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Each week storyboard artist and host Angela Entzminger interviews a professional working in the animation industry in film, television or games. Visit the website at www.theanimatedjourney.com, follow on Twitter @animjourney and become a fan on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/theanimatedjourney.

Each week storyboard artist and host Angela Entzminger interviews a professional working in the animation industry in film, television or games. Visit the website at www.theanimatedjourney.com, follow on Twitter @animjourney and become a fan on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/theanimatedjourney.
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Each week storyboard artist and host Angela Entzminger interviews a professional working in the animation industry in film, television or games. Visit the website at www.theanimatedjourney.com, follow on Twitter @animjourney and become a fan on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/theanimatedjourney.

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Ep. 055: Mia Resella - Writer in the Nickelodeon Writing Program - The Animated Journey: Interviews with Animation Professionals

10/11/2017
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Multi-faceted writer and artist Mia Resella shares her story on today’s podcast! From performing in plays in high school to attending UC Santa Barbara and UCLA to working for organizations such as Moonbot, DreamWorks and the Roald Dahl Estate to becoming a writer in the Nickelodeon Writing Program, Mia shares her … Continue reading

Duration: 01:01:31


Ep. 054: Ilana Schwartz - 3D Animator for Nick Digital, Music Video Director and Coffee Hero - The Animated Journey: Interviews with Animation Professionals

10/4/2017
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Ilana Schwartz aka Javadoodles is a 3D Animator at Nickelodeon Animation Studio whose work includes promos, animation and social media art for many of Nick’s shows including The Loud House, Paw Patrol, and Bunsen Is A Beast! In today’s episode she discusses her path from interning at Little Airplane Productions to … Continue reading

Duration: 00:43:41


Ep. 053: Sarah Johnson - Storyboard Supervisor for Nickelodeon's Bunsen Is A Beast - The Animated Journey: Interviews with Animation Professionals

8/10/2017
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Michigan’s own Sarah Johnson is today’s guest on The Animated Journey Podcast! Sarah shares her experiences growing up in a small town, her love for all things animation (especially Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles) and how she survived her post-college years freelancing and working hard at pursuing her dream in order … Continue reading

Duration: 00:59:40


Ep. 052: James Mosley - Production Assistant for Nickelodeon's Pinky Malinky - The Animated Journey: Interviews with Animation Professionals

7/29/2017
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The Nickelodeon Summer miniseries continues this week with Pinky Malinky Production Assistant James Mosley! James possesses the unique distinction of having served as a NickTern, worked as a Production Assistant on two Nick shows and has created 67 independent animated shorts. Here how growing up in Michigan watching cartoons inspired … Continue reading

Duration: 01:17:53


Ep. 050: Ariel Goldberg - Recruiter for Nickelodeon Animation Studio - The Animated Journey: Interviews with Animation Professionals

7/13/2017
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From actor to animator to recruiter, Ariel Goldberg’s story is a true testament to how hard work, dedication and being willing to step out and meet new and interesting people not only helps one in their career but also in life. In today’s interview Ariel discusses how his passion for … Continue reading

Duration: 00:59:16


Ep. 049: Crystal Stromer - 2D Animator for Nickelodeon's Bunsen Is A Beast - The Animated Journey: Interviews with Animation Professionals

7/5/2017
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The Nickelodeon Summer miniseries continues with animator Crystal Stromer! Crystal’s work expands the animation universe ranging from 2D animation to puppetry. She served as an animator for several shows including Nickelodeon’s El Tigre and as an animator and animation director for Shadow Machine’s BoJack Horseman, and now works as a 2D … Continue reading

Duration: 01:09:06


Ep. 048: Amy Reynolds - Post Production Supervisor for Nickelodeon's Pinky Malinky and The Loud House - The Animated Journey: Interviews with Animation Professionals

6/29/2017
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The Nickelodeon Summer miniseries continues with today’s amazing guest, Post Production Supervisor Amy Reynolds! Amy shares her story of working on a variety of animated shows such as American Dad! and The Cleveland Show, as well as Nickelodeon’s The Loud House, Pinky Malinky, and even her stint in reality television. Find … Continue reading

Duration: 01:04:45


Ep. 047: Jocelyn Liang - Background Painter for Nickelodeon's Pinky Malinky - The Animated Journey: Interviews with Animation Professionals

6/22/2017
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Welcome to the first episode of the podcast’s new mini series, Nickelodeon Summer! All summer long The Animated Journey will feature interviews with individuals working at Nickelodeon Animation Studio in beautiful Burbank, CA. The series kicks off with uber-talented Jocelyn Liang, background painter for one of Nickelodeon’s newest upcoming shows, … Continue reading

Duration: 00:55:38


Ep. 046: Cassie Soliday - Script Coordinator for Wild Canary, Comic Artist and Podcast Host - Part III - The Animated Journey: Interviews with Animation Professionals

6/14/2017
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In the conclusion with my interview with Cassie Soliday we go out with a bang by discussing her work on her creative writing podcast Jammiest Bits of Jam, writing and editing The Animation Network Podcast Newsletter and the importance of pursuing your artistic journey and making time for yourself and … Continue reading

Duration: 00:54:54


Ep. 045: Cassie Soliday - Script Coordinator for Wild Canary, Comic Artist and Podcast Host - Part II - The Animated Journey: Interviews with Animation Professionals

6/6/2017
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In part 2 of today’s interview Cassie Soliday discusses the ins and outs of working as a Script Coordinator for the hit Disney Junior show Puppy Dog Pals, how one gets a job as a writer in the animation industry, writing and illustrating diary comics and how The Ink and Paint … Continue reading

Duration: 00:54:26


Ep. 044: Cassie Soliday – Script Coordinator for Wild Canary Animation, Comic Artist and Podcast Host – Part I - The Animated Journey: Interviews with Animation Professionals

5/31/2017
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Cassie Soliday works as the Script Coordinator for Wild Canary Animation’s Puppy Dog Pals on Disney Junior, is the creator of the diary comic Life Scientist, creator and host of The Ink and Paint Girls Podcast, co-host of the Jammiest Bits of Jam Podcast, and Newsletter Editor for The Animation Network Podcast. … Continue reading

Duration: 01:08:25


Ep. 043: Jeff Schuetze - Actor, Animator, Storyboard and Comic Artist - The Animated Journey: Interviews with Animation Professionals

5/16/2017
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Actor, animator, storyboard and comic artist Jeff Schuetze knows a thing or two about working hard to perfecting your craft as an artist. His animation experience includes creating animated shorts for companies like College Humor, Rooster Teeth and Glamour, as well as creating the semi-autobiographical comic strip Jefbot. In today’s animation podcast … Continue reading

Duration: 01:02:54


Ep. 042: Casey Robin - Freelance Visual Development Artist - The Animated Journey: Interviews with Animation Professionals

5/2/2017
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Freelance Visual Development Artist is well known for her whimsical style, beautiful pin-up girls, delightful and sometimes scary creatures, and her love of using traditional media to create her art. In today’s interview she discusses the importance of staying true to yourself and your passion, her time as an intern … Continue reading

Duration: 00:58:33


Ep. 041: Ed Hooks - Actor, Acting Coach & Author - Part II - The Animated Journey: Interviews with Animation Professionals

4/18/2017
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In part two of the podcast actor, acting coach and author Ed Hooks discusses the future of animation as an art form as well as his latest book, Craft Notes for Animators. In the book Ed examines the story and craft behind Walt Disney Feature's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs and the direction of the current animation scene and how animators can use that to their advantage! Ed Hooks' Websites Website www.edhooks.com Facebook www.facebook.com/ed.hooks Animation Events USC First Frame April...

Duration: 00:42:01


Ep. 040: Ed Hooks - Actor, Acting Coach & Author - Part I - The Animated Journey: Interviews with Animation Professionals

4/4/2017
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In today's episode world-renowned acting coach Ed Hooks discusses how he became a professional actor and how he became one of the most well-known acting teachers for animators. His book, Acting for Animators, is the gold standard for professionals and students alike and his new book, Craft Notes for Animators, dives deep into what it takes to create a truly inspiring story. We also discuss films like Boy And The World, Frozen, and Zootopia, and why it's important for artists to have their...

Duration: 01:03:30


Ep. 039: Louise Smythe – Pixar Story Artist – Part II - The Animated Journey: Interviews with Animation Professionals

3/1/2017
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Annie-nominated Pixar Story Artist Louise Smythe returns to share her experience reviewing portfolios at CTNX 2016 as well as to talk movies and storytelling. It's a fun conclusion to our two part episode that you won't want to miss! Louise Smythe's Websites Website http://louise-smythe.blogspot.com/ Instagram @Miss.Louise.S Animation Events & More! WonderCon http://www.comic-con.org/wca Nickelodeon Artist Program https://www.nickanimationstudio.com/artist-program Illustration Academy...

Duration: 00:53:19


Ep. 038: Louise Smythe - Pixar Story Artist - Part I - The Animated Journey: Interviews with Animation Professionals

2/15/2017
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Annie-nominated Story Artist Louise Smythe shares her story today on the podcast! Growing up in Memphis, TN Louise dreamed of becoming an illustrator. While in college she discovered the magic of animation via Disney behind-the-scenes segments on DVD, and then worked to make her dream a reality. Join us as we discuss her college career and interning and working full-time at Pixar Animation Studios! Louise Smythe's Websites Website http://louise-smythe.blogspot.com/ Instagram @Miss.Louise.S...

Duration: 01:06:33


Ep. 037: Morghan Gill - 2D Artist at Kabam and More! - The Animated Journey: Interviews with Animation Professionals

1/31/2017
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In today's episode artist and animator Morghan Gill shares how her love of animation inspired her to attend Laguna College of Art Design and pursue her dreams of becoming a professional artist. She discusses what it's like working for various studios, teaching at her alma mater, tabling at conventions and her successfully funded Kickstarter campaign for her latest sketchbook, Project Pink. It's a fantastic episode you won't want to miss, and make sure to sign up for her painting workshop...

Duration: 00:51:23


Ep. 036: Mallory Carlson - Background Designer & Children's Book Illustrator - The Animated Journey: Interviews with Animation Professionals

1/18/2017
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Freelance Artist Mallory Carlson's first memory was coloring the walls of her home with a crayon, and from that first moment she knew that her destiny awaited her in the arts. In the years since Mallory has made her mark on the world as a children's book illustrator, character designer, an alumna of the Nickelodeon Artist Program, and a background designer on shows such as Pig Goat Banana Cricket. Hear her amazing story and what it takes to stay true to yourself and persevere in the world...

Duration: 01:20:38


Ep. 035: Eivind Andvig - 3D Animator for Red Thread Games - The Animated Journey: Interviews with Animation Professionals

12/15/2016
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Growing up in Norway Eivind Andvig and his friends created super 8 films, played video games, watched movies and enjoyed being kids in the 90s. His passion for storytelling led him to studying illustration in England and eventually studying in the United States to learn how to become a 3D animator. Now he works as a professional animator for independent video game studio Red Thread Games. Join us today as we discuss his amazing journey from fan to professional! And special event this week:...

Duration: 01:08:13

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