculum

2004 – present: Lecturer at the University of Colorado at Boulder, Film Studies Department. Writing and teaching animation production courses including both under-camera and digital production methods, presenting both hand-drawn and stop-motion techniques.

2008 – present: Adjunct Instructor at the Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, Animation Area. Writing and teaching digital post-production courses in editing, sound design and digital compositing techniques.

2011 – 2012: Author of “AN 3770 Video Editing and Sound Design”. Wrote and developed content for the course in digital post and sound design for animation students in the RMCAD online program.