Introduction to Storyboarding

New Course!  Introduction to Storyboarding!  Coming Soon!


Instructor:  Shane Sowell

Shane K. Sowell began his love of drawing at a young age.  He received his BFA from  Columbus College of Art and Design in Columbus, OH studying animation and illustration.  He then went on to UCLA’s Theater Film and Television school and received an MFA in animation.  Upon graduating he began working on King of the Hill and The Simpsons.  He has worked in many different areas during his animation career including color stylist, character designer, story board artist, story board revisionist, and character layout.

In addition to working on the The Simpsons TV series as character layout artist for 13 years, Shane has also illustrated books and comic strips.