MFA, Experimental Animation 5/97, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA
BFA, Experimental Animation 5/91, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA


  • This Is Good Studios (Co-director), production (2017-present)

Bizzy, the Bossy Boots Elf by Dorothea Jensen (2020) illustrations
Flagship Animation and animated GIFs for Pilot Light Blue/Actors Wellness Studio (2017-2020) animation, editing

  • by shayne (sole proprietor) Web development, content, administration (2002-present)
  • Elance ( Animation and Illustration (2010-2015)

Izzy Elves Paper Dolls (2015) illustrations
Izzy Elves book trailer (2014) illustrations, editing, animation
Frizzy, the S.A.D. Elf by Dorothea Jensen (2014) illustrations
Blizzy, the Worrywart Elf by Dorothea Jensen (2013) illustrations
Little Bear’s Lullaby (2011) illustrations
Michael Gilligan’s “I Want The Moon Pt. 1” – Performed by Jonah Matranga (2010) animation

  • Pixcel Media/EHQ, Inc. (freelance) Zip’s First Contact (CD-ROM 1998-1999) Character Animator
    • Keylight Studios (freelance): The Farm (Film 1998), Sony WEGA (Commercial 1997) Storyboards
    • Duck Soup (freelance) Frosted Alphabits (Commercial 1998) F/X Assistant
    • Zeroed-In Productions (freelance) 5th Gear Pinned (Extreme Sports Video 1997) Animation Director
    • Creative Capers (freelance) Mr. Magoo (Feature-Titles 1997) F/X Assistant
    • 7TH LEVEL:
  • The Universe According to Virgil I (CD-ROM 1996) F/X Animator, Blueprints
    The Universe According to Virgil II (CD-ROM 1996) F/X Animator, Research
    Lil’ Howie’s Great Reading Adventure (CD-ROM 1996) F/X Animator, Story
    Lil’ Howie’s Great Math Adventure (CD-ROM l996) F/X Animator, BG Clean-Up
    Ace Ventura (CD-ROM 1996) F/X Animator
    Monty Python & the Quest for the Holy Grail (CD-ROM 1996) Character Clean-Up
    Lil’ Howie’s Great Word Adventure (CD-ROM 1995) F/X Key Assistant
    Timon & Pumbaa’s Gamebreak (CD-ROM 1995) F/X Key Assistant
    Arcade America (CD-ROM 1995) F/X Key Assistant, BG Clean-Up
    Battle Beast (CD-ROM 1995) F/X Assistant

    • Film Roman (freelance):

    The Critic: Dial ‘M’ for Mother (ABC Series 1993) Character Layout
    Garfield’s Fun House (Commercial 1991) F/X Assistant
    Tour de Trix (Commercial 1991) F/X Assistant

    • Kroyer Films, Inc. (freelance) FernGully: The Last Rainforest (Feature 1991) F/X Assistant


    Falling Shayne Hood (USA 2009-present) Animation
    Billie Joe Shayne Hood (USA 2020) Animation
    I, Don Quixote Shayne Hood (USA 2013) Animation
    Jeremy Can’t Drink Milk Shayne Hood (USA 1997) Thesis
    Karaiba Lea Zagury (Brazil 1992) Ink & Paint, Animation, Camera
    Jackpot Shayne Hood (USA 1991) Animation, Design
    Victory Mona Albonazzer (Egypt 1988) Ink & Paint


    • ENSAV (École Nationale Supérieure d’Audiovisuel), Université de Toulouse- Jean Jaurès: Guest Faculty (2012- present)
    • LA Mission College, Arts-Media-Performance: Adjunct Professor (2006-present)
    • Homeschooling, Elementary Education (1997-2011)
    • Calarts, Lyon-Lamb Video Animation System: Student Teacher (1989-1991)
    • Elementary Math Education: Private Tutor (1987-1988)


    Jeremy Can’t Drink Milk (2006)
    Time Line, (publisher- by shayne) Cathe Jones (2006)
    The Original Let’s Animate! (2003)


    Young Projects Gallery (Pacific Design Center)- SWTB, Summer 2014
    Four Friends Gallery- member, Single Wing Turquoise Bird, 2008-2014
    USC: Visions & Voices- member, Single Wing Turquoise Bird, Spring 2014
    Pacific Standard Time: Getty- member, Single Wing Turquoise Bird, Winter 2012
    Counterculture: MCA Denver- member, Single Wing Turquoise Bird, Fall 2011
    Open Borders- member, Single Wing Turquoise Bird, Summer 2011
    Alternative Projections: Eileen Norris Cinema Theatre- Jackpot, 2010
    multi-Mystical-media: LAMC Gallery 131, James Noack- Quixotic installation, 2010
    Taiwan International Animation Festival- Jeremy Can’t Drink Milk, 2007
    1st International Animation Festival: China- Jeremy Can’t Drink Milk, 2006
    Eureka Music, Video Compilation- Jeremy Can’t Drink Milk, 1999
    PantheonArts, Webcast- Jeremy Can’t Drink Milk, 1998
    Showcase 97, CalArts, 1997
    CSSSA 10th Year Reunion, Alumni Film Festival, 1997
    Experimental Animation Shows, CalArts, 1988-1997
    Spring Music Concert, African Dance Ensemble, CalArts, 1995
    Spring Music Concert, Javanese Dance Ensemble, CalArts, 1995
    Spring Music Concert, Balinese Dance Ensemble, CalArts, 1995
    Showcase 91, CalArts, 1991
    CSSSA, Alumni Film Festival, 1991
    Dean of Calarts School of Film/Video, Ed Emshwiller’s Annual Extravaganza- stage manager, 1990


    L’Art des génériques, une veine pour le cinéma d’animation -Journée d’études à l’ESAV Castres, Panel/Presenter, 2016
    Alternative Projections: Eileen Norris Cinema Theatre, Member SWTB, 2010
    CSSSA 10th Year Reunion Alumni Panel, CalArts, 1997
    CalArts Board of Trustees, School of Film/Video Representative, 1991
    CSSSA Alumni Panel, CalArts, 1991


    Anime Club (LAMC)- Sponsor, 2012-2015
    Basketball Coach, Santa Clarita Valley Special Olympics, 2003-2013
    SCVSO Spirit Games, Volunteer, 2003-2013
    Dean Search Candidate Presentations, School of Film/Video, CalArts, 1991-1992
    Graduation Representative, School of Film/Video, 1991
    Student Government, CalArts, 1990-1991
    Graduation Committee, CalArts, 1990-1991
    Assistant Coordinator, Sharon Disney-Lund Honor, CalArts, 1990
    Experimental Animation Presentation to the Vice President, John Fuller, CalArts 1989
    Drug Abuse Resistance Education (DARE) Program, LAUSD Elementary, 1987
    International Thespian Society, California State Secretary, 1986-1987
    International Thespian Society, Reseda High School President, 1986-1987

    HONORS Seal of Approval, 2009- Educational Gift Award, 2008- The Original Let’s Animate!
    CalArts Scholarships 1988-1995
    Blum Kovler Foundation Scholarship 1991
    Lew & Edie Wasserman Scholarship 1990
    3rd Los Angeles International Animation Celebration, Participant, 1989
    California Arts Scholar, CSSSA, 1987
    Society of Women Engineers- Highest Honor 1987
    Bank of America Plaque Winner- Fine Arts 1987


    Please contact Shayne for references