John Tomlin
Home (760) 433-5303  Cell (760) 583-8888 
166 Heritage Street
Oceanside, CA 92058 



  •  Adobe Creative Suite
  • Blender
  • Microsoft Office
  • Carrara
  • 3DS Max
  • Hammer
  • Maya
  • UT3 Editor
  • Zbrush


Westwood College

Bachelor's Degree in Game Art and Design, October 2009

Work Experience

High Moon Studios, Carlsbad, CA                                          October, 2007

Focus Tester

  •  Testing on specific gameplay elements and report the findings.
  •  Learned how to correct errors in game design. 

Rockstar San Diego, Carlsbad, CA                              August to March, 2005

Quality Assurance Intern

  •  Looked for bugs and reported them to the lead QA tester.
  •  Found gameplay bugs that would have made the game unbalanced and not fun to play.


  • Made a 3D representation of a planar building at MiraCosta College.
  • Made an animation reenactment of a scene in Spaceballs using 3DS Max and using the Freebieman model from Henley Ernest.
  • Made slideshow of client’s husband’s life from past to present using photos of his life, putting them together using Adobe After Effects, adding music, and putting it on a DVD. I used Photoshop to make the CD case cover.
  • Wrote the book “The Imaginarium Machine” and co-created the cover.
  • Wrote the book “The Imaginarium World” and created the cover.