What is your name and your current occupation?
Associate Professor of Digital Media Arts, Freelance Illustrator, and Collector of Absurd Non-Perishable Food Items.
What are some of the crazier jobs you had before getting into animation?
Shoveling out chicken coops was probably the craziest. Between kamikaze roosters and all the airborne particulate matter, it wasn’t the most effervescent experience…
What are some of your favorite projects you’re proud to have been a part of?
One of my favorite projects was doing the artwork the popsicle stick theater segments for some episodes of the VeggieTales Animated series , Another project was doing the art work for an animated TV spot for the National Associate of Broadcasters. I also did some illustration work for a Finnish Blues Band called The Milk Cows.
How did you become interested in animation?
When I was a kid my dad used to show me the old original Popeye cartoons, which he himself loved. So that’s probably when my interest started. What really blew my socks off though is when Continue…