- About Me
I’m currently working at Laika, the stop-motion animation studio, responsible for Coraline, Paranorman, and the Boxtrolls. I had just moved to Portland OR, when I found out about Laika and it’s the first time I’ve worked in Stop-motion. I came from Live-action and theatre before that.
I have grown up loving the art from a very young age, watching Jan Svankmajer’s “Alice”. Until now I had never been apart of that form of puppetry. Building or fabricating things from found objects always fascinated me; I was always taking things apart to put together in different ways. As a Sculptor in the Puppet Department at Laika, I am fortunate to get to work along side some truly amazing artists, it really is a team effort. We all work hard to solve the ve[...]