Lauren Kerr

Lauren Kerr

Animator

  • Location: Manchester
  • Career stage: Early
  • Freelancer: Available

I am a very enthusiastic and creative individual, with the passion to learn and develop my skills within Animation. My goal is to engage with like minded artists and keep developing my artistry.

I specialise in 2D character Animation using ToonBoom Harmony, I have additional experience with FX animation and Rigging using this software.

I also have experience in the following software: After Effects, Photoshop, Premiere, Maya.

In 2012 I co-founded 'Smudge Digital' Animation Studio in Glasgow, during such time we worked on a Scottish BAFTA new talent production Marty goes to Hollywood, as well as feature documentaries and commercials.

In 2014 I organised and hosted 'the Ani Jam', Scotland's first 48 hour animation competition during Glasgow Short film festival.

 

Work History

Co-Founder - Smudge Digital

Sep 2012 - Present

Intern - Tern Digital | The Story Mechanics

Oct 2012 - Oct 2012

Education

Animation and Digital Art - BSc Hons - University of west of Scotland

2008 - 2012

Skills

  • 2D Animation
  • 2D and Computer Animation
  • 2D Animator
  • Business skills/running a business
  • Digital content skills
  • Editing
  • Entrepreneurial skills
  • Networking
  • Pitching/presenting and proposal writing
  • Specific hardware/equipment skills
  • Specific software skills

Network