Featured Friday: Jazz Krenn

● Q: Where did you go to school?I didn’t, but I did go to what’s called a magnet school where we got majors. Mine was Film. ● Q: When did you first realize that you wanted to work in animation?When I was 12 and watched FMA for the first time ● Q: Who is your biggest...
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Featured Friday: Brett Carville

● Q: Where did you go to school?Ringling College of Art and Design ● Q: When did you first realize that you wanted to work in animation?I think around 10, when I realized roller coaster designer wasn’t a practical job. ● Q: Who is your biggest inspiration?Monty Python, Hayao...
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Featured Friday: Mariel Hester

Q: Where did you go to school?I’m a self-taught art school dropout. I went to SCAD for about a year, couldn’t afford it! Q: When did you first realize that you wanted to work in animation?It never really occurred to me that I could work in animation. Animation’s...
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Featured Friday: Nicole Licea

Q: Where did you go to school?I graduated from the Radio/TV/Film program at UT Austin, but I spent my first two years of college at Southwestern University in Georgetown, TX. Q: When did you first realize that you wanted to work in animation?I’ve always loved cartoons but I...
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Featured Friday: Tyler Richlen

Q: Where did you go to school? Austin Community College. I just went to school to get my parents off my back. Turns out they had a good animation program and now I animate for a living. Q: When did you first realize that you wanted to work in animation? I wanted to work in it...
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Featured Friday: Stephen Swirsky

Q: Where did you go to school? Texas A&M University – Department of Visualization Q: When did you first realize that you wanted to work in animation? So, funnily enough, my heart wasn’t specifically in animation at first. I had always loved it, but I thought I would...
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Featured Friday: Suzanne Sharp

Q: Where did you go to school?A: I got my bachelor’s in architecture at the University of Virginia. Q: When did you first realize that you wanted to work in animation?A: That’s tough to say! I’ve loved drawing for as long as I can remember. Working in animation...
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Featured Friday: Sean Randolph

Q: Where did you go to school? College for Creative Studies in Detroit. Q: When did you first realize that you wanted to work in animation? Wanted to be an illustrator since I was 8!  Q: Who is your biggest inspiration? N.C. Wyeth, probably. Love his work. Q: What is your...
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Featured Artist: Danny Araya

Q: Where did you go to school? Art of Institute of Washington, which I think just got shut down or something Q: When did you first realize that you wanted to work in animation? As far back as I can remember, but I always bounced around between wanting to animate, write, paint,...
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Featured Friday: Stage McNulty

Q: Where did you go to school? University of Texas at Austin Q: When did you first realize that you wanted to work in animation? I was always the kid that watched too many cartoons. I loved them so much, but didn’t have much confidence in my art, so for a while I focused on other...
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