Head of Character Animation, L'Atelier Animation
Ted Ty has over 27 years of experience at the feature animation level. He has animated on 20 feature films, and is presently Head of Character Animation at L' Atelier Animation in Montreal. They created their first feature length film "Ballerina"in 2015 and are currently entering production of their next feature, "Fireheart".
His CG credits include "How to Train your Dragon 2 ", "Rise of the Guardians", "Kung Fu Panda" and "Puss n Boots" among others. Before arriving at DreamWorks, he spent over 10 years at Walt Disney Feature Animation Florida crafting traditional animation and worked on films such as "Mulan", "The Lion King", "John Henry" and "Lilo and Stitch" where he served as a Lead Animator.
He is a graduate of the CalArts Character Animation program where he was also the senior animation instructor for 5 consecutive years. He has taught masterclasses at places such as CalArts, CTNX Expo, DreamWorks Animation, SCAD, Pixel Quebec, NAD Center, University of Granada, RIOT Games, Effects Mtl, iAnimate.net, and is also a Master Teacher and National Panelist at YoungArts Foundation.