Christopher Ryan Peterson

Environment /Prop/Texture Artist


306 Weaver’s Way – Bossier City, La.  71111

Demo Reel


Full Sail University                                                                           May 2014

Winter Park, FL

Bachelor of Science Degree: Game Art

Bossier Community College                                                           December 2009

Web HTML Programming

Associate of Applied Science in Computer Information Systems

Certifications – A+ 2004, Net + 2005


Louisiana Technical College                                                          Aug.2003 – April 2004

Shreveport, LA

Computer Technology – A+, Net+


Software Skills

Maya – Extensive knowledge creating assets for environments and props, laying out UV’s, and texturing

Zbrush – Able to use Zspheres’ to create a mesh. Experience in making high-resolution sculptures of hard surface and organic meshes

CryENGINE 3– Lighting, Material setup and creation, importing of assists, assist placement, Creation and editing of terrain.

UDK – Material editing and creation, Lighting, importing of 2d and 3d assists, Assist placement in the game world, Level design

Unreal 4– Material editing and creation, Lighting, importing of 2d and 3d assists, Assist placement in the game world, Level design

Unity – Lighting, importing and placement of 2d and 3d assists

Photoshop – Able to make hand painted & photo realistic textures. Diffuse, Specular, Normal map, Graphic design, Logos, Concept Artwork., Some knowledge in creating particles for effects,

Premiere – Video editing

xNormal – Normal, and ambient map’s.

Crazy Bump – Experience in using photos and height maps to make Normal maps


Employment History

Freedom Guns and Ammo LLC       Bossier City, LA                   Dec. 2012 – Present

  • Maintenance of product inventory, light repair of customers firearms, transfer and sales of firearms


USMed-Equip                                      Bossier City, LA. June 2010-Sept 2011

  • Customer Service Representative, Inventory of bio-medical equipment, Preventative maintenance
  • Sterilization and disinfecting of equipment, Medical equipment delivery and pick up to hospitals


Academy Sports                                  Bossier City, LA                   Oc.t 2008 – June 2010

  • Responsible for customer guidance and assistance, Set up and presentation of merchandise


Heard McElroy & Vestal                   Shreveport LA.                     Feb. 2007 –Feb. 2008

  • Computer and Server systems maintenance/installation/troubleshooting, Storage of server Back-Up tapes and retrieval of lost data
  • Managed Citrix Meta Frame servers, Installation and maintenance of thin clients,  IT Help Desk/Network Administrator assistant


Connection Technologies                  Shreveport, LA.                    Sept. 2003-Feb. 2007

  • Administration of computers, server instillation, workstation instillation
  • Oversaw computer hardware and software selection and purchase, Managed testing and burn-in process of server and workstation systems
  • Experience in Wired and Wireless networking installation and troubleshooting, Assisted in Server 2000/2003 Installation and Upgrades.

Christopher Peterson 2014