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February 16, 2015

I wanted to talk a bit about the work I did for Feeding Frenzy, one of the slot machines contained within Fish World. I worked with another artist, who provided all of the animations, UI design, text, and some of the artwork.

I painted the background art for the slot machine, as well as many of the reel symbols. I'm especially proud of the little green turtle.  A lot of the challenge was getting the colours just right. The symbols need to pop off the background, but they also need to look symbolic of how much they are worth.

I also helped to design the shark character who feeds on the tins of shark food which pop up periodically on the reels. It was hard to find a good balance between ...

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February 16, 2015
Check it out! Big Viking Games did an interview on women in games and I was one of the interviewees! https://www.bigvikinggames.com/women-gaming-canada-industry/
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February 16, 2015
I wanted to talk a little about my day job in this post. I work as a 2D Illustrator for a fantastic company called Big Viking Games. I seriously can't overstate how awesome this company is. We get perks like breakfast and lunch, massages, and a fund for our personal development, but it's also just a friendly and social place to work. I've made fantastic friendships and there's always something fun going on. I work for a facebook game called Fish World, it's a fish tank simulator that allows you to collect creatures and decorate tanks for them to live in. I draw a lot of the realistic-looking fish and decorations in the game. The things I draw are all vector graphics, which means they ...
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January 22, 2015
Thanks for checking out my new website! I've been wanting to put together a professional-looking portfolio for myself for a while, and I'm so pleased to have finally done it. I want to use this website as a go-to for all my best art pieces, and also as a place for me to talk about my work. Who am I, you may ask? I'm an artist working in the video game industry, and a PC gamer who loves all kinds of games! Right now I'm playing a lot of World of Warcraft and Heroes of the Storm. I'm active on twitter, so please feel free to contact me at @FellminaGames. I'm going to be putting up blog posts talking about specific artwork over the coming weeks, and I hope you'll enjoy reading about my process and inspirations! Finally, I want to ...
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