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The Role of an Animator: Animation Production & Marketing with Oliver Banks

Oliver Banks is the owner of Art Monkey a 2D and motion animation production company. That means we have what it takes to make your cartoons from start to finish. We accommodate projects at our studio in Houston Tx. Art Monkey Animation believes that great stories inspire great possibilities. Striving for the best storytelling imaginable, We rewrite the rules of what’s been done by encouraging our team and fans alike to imagine something different. Art Monkey founder Oliver Banks started off touring Comic Cons with his art but always wanted to work in the animation industry so he opened the company and named it Art Monkey.

In this episode we discuss:

  • Taking the steps to turn your hobby into a full-time business.
  • How Oliver leveraged his skills from illustrator to animator?
  • The difference between an illustrator and an animator.
  • How can marketers benefit from animation videos?

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