Animation Podcast #90 – The Amanda MacFarlane Interview
Meet the woman behind “The Animated Life” on Instagram (@theanimatedlife), Amanda MacFarlane! See how she started drawing without any formal training, and just a book of Norman Rockwell paintings, to go on and amass 200,000 followers on Instagram and a professional portfolio – all while being a stay-at-home mom of 3! This is one amazing story!
The Bancroft Brothers Animation Podcast is presented by TaughtByAPro.com & sponsored by Stuart Ng Books & SketchWallet
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