Podcast EP 227: How Keika Lee Began Greyscale Animation and Produced ‘Odd Canine’

Take a look at Terry Ibele’s Animation Industry Podcast, that includes a brand new podcast each week specializing in the tales of at this time’s animation professionals – how they bought to the place they’re and what they realized alongside the way in which. Now house to 227 episodes, the podcasts cowl all areas of the trade, together with storyboarding, writing, animating, directing, visible growth, and sport design. Visitors have included returning visitor Aaron Augenblick; the infamous JJ Villard; Spike & Mike’s Spike Decker; Disney Director John Musker; Sony Lead Animator Humberto Rosa; Frederator’s Fred Seibert; Tumble Leaf’s Scarlet Nelson; and lots of others from main animation studios all around the world.

Podcast EP 227: How Keika Lee Founded Greyscale Animation and Produced Odd Dog

This episode options Greyscale Animation founder Keika Lee – identified for the viral brief Odd Canine and upcoming Oren’s Method. On this chat, Lee shares how she went from the manufacturing facet, at studios like Digital Arts and DreamWorks to founding her personal animation studio, funding her personal movies, and constructing her personal animation groups.

Tune in to Ibele and Lee to listen to:

  • Why Odd Canine went viral on YouTube.
  • Lee’s secret to a profitable Kickstarter marketing campaign.
  • How Lee related with animators to rent for short-term tasks.

Ibele has begun to publish the interviews as movies as nicely – yow will discover earlier interviews here!

  • Go to Greyscale Animation’s website
  • Observe Greyscale Animation on Instagram
  • Observe Greyscale Animation on Twitter

Ibele, himself a stop-motion animator (see AWN’s Contemporary Takes piece on his whimsical brief, The Foolish Duck Wizard), deftly digs into all method of matters, encouraging interviewees to share insights and opinions on a variety of matters like pitching exhibits, advertising and marketing your work on-line, key abilities studios search for once they carry on expertise in storyboarding, vizdev, character design, and animation.

In 2018, Ibele, who lives in Toronto, determined to give up his profession as a Marketer and pursue his love for animation. Since then, he’s grow to be well-known for his viral animation productions, which embrace the beforehand talked about Foolish Duck Wizard, which is how A.W.N. first got here to know him and his work.

Be taught extra about Ibele’s work and podcast by visiting terryibele.com. You will discover all The Animation Podcast episodes on his Soundcloud web site: https://soundcloud.com/animation-podcast.

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Debbie Diamond Sarto is information editor at Animation World Community.