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)
  • Elance ( Animation and Illustration (2010-present)

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

  • by shayne (sole proprietor) Web development, content, administration (2002-present)
  • 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
Billy Joe Shayne Hood (USA 2018) 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