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November 12, 2016 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm


Join us in creating your own animation content with hands-on activities and demos from Emmy-winning studio's top artists. Learn what it takes to make an animated television show! Enjoy a lively conversation with industry professionals about the ins and outs of television animation.

There will be exciting experiences to engage everyone - all ages welcome!

Food, drinks and fun giveaways!

Saturday, November 12, 2016
12:00 - 3:00 PM Animation Activities
3:00 - 4:00 PM Panel - Wolf Theatre


  • Kelli Bixler — Founder, Bix Pix Entertainment and Exec. Prod of Tumble Leaf for Amazon Prime
  • Loren Bouchard — Executive Producer, Emmy winner for Bob's Burgers
  • Ian Jones-Quartey — Supervising Director, Cartoon Network's Steven Universe and Adventure Time
  • Ellen Jin Over — Emmy-winning Art Director at DreamWorks, previously art director on Disney's Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure
  • Bill Flores — Art Director, background designer, Cartoon Network's Chowder and Uncle Grandpa, Disney's Gravity Falls and Cat/Dog and Fox's King of the Hill
  • Chris Battle — Daytime Emmy-nominated Character designer (Power Puff Girls, Teen Titans Go!, Dexter's Laboratory)
  • Kaz Aizawa — Emmy-winning background painter for Disney and many other television animation studios — Fairly Odd Parents, Penn Zero, The Penguins of Madagascar
  • Teale Wang — Color Stylist at Nickelodeon, SpongeBob SquarePants, Sanjay and Craig, Hey Arnold, Cat/Dog


  • Tom Kenny, SpongeBob SquarePants

To register for this event:

Seating is subject to availability; first come, first served. Admittance is not guaranteed.


November 12, 2016 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm


Wolf Theatre
at Saban Media Center
Television Academy
5210 Lankershim Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91601
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Complimentary parking in the structure adjacent to the Saban Media Center

Produced By

This event is presented and hosted
by the Television Academy.