Jennifer Ely


Jenn Ely is an illustrator based in Portland, OR.  She works mostly within the animation industry as a freelance visual development artist, where she has designed environments, colors, and characters for projects such as Laika's stop motion feature film The Boxtrolls, Dreamworks TV's The Adventures of Puss In Boots, and Google's recent Spotlight Story, On Ice.  She has just started working in kids lit, creating art for over 20 titles for the Amazon Rapids' story app, as well as recently completing a non fiction picture book for Scholastic.

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Laika, Dreamworks, Shadow Machine, House Special, Bent Image Lab, Google, Amazon