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Terry Davenport

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Department of Cinema
Division of Communication
School of Fine Arts and Communication



  • MA, Cinema and Video Production, Bob Jones University
  • BA, Creative Studies, Grace College and Theological Seminary

Courses Taught

  • Digital Imaging Techniques (Ci 316)
  • Makeup for Motion Picture Production (Ci 414)
  • Scenic Design for the Motion Picture (Ci 306)


  • SC State Fair Competition in photography. Sept. 2011. Travelosity - Jarrett Purchase Award, 2011
  • Pickens County Museum of Art juried competition - Jurors Choice award and George and Susan Buckman purchase award for a digital mixed media piece entitiled Seasonal Palette., 2008
  • Jean and Horace Smith Memorial Award for photograph, "Lines of Dawn," Spartanburg Artist's Guild, 2007
  • Juror's Choice Award, Photography, Pickens County Museum of Art, 2007
  • Animator, The Golden Rom, Crown Award/Best Children's Film, Award of Merit/Kalamazoo Animation Fest., 2002
  • Art director/makeup artist/supervisor, Project Dinosaur (Bronze Award, Best Childrens' Film), 2000
  • Project Dinosaur, Bronze Award-Best Drama under $250K, Int'l Christian Visual Media, 2000
  • Assistant Art Director and Makeup Artist for Sheffey -Silver Award winner, Int'l Film/TV Fest. NY, 1978


  • Art designer, artist and animator for wide variety of documentary and client productions for BJU, 37 years
  • Artist, designer and programmer for 5 multi-image presentations
  • Co-supervisor of 2 university-wide photography shows per year
  • Drawing and Acrylic Painting instructor, BJU Art Camp, 4 years
  • Makeup supervisor and makeup artist, Living Gallery, BJU, 14 years
  • Production Designer on Milltown Pride, a 2 hour film drama production. Responsibilities include supervising sets, props, wardrobe, and makeup. Jan. 2009-May. 2010 Research and pre production. May. 2010-Jan. 2011-Filming , 2010
  • 3D animator for DVD, Farmer Dillo Counts His Chickens, 2008
  • Chairman, "Trading Faces," International Photography competition and exhibit, 2007
  • Vice President of Programming, Board of Upstate Visual Arts, Greenville, S.C., 2007
  • Solo art show, Conn Gallery, 2004
  • Art Director and Makeup Artist/Supervisor, The Treasure Map and Project Dinosaur, 1999
  • Art Director and Makeup Artist/Supervisor, The Printing, feature film (3-year project), 1990
  • Art Director and Makeup Artist/Supervisor for feature dramatic film, Beyond the Night, 1982


  • NAAP
    • Photoshop Seminar, 2011
    • Photoshop Training, 2007
  • Digital Tutors, Digital-Tutors Maya Software Training DVD, 2007
  • JVC, High Definition Production, 2007