Wednesday, May 28, 2008

Fire Blast

This is the second Fire FX that I tried.

Fire Drop Impact

The first Fire FX that I tries.

Splash Impact 2

The third water FX that I tried.

Splash Impact

The second water FX I tried.

Water Splash FX

A water FX that I tried.

Smoke Spurt and Puff Out

The 3rd FX that I tried and the previsous one again.

3 Smokepuff out

2nd Smoke FX I tried.

A Smoke FX that I tried.

Saturday, May 17, 2008

3D Dance- Michael Jackson- BAD

This is a 3D dance that I did in computer animation class a while ago and just decided to put it up. It's not the best. We had to model a character, rig it and then animate it. The song that I used isn't my own, it is the song Bad by Michael Jackson.

LOL animation

This is the LOL animation that I did for the Truro Public Library for their Laugh Out Loud project. They are going to have 4 short simple animations that are knock knock jokes. Done in Flash9.

Monsters- with sound

This is a 10 second monster animation that I did with sound. Its for the tais monsterjam. Check it out at for more information on the monsterjam. The sound is from This is all done in Flash.

Tuesday, May 13, 2008


This is a 10 second monster animation that I did with no sound. Its for the tais monsterjam. Check it out at for more information on the monsterjam.

Wednesday, May 7, 2008

Sunday, May 4, 2008

Monster BG Sheet 03

This is the last background.

Monster BG Sheet 02

This background is not as detailed as the others!

Monster BG Sheet 01

BG that I did for the Monsters animation. The colors are similar to the colors that they use for the Dragonball Z Backgrounds, it's model after them.

Saturday, May 3, 2008

Tuesday, April 29, 2008

LOL Background Design

This is a simple background that I designed for one of the LOL animtions for the Truro public Library.

LOL Prop Designs

These are the Props that I designed for one of the LOL animations.

Monday, April 28, 2008

Monster Model Sheet: Monster01

The Model Sheet for the first Monster Design that I did for a Monster Animation that I'm doing!

Tuesday, April 15, 2008

Chair Prop Design

This is the Chair Prop Design that i did for the office chair in "Oh Noes! A Day At The Office."

Friday, April 11, 2008

Oh Noes! Clip

This is the animation that I did for the animation group project titled "Oh Noes! A Day At The Office," that me and my two friends did.

Group Props 3

The third sheet of Props that I did in Flash for the project Oh Noes! A Day At The Office.

Group Props 2

The second sheet of Props that I did in Flash for the project Oh Noes! A Day At The Office.


The Pencil that i designed in Flash for Oh Noes! A Day At The Office.

Group Props 1

The Prop Designs that I did for Oh Noes! A Day At The Office. In Flash.

3D Jump

A 3D animation that i did for fun. I did not create this character or did the rigging, I just did the aniamtion.

Oh Noes! A Day At The Office

The Finished Group Project Animation that we did in Animation class. The Title, the last 10 seconds and the credits was done by me. The Animators for this project are Bryan Martin, Melissa Woodward, and myself. We really enjoyed working on this.

Monday, April 7, 2008


Starlita Gerro
12 Elmwood Drive,
Antigonish, N.S.
B2G 2L4

To acquire a position in which I may utilize the skills and training I have learned through school, and other training experiences.

Nova Scotia Community College (Truro Campus) 2006-Present
Digital Animation (DIAN) Specialize in Classical Animation
In class sessions with Ron Doucet from Collideascope.

Dr. J.H. Gillis Regional High School Completed 2006
Grade 12

Volunteer Work and Experience
2008 Animediafest Advertising Committee. 2008
Nova Scotia Community College (Truro Campus)
Secretary of the committee, I kept notes and made sure everyone knew where we were in the committee and on the agenda.

Test Drive Ambassador 2006-2007
Nova Scotia Community College (Truro Campus)
Duties included Sharing ones College experiences, develop communication skills and demonstrate my program with prospective students.

Youth Leader for X-Project 2003-present
X-Project (Antigonish, N.S.)
Supervising children on various trips, outings and tutoring. Acquire good communication skills. Demonstrate reliability and dependability on the job and at home.

Techsploration 2003
East Antigonish Academy
Work in a group to do a study on the work a certain field did and come up with a act to do with it.

Tracadie United Baptist Church 1990- 2003
Monastery, N.S.
Sang in the Junior Church Choir. Setting tables and cleaning on various occasions. Capable of handling multiple tasks concurrently. Acquire good communication and people skills.

Job Shadowing:
Course: Career and Life Management Program
Occupation Shadowed: Dish-washer, helped in making salads and pizzas.
Supervisor: Wilma Gerro, (cook)
Company: Sunshine on Maine restaurant Phone:(902) 863-5851
332 Main Street April 1st,2004

Skills and Abilities:
Computer skills. Obtained Adobe Photoshop, Corel Painter, Flash, Power-point, and other computer skills. Respectful, Responsible, Polite, Creative, Trustworthy, Loyal,
Patient, Good-worker, Fun to be with, Cooperative, Quick learner, Self-Motivated, Organized, and Reliable.

Student Leadership NSCC Test Drive Program Award April 2,2007
NSCC Truro Campus Entrance Scholarship. June 28,2006
X-Project Most Creative Award March 20,2005


Junior Trenholm (Self-employed) Phone: (902) 386-2237
Bayfield, N.S.

Wade Clyke (Cook) Phone: (902) 232-2277
Sunshine on Maine Café
P.O. Box 109 Monastery,
Antigonish, N.S.

Joan Dillon (Secretary) Phone: (902) 863-2538
212 Post Road,
Antigonish, N.S.

Hell's Gate

This is the final picture that i did for Digital Illustration class, I call it Hell's Gate! It was done in Adobe photoshop and Corel Painter 9.

College Experience- Monday Morning

This is the picture I did for our College Experience Project that was done for Digital Illustration class. I call it Monday morning, I always feel somewhat like a zombie on monday mornings on my way to life drawing and because I play alot od Resident Evil I decided to draw my classmates and me as Resident Evil characters. Plus our teachers Holly and Peter are in the front.

Saturday, April 5, 2008

Scorpion Walk

The scorpion walk that I did in Maya, the skeleton was already made, we just had to animate it!

2D Dillion Run

Dillion Run

Ball Throw Tweens

A ball Throw that we had to do for a project, I did the in betweens for this ball throw.

2D Walk test

A walk cycle that I did as a test!

Tuesday, March 18, 2008


The Final Project that i did for Illustration. It's done in Corel Painter 9. It's a Illustration for a book cover.

Friday, February 29, 2008

Flowers Over Tears

A Illustration that i did for Digital Illustration for the Book Cover Project. Every but the text was done in Corel Painter 9, the text was added last in Adobe Photoshop.

Ada Wong

This is a fanart of Ada Wong from Resident Evil 4. It's done in Adobe Photoshop CS3 with overlay layers and multiple layers for Clifton!


This is a picture that I drew for a friend named Reva who wanted a picture of herself done in this style. I did it all in Adobe Photoshop CS3 using muliple layers and overlays.


This is the picture that I did for Digital Illustration for the dept project. It was done completely in Corel Painter.


This is a project that I did for Digital Animation using Adobe Photoshop CS3 and Corel Painter 9. I really enjoyed using all the brushes in Corel.

Saturday, January 19, 2008

20 mins to 1hrs Pictures

This is a Contour drawing that I did in class for life drawing. It was done with a orange marker.

These are pictures of people with props. They are done with brown/red conté.

These are picture done with black conté. A figure holding an instrument.
This is a picture that we did at Victoria Park, it's done with a normal 2HB pencil.

These are done with a dark green color pastells. They are pictures of a counter of the room at the old Normal Teachers College.

These pictures are done with red pastells.

2-10Min Gestures

These picture is done with brown conté.

These are done with black charcoal.
This is a picture where we had to do the human gesture and then a animal gesture of the same pose. This is a man and then a monkey.

These are boxes we had to draw in class.

These are done with colored pencils.

This picture was done with markers.

30sec to 1 min Gestures

These are some gesture drawing that I did in Life Drawing class. They are done with pencil crayon and then brown conté . They are all done within 30 sec to 1 min.

Friday, January 18, 2008

Mom's Commission

This is a Commission that I did for my mother. It's me and my little brother done in a cartoon style.