Steven Babb



Mission To create the most innovative and exciting 3D assets supporting strong appeal and original ideas in relationship to project style


Experience Steven Babb Art, Principal Artist (2008-Present)


Prop Artist June 2014 – August 2014

Hella Games Entertainment, Seattle, WA

  • Built ready to animate props from concept art
  •  Used a minimum of geometry to achieve the desired silhouette
  • Textured to create visual interest and tell a story about each piece


Character Artist March 2014 – June 2014

BlueBlaze Studio, Seattle, WA

  • Conceptualized fun and unique characters
  • Created with good topology, poly counts and texture resolutions
  • Exported ready to animate characters with required texture maps


Texture Artist November 2013 – December 2013

Wizards of the Coast, Seattle, WA

  • Texture touch up for 3D characters used in promotional film
  • Painted characters in accordance with the character's concept art
  • Render out clean, usable texture maps for the appropriate channels


Washington State Coast and Land, Painting Exhibit

February 2013 Sunlight Cafe, Seattle, WA

  • Fine arts show of large scale landscapes of the Washington State area
  • Each piece was done as a study in compositional balance
  • Emphasis on color and color theory


Comic Book Artist

November 2008 – February 2012 Seattle, WA

  • Powerful, dynamic and clear visual narration through sequential art
  • Designed entire sets of characters emphasizing viewer response and appeal


Education The Art Institute of Seattle, Seattle, WA

Jan. 2004 - March. 2007

  • Bachelors of Fine Art in Media Arts and Animation 
  • Honor Roll and Dean’s list 
  • WizKids Internship



Strong: Modeling – hard surface and organic, texturing, drawing, painting, color, storytelling, problem solving and communication

Intermediate: Rigging, Rendering, lighting

Learning: Animation, scripting

Native English speaker, German Speaker at B1 Level


Media 3DS Max Blender Mudbox Photoshop Manga Studio Alchemy Maya Zbrush Mental Ray Renderer Corona Renderer Cycles Renderer