Sarah Penrose

Sara Penrose2015 Animation Graduate obtains position at game studio.

Sarah graduated in 2015, and had her first work opportunity with Sky TV Graphics as a part of our internship program.  Her experience with Sky was brief but provided a platform for strengthening her skills in the workplace.  Her role there included producing 3D logos and graphics for various television projects.

After completing the internship, Sarah focused on pursuing her goal of working as a 3D artist in the games industry. Knowing that skilled 3D artists are in demand by gaming companies, Ninja KiwiSarah had focused her show-reel on showcasing her 3D modelling skills.  The work on her reel combined with connections she had made while studying animation at South Seas were no doubt integral in her being offered a position as a Game Asset Artist at a leading games studio in Auckland, Ninja Kiwi.  Ninja Kiwi is a mobile and online video game developer founded in Auckland, New Zealand in 2002 by Chris and Stephen Harris.  Take a look at their work at