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I studied Animation at Farnham, and, more recently, I have been awarded an MA in Professional Writing at Falmouth University.
I set up Honeycomb Animation with Sara Bor and have been involved in children’s television since the mid eighties.
As a writer, I have co written and created several shows including Milkshake’s Funky Valley. As a director and producer, I have been responsible for several half hour specials and over twenty animated series including multi award winning Grizzly Tales for Gruesome Kids and Wolves Witches and Giants.
I am currently writing my first children’s novel.
Report - Page to Screen: Making the Jump, and Back Again
Greg Childs introduced a special guest, illustrator and writer, Nick Butterworth, to talk on the process of translating published work to screen… and back to print again. Takeaways It’s about characters and the relationships between them. Voice actors are vital - his included Joanna Page (Gavin and Stacey) as a…
Report - Rebels and Empires: The Future of British Comics
With a panel that represented some of the best of British comics from the past 80 years, moderator, Rich Johnston (from the comic review website, Bleeding Cool), asked, what is the future for British comics? Takeaways The traditional news-stand is a challenging environment for British comics up against licensed product.…