Jessica kate leslau
I am an animator/illustrator. I am passionate about drawing and traditional animation. I focus on character animation and would love to work in film and TV.
3rd March 2014 – 2nd May 2014 Nexus Productions London, UK
· Animator on Samsung Galaxy Gear advert, directed by Malika Favre and Fx Goby.
· Animator on Dorset Cereals advert, directed by Conor Finnegan.
· Also animated on two game app animatics. (‘Jazz Duck’ and ‘Casumo’)
11th March 2013 – 28th February 2014 Tandem Films London, UK
· I worked as a Story Artist on a CG pre-school TV series; ‘Bing Bunny’. I was promoted from Junior to Senior Story Artist in November 2013.
1st July – 26th October 2012 Lupus Films London, UK
· I was hired as a Rendering Department Assistant, specifically as a ‘matte artist’ on The Snowman and the Snowdog. I also rendered characters for two shots of the film.
20 June - 27 July 2011 (+ 2 extra days) Hibbert Ralph Animation Ltd London, UK
· I completed a 30 second piece of animation for an advert pitch over a 5 week period. I went back for two days in August, after the pitch was completed, to do some of my own work at the studios.
14 - 25 June 2010 The Moving Picture Company London, UK
Shadowed Production Assistant for first week on Harry Potter 7 post-production work. Second week; I was able to visit every department in MPC. Visited LightParade Production Company for one day. Was asked back to MPC to the Art Department for a day.
2009 - 2012 University of Wales, Newport Newport, Wales
BA (Hons) Animation - Graduate
Received a 2:1