A New Jersey native, I received a BFA in Film and Television at New York University, and many years of instruction in drawing the human figure at the Art Students' League of New York. Excepting a brief sojourn in a Benedictine monastery, my life has been occupied with studying and working in animation. My mentors were John Canemaker and the late Tissa David. Among my favorite things are watercolor, crochet, afternoon tea, musical theatre, puppetry, figure-drawing, and vegetarian cooking.
(graphite and watercolor on paper)


Sequence of frames from FaerieFilm

Sequence of frames from "FaerieFilm" (1993)

Storyboard for "Winter's Gift" episode of "Sofia the First"

Storyboard for "Winter's Gift" episode of Sofia the First
drawn in Storyboard Pro/Toonboom, under the direction of Jamie Mitchell
(Copyright the Walt Disney Company)