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Featured Sundays January 15th (Ekaterina Vakulenko)

Ekaterina Vakulenko This weeks winner is Ekaterina Vakulenko, a talented illustration student and aspiring animator from Russia. Congratulations! “Having only discovered animation’s full potential during my second year of studies at BA Illustration, I have been using every opportunity to try int out. My approach to learning animation is very intuitive, it relies on trial…

"The big dive of Mister Jackrabbit"

Featured Sundays January 8th (Valentine Cuny-Le Callet)

Valentine Cuny-Le Callet The third winner of featured sundays contest for artists on Animataurus is Valentine Cuny-Le Callet, and amazing young illustrator. Here is some of her work and a brief introduction she wrote herself. http://wayofdreams.tumblr.com “I’m 20 years old, in third year in the school ENSAD in Paris. I’ve always known I wanted to work…

Animation Festivals – January and February Submission Deadlines

Animation Festivals with upcoming deadline dates (January and February)   Cardiff Independent Film Festival (May 5th – May 7th 2017) Wales Deadline: January 13th Categories: Feature, Short, Student Short, Welsh Short, Animated Short Admission Fee: £ 15-40 Visit Website Anifilm International Festival of Animated Films (May 2nd – May 7th 2017) Czech Republic Deadline: January…

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Featured Sundays January 1st (Sabina Kipa)

Sabina Kipa The winner of the second week of Featured Sundays on Animataurus is a talented illustrator and animator Sabina Kipa. She has been in love with animation since she was 11. She says that her biggest inspirations are nature and animals, and that she tries to create the magic that captivated her when she was a child in her animations. Congratulations…

Toshitaka Youno Animataurus Featured Sundays

Featured Sundays December 25th (Toshitaka Youno)

Toshitaka Youno First Featured Sundays contest on Animataurus has it’s winner. It’s Toshitaka Youno, a Japanese musician, singer and songwriter, who’d recently decided to create animations for his music videos. The videos are amazingly engaging, and they remind me of Monty Python’s animations (and you couldn’t get a much bigger compliment from me). The fact that all the…