Matthew Murchison
Matthew Murchison
3D Artist
Toronto , Canada

About

I am an active digital designer, specializing in 3D, but with a history of graphic and web design. My experience ranges from award-winning animation to founding the Canadian design studio Double M Digital. I currently am studying my BA Game Design at Sheridan College, and am happy to consult on Game Design, Web Design, 3D Modeling, or Business expertise for designers.
Feel free to reach out and say hi!

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Skills

Motion GraphicsUser Interface DesignWeb Design3D Animation3D ModelingHard Surface ModelingLow-poly ModelingGame DesignPre-vizGraphic DesignPhoto-manipulationVehicle ModelingVideo EditingTeam ManagementProject ManagementTraditional ArtTeamWork

Software proficiency

Blender
Blender
Unity
Unity
Photoshop
Photoshop
Substance Designer
Substance Designer
Illustrator
Illustrator
InDesign
InDesign
GIMP
GIMP
SketchUp
SketchUp
Sketchfab
Sketchfab
Visual Studio
Visual Studio
Substance Painter
Substance Painter
Inkscape
Inkscape
MeshLab
MeshLab
Brackets
Brackets
Unreal Engine
Unreal Engine
3ds Max
3ds Max
Maya
Maya

Productions

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    • Mobile Game
      Terraformers Space Command
    • Year
      2017
    • Role
      3D Artist & Technical Artist
    • Company
      Team Outcast
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    • Video Game
      Petra Monastery (Ubisoft NXT Showcase)
    • Year
      2017
    • Role
      3D Environment Artist
    • Company
      Matt Murch
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    • Video Game
      Coup Coons
    • Year
      2016
    • Role
      3D Eviroment Artist
    • Company
      Sheridan College BA Game Design

Experience

  • 3D Artist at Sheridan College
    Oakville, Canada
    May 2017 - August 2017

    Worked as a 3D artist for the college, consulting and creating art and tools for the student Capstone team 'Outcast Studios'.

  • Founder, Modeller/Designer at Double M Digital
    Newcastle, Canada
    June 2016 - Present

    As the founder and lead designer at Double M Digital, I held responsibility for all areas of business, from clients to taxes. I also was the lead designer for all web and graphic design projects, as well as for interactive games.

  • Graphic Designer at Municipality Of Clarington
    Bowmanville, Canada
    January 2015 - April 2015

    As a Co-op placement I was responsible for working in the Tourism and Communications team. In my time there I was responsible for designing all print a web media for the Clarington Blooms campaign, as well as several booklets, posters, magazine covers and other print materials.

  • Creative Facilitator at Sheridan College
    Oakville, Canada
    November 2016 - November 2016

    I was a facilitator for a sub-group of 5 local industry experts at a Sheridan College sponsored Creative Problem Solving (CPS) facilitation. My duties included gathering the opinions and thoughts of participants, and guiding the resource group through the different tools used.

  • Graphic and Web Designer/Master at White Pine Scouting Fair
    Oshawa, Canada
    January 2015 - August 2015

    My duties for the scouting fair included all visual media. This included a custom website, coded in HTML and CSS; running a twitter feed and eMail campaign; writing and illustrating 4 small activity books aimed at different age groups (Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Venturers); A large banner; The fair logo; local maps; customer service and maintaining a consistent visual style and verbal message across all media. On the day of I also Spoke as a keynote on the National Youth Spokesperson program, and conducted tours by Canoe of the scenic creek leading to Samac lake.

  • National Youth Spokesperson at Scouts Canada
    Toronto, Canada
    April 2014 - March 2015

    As a National Youth Spokesperson for Scouts Canada I had the opportunity to represent Scouting to newspapers, radio, TV, and at events. I was privileged to specialized information and given professional Public Relations training via Holms PR in Toronto.

  • SafeWalk at Sheridan Student Union
    Oakville Ontario, Canada
    February 2017 - Present

    As a member of the safe walk team, my partner and I escort students and faculty across campus at night. SafeWalk is a student union service to make safety on campus easier, we cna be reached in the B-Wing any school night or through security.

  • Graphic Designer at Cobourg Health Shoppe
    Cobourg, Canada
    February 2012 - December 2015

    As the graphic designer to Cobourg health Shoppe I designed posters, Gift Cards, and Commercials.

  • Area Youth Commissioner at Lakeshore Ridge, Scouts Canada
    Clarington, Canada
    November 2015 - January 2017

    As area youth commissioner I was in charge of promoting youth leadership and youth lead activities in the Lakeshore Ridge areas. This involved going to events, meetings, and camps as well as interacting with youth whenever possible. Beyond these duties, I held 50% responsibility fo the area along with the Area Youth Commissioner. These duties included meetings with higher level Scouts Canada officials and budgetary oversight.

  • President (2013), Vice-president (2012), Secretary (2014) at 1st Lakeshore Ridge Veturer Scouts
    Bowmanville, Canada
    September 2012 - September 2015

    Over my three years on the 1st LSRV executive, I held a variety of positions. I began my executive career as Vice-President, where I mostly filled in for and shadowed the current President.

    As President, I built systems and encouraged participation from other ventures in the planning of events.

    As secretary, I sought to improve on previous areas where items were disorganized or forgotten.

    My accomplishments here would include leading in the planning and execution of a week long canoe trip up the Rideau canal and fundraising and planning a 10 day trip to Newfoundland with three other Venturer Scouts.

  • Day out with Thomas at Woodbrige Historic Railway
    Woodbrdge, Canada
    August 2015 - August 2016

    As a member of the Day out With Thomas Crew, I had a variety of responsibilities. These included riding and ensuring the safety of attendees on the train, guiding attendees to locations on site, admissions at the front gate, traffic control at the train track crossing.