Hi! My name is Maria, and I am a Danish animator, specializing in  2d animation and character design for animated entertainments and arts. I required a Bachelor of Arts in Character Animation from The Animation Workshop in 2018 and have professional experience in both feature film, short film, commercial and web episodes.

Work Experience
 

  • CLEAN UP ARTIST, Sun Creature

    2019 MAY - 2019 OCT
    ''Flee'' (dir. Jonas Poher Rasmussen)
    Assisting the team by cleaning up scenes for the animated documentary ''Flee''

     

  • 2D CHARACTER ANIMATOR, Third Ear 

    2018 AUG - 2018 NOV
    ''Worms Skat'' (dir. Claudia Bille Stræde)
    Animated, cleaned up and colored together with the animation supervisor 3 x 5 minute webisodes for the Danish award winning podcast service ''Third Ear''.

  • 2D CHARACTER ANIMATOR, Nexus Studio

    2018 APRIL - 2018 MAY
    ''#Takeonhistory - Wimbledon 2018'' (dir. Smith & Foulkes)
    Animated the intro shot for the McCann London and Wimbledon commercial, produced at Nexus Studio and provided additional background animation. 

     

  • 2D CHARACTER ANIMATOR, The Glow Animation Studio

    2017 AUG - 2017 DEC.
    ''Buñuel en el Laberinto de las Tortugas'' (dir. Salvador Simó)
    Worked closely under the supervision of the animation lead on the feature film, producing rough animation.

     

  • 2D CHARACTER ANIMATOR, Late Love Productions 

    2017 SUMMER
    ''Egg'' (dir. Martina Scarpelli)
    Assisted with rough animation for the award winning 2d short film.

     

  • PRODUCTION MANAGER & 2D CHARACTER ANIMATOR, Bachelor Film

    SEP. 2016 - JAN. 2018
    ''Vermine'' (dir. Jérémie Becquer)
    Production managed 8 students throughout preproduction and production of the award winning student short film as well as functioning as an animator. 

     

  • DRAWING TEACHER, Culture School of Viborg 

    AUG. 2015 - AUG. 2016
    Teaching kids age 7-12 how to do various character designs and explore drawing techniques. 
     

  • 2D CHARACTER ANIMATOR, Kasa Studio

    SUMMER 2016
    ''Drops'' (dir. Karsten Kjærulf Hoop)
    Provided the short film with rough animation doing in internship as well as assisted with traditional clean up on paper. 

Education & Courses


2019 APRIL

Professional  4 week long 2d Clean-up Workshop, 
Sun Creature, in association with ANIS - WeAnimate

 

2014 - 2018 
Bachelor in Character Animation,
The Animation Workshop

 

2012 - 2013 
Holbæk Folk Art School semester course

2010

Life Drawing summer course