Mary Sheridan was born and raised in Dublin, Ireland and now lives and works in Los Angeles, California. She trained as a fine artist and graduated with a bachelors degree in painting, illustration and photography from the College of Marketing and Design, Dublin Ireland. With over 15 years of experience as an animation professional working in the film, tv and animation entertainment industry, she has worked for studios such as Dreamworks Animation, Warner Bros Feature Animation, Walt Disney Studios, Don Bluth Films and Steven Spielbergs Amblimation and has credits as an artist for multiple major motion pictures and TV shows. She started her career working as a digital retoucher for Image Workshop in London, England creating and editing high end image content for magazines, advertising agencies and brochures for automobile manufacturing. From there she moved into the animation industry as an effects animator both traditional and digital, using Toom Boom Harmony software. With a current career focus in concept art and matte painting she is a recent graduate of the Computer Graphics Master Academy CGMA, Los Angeles and LAAFA North Hollywood with certificates in Matte Painting, Advanced Environment Design and Concept Art; Digital Painting and the Art of Colour and Light. Software skills include AdobePhotoshop CC 2019, MODO 3D Foundry software , Toon Boom Harmony 16 . Her personal artworks and illustrations have been published and shown extensively throughout Europe and America www.marysheridanfineart.weebly.com. Please visit www.maryjsheridananimation.com to view animation reel. Most current resume available below, thank you for visiting.