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Luis Ruiz

Luis Ruiz
Senior Lecturer
Teaches In
Toy Design

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Computer Animation, Savannah College of Art and Design, (2002)


I'm Luis Ruiz and I love Art! I am a graduate of SCAD and I have been working in LA for over 17years in the realm of Entertainment, Toys, and Advertising. I know over 25 softwares/apps and continue to learn everyday and every way.

I want to help everyone of you evolve into Rock Stars and will do my best to get you to Jedi status with new skills, insight, passion, and great outcomes for your demo-reel.

Professional Accomplishments/Exhibitions:  
  • Maya Certified 2020
  • Solid Works Certified 2020
Clients/Employment History:  
  • Senior Instructor Art Institute, San Antonio 2018-Present
  • Senior Lecturer¬†OTIS College of Art and Design 2009-Present
  • Senior Designer Mattel Toys 2005-2009
  • I have worked for TV, Celebrities, Toy Companies, Over 30 Fortune 500 Companies, Product Design, and Higher Learning for over 17 years.¬†
  • I am down to get down and continue my trek in the Entertainment and Toy Industry.