Hayden Smith

Hayden Smith

CG Rigger/Animator

  • Location: Cardiff
  • Career stage: Early
  • Freelancer: Available
Studied a Ticked course

I recently finished a contract as Lead Rigger/Animator at Mochi Mode. I am graduating in July with an expected 2:1 Honours.

As part of my final major project, I was co-director for creating a game called Pirates of The Void, I also worked on the project as Writer, Producer, Animator, Rigger and partial Programmer. Alongside this I was also an animator on the short film Soul Users.


Work History

Lead Rigger/Animator - Mochi Mode

Apr 2018 - Jun 2018


Computer Animation - BA - University of South Wales

Sep 2015 - Jun 2018

Games Design - BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma - New College Nottingham

Sep 2013 - Jul 2015


  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe PremierePro
  • 3D Animation
  • 3D Modeller
  • 3D Modelling
  • Autodesk Maya
  • Blade
  • Motion Capture
  • Rigging
  • Unreal
  • Vicon