Aaron Painter is a prop designer living in Los Angeles. His goal is to work in television animation and get paid to draw cartoons! He earned his BFA in Illustration and minor in Business Management from Brigham Young University. He currently works as the production manager for SVSLearn and is the co-creator of Art Drop Club with fellow artist Jake Parker.

He can't skateboard, but he can draw. 


Instagram: @PainterDraws

Work Experience: 


Production Manager, SVS Learn

Feb 2019- Present

Manage production schedules for both online subscription and interactive courses. Help edit and create course material for teachers.


Freelance Artist, Hasbro

May 2017- Present

Freelance color, sketch and concept work for various toy lines.


Studio Assistant, Jake Parker

May 2018- Feb 2019

Studio assistant to Jake Parker ( Flatted The Little Snowplow 2, built the new Inktober website ( and help with other general studio duties.


Lead Artist, BYU Independent Study

Sep 2017- Sep 2018

Worked as the Lead Artist over all High School courses and was responsible for illustrations and graphics. Worked under an art director and managed my team of artists on various projects. 


Prop Designer, BYU Animation

Jan 2018-Feb 2018, Provo, Utah

Prop design and other visual development for the 2018 student film Death & Delila. Developed cubism inspired world design. Received and acted on feedback from director. Worked with a team of designers and story artists.


Marketing Intern, ATL Technology, LLC

Jun-2017-Oct 2017, Dongguan, Guangdong, China

Worked with internal marketing team and external graphic designer on icon design and creating illustrations. Sent to the mainland China location to take photos for the new website.


Product Design Co-Op, Hasbro

Jan 2017- May 2017, Pawtucket, Rhode Island

Turnarounds and overlay paintings. Concept work for the Bumblebee: The Movie (2018) toy line. Worked in a studio environment with other artists, engineers and marketers.