Richard is an animator and 3D artist with ten years of professional experience. Children's TV features heavily in his CV but his background also covers digital design, video editing, 3D modelling, branding and layout.

Having taught games development for a number of years both in HE and FE, he prides himself on motivating and getting the most out of his students.

A keen artist, musician, writer, explorer, dancer, martial artist, sea-swimmer, surfer, acrobat, photographer and many other things, Richard is renowned for his boundless energy and enthusiasm.

Contact details

Telephone 01326 255139



Year Qualification Awarding body
2014 Professional Certificate in Education Greenwich Univeristy
2003 HND 3D Computer Animation Swansea Metropolitan University

Research Interests

Research interests and expertise

Primarily focused around expressing character through animation, Richard is currently looking into ways of integrating complex animation into analogue control systems such as the HTC Vive.

Research Topics

  • Analogue control systems
  • Character Animation


Areas of teaching

  • 3d modelling
  • 3d sculpting
  • Animation
  • character/environmental design
  • digital painting
  • media theory
  • rigging
  • traditional artwork

Courses taught

  • BA(Hons) Animation & Visual Effects
  • BA(Hons) Game Development