IAN C. HELM
805 Independence Drive; Longmont, CO 80504 Ian@fusedmuse.com
2015-Present Graphic designer, screenplay consultant, Paragon Creative Agency, Los Angeles CA
2010-Present Co-manager, director/designer at Kearney Street Films LLC, Denver CO
2010-2016 Graphic designer, contributing author, SomethingAwful LLC, Pleasant Hill MO
2014-2015 Screenwriter, set designer, Puzzah! LLC, Denver CO
2010-2014 Graphic designer, creature designer, Machinima INC, West Hollywood CA
2006-2008 Production specialist, Rocky Mountain PBS, Denver CO
2012 Master of Arts, Regis University, Denver. Creative Writing/ Film
2012 Certificate of Graduate Studies, Regis University, Denver. History and Theory of Film
2008 Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Colorado, Denver Film/Theater/Television production.
SKILLS and TRAINING
Highly skilled in Adobe Creative Suite with 18 years’ experience. Ten years professional character design, costuming and puppetry experience. Professional print and social media campaign experience. Formal photography training. Expert illustrator, sculptor and painter with formal color theory, 2d and 3d composition training. Excellent organization, communication, motivation, team-building and leadership skills. Watercolor/tie-dye master and published fabulist.
-Volunteer, O.U.R. Center clothing bank, Longmont CO, 2013-2016
-Graphic Designer, “Technopolis Now”, Official entry, 2012 Breckenridge Festival of Film
-Volunteer, 35th Annual Telluride Film Festival, Telluride CO, 2008
-Director and Designer, “Collywobbles”, 2005 CFS student symposium winner, Best Director and Best Film.