Me
LocationAddress
South Africa, Gauteng, Johannesburg
PhonePhone
(+27) 78-008-1592
E-MailEmail
mailme@redstring.co.za
WebsiteWebsite
www.redstring.co.za

Ryan de Klerk

Owner of Redstring Animation & Design Studio's cc
I am a creative and I am always looking to improve myself and my skills to become a better artist. I am goal orientated and a hard worker I also set very high standard for myself and the projects that I do.

Work Experience

MGI - Midrand Graduation Institute

Lecturer and Module Manager

The modules that I am currently lecturing are:
 3D Animation 3 (3rd Year Level)
 Animation Workshop (2nd Year Level)

I was also assigned to the Manager for those two modules. Which involve writing the study guides as well as desiging briefs for the students to complete during the year. I also have to moderate all the satellite campuses that run these modules.

I have also lectured:
 Digital Design (2nd Year Level)
 Introduction to 3D (2nd Year Level)

I have also lectured their Journalism students about the design priciples and had them design and create websites.

CTI Education Group

Lecturer

The modules that I am currently lecturing are:
 3D Animation 3 (3rd Year Level)

I have also lectured these modules:
 Digital Design (2nd Year Level)
 Introduction to 3D (2nd Year Level)
 Animation Workshop (2nd Year Level)

Paul James Hairdressing

Designer/Developer

I was given the task on running and maintaining the Paul James Hairdressing Salon website.

inScape Design College

Lecturer

While I was at inScape I lectured their web design and development module for their 2nd Year group.

Music Academy of Gauteng

Freelance Project

This was a PSA (Public Service Announcement) brief where we had to create a PSA for the MNET VUKA Awards. Job description



Live Radio

Designer/ Assistant Developer

This is more of a personal project. I have been in partnership for a few years now with a friend and colleague where we created Live Radio, having international DJs perform live gigs and discussing various topics in line with our user/fan bases.

Magni Security

Designer/Developer

I designed and developed Magni Security's website.





Goddard's Garden and Lawnmower Servives

Designer/Developer

I designed and developed Goddard's website.





DTP Technical

Internship

I completed my internship requirement at DTP Technical to complete my Bachelor of Arts Degree. I worked in their website design and development department.


PG Development

Developer

I was the developer of their website.





Dekco Metals Trading

Designer

Assisting in general administration work and client liason. I also assisted in creating their Corporate Identity Development


Lordon Risk Solutions

Designer

Designing all the stationery for the company.




Skills

Autodesk Maya

Modeling, Texturing, Lighting, Animation and Rendering.


I have been lecturing how to use Autodesk Maya from 2012 to stundents that were at the time completing their 3rd Year Level Bachelor of Arts Degrees in Graphic Design.

Adobe Products

Adobe Photoshop
Adobe After Effects
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Flash
Adobe Dreamweaver


I have been using the above mentioned Products for a number of years for idea generation and project completions for clients and personal works.

HTML & CSS

I lectured at 2 universities on Website design and Development using HTML and CSS along with other web technologies. I have also used my knowlegde to complete a number of client and personal projects.

Education & Schools

Boston Media House

From 2009 - 2011

Diploma in Animation and Design

Here I completed a 3 Year Diploma where I specialised in 3D Animation using Autodesk Maya. We were also thought concept design using traditional art and sculpting.

Vega The Brand Communication School

From 2006 - 2008

Bachelor of Arts Degree in Brand Communication Specialising in Multi Media

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Damelin Randburg High School

Graduated 2004

High School Diploma

I was awarded with a High School certificate. Where I completed all my subjects at Higher Grade Level.

Extra Online Training & Short Courses

Digital Tutors

Continuous Basis

At the time of this site's publishing I have completed:

63 Courses
164 Hours of Training
Acquired 75 Certificates among them Certificates of Achievement

The Gnomon Workshop

Continuous Basis

I have completed a high number of training tutorials that have been published by The Gnomon Workshop. That cover a large number of topics and professions/fields.


Social

Please do visit the sites that I post my work on.