Full name

Heather L Sheppard

Title

2D Games Artist and Designer

Location

Canada

Biography

With 12 years of experience in bringing games to life in both Studios and freelancing, Heather has helped grow, and maintain over 25 games. From small indie projects, to working on one of the worlds biggest, and most successful I.P's, from the UK to India, working on games has taken Heather around the world.

The most popular titles she's worked on include; Farmville 2, Flick Golf! (iOS + Android), Flick Golf! Extreme (iOS + Android), Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 (DS), with a total of over 25 released titles on Facebook, Nintendo DS, iOS and Android devices.

Please note, this site is mostly personal work, with the exception of a small amount of professional work. Professional portfolio and resume is available by request only.

Experience

Indie Developer

Teaceratops Games

Canada · Aug 2019 – Present

UI Designer – Farmville 2

Zynga

Bangalore, India · Mar 2018 – Feb 2019

Principal Concept Artist – Farmville 2

Zynga

Bangalore, India · Mar 2015 – Mar 2018

Freelance Artist for Games

Dinobot Illustration

United Kingdom · Mar 2011 – Mar 2015

2D Artist

Full Fat Games

United Kingdom · Jun 2009 – Mar 2011

Games Artist

Razorback

United Kingdom · Feb 2008 – June 2009

Education

BA Games Art

Teesside University

Teesside, UK · 2004 – 2007

Grade 1:1 (Hons)

Clients

Zynga Codemasters Atari EA Warner Brothers Sega AEG

Specialties

2D art assets for games, Concept art, UI Design, Game Design, Illustration, Boardgame Art

Skills

Clip Studio Paint, Photoshop, Unity, Marvel, Adobe Flash, ProMotion, Twine, 3DS Max

Elsewhere