INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGNER

KRIS O'BRIEN

I'm an active-learning focused instructional designer that specializes in animation, illustration and time-based media.

MY PORTFOLIO

 

EMPLOYING EXISTING TECHNOLOGY

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ANIMATION

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DESIGNER/ANIMATOR

Using rotoscope and stop-motion techniques of real dancers (along with drone footage!) moving within a landscape of traditional textile motifs, I was able to create an interactive video lesson for students in History of Dance.

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DESIGNER/PROFESSOR

Allowing first-year art students an opportunity to practice their vocabulary and understanding of formal art elements, this activity involves a visit to the virtual Frida Kahlo museum and boosts social interaction with their classmates.

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MEDICAL ILLUSTRATION/ANIMATION

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DESIGNER/ILLUSTRATOR

Using a combination of physical illustration and digital enhancements creates lessons to which students can feel a connection.

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PHOTOGRAPHY

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DESIGNER/PHOTOGRAPHER

Harnessing the power of meme culture, I developed a series of trading cards that offer research-based nutritional advice tailored to specific circumstances requested by college students.

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