Founder – Weavers Way Creative
I’m Ed Bell, a San Francisco based motionographer who creates animated content for internet, Networks, commercials and Movies. Trained at Cal Arts, worked in Layout, animation, story and visual development for all the big players in the game including Disney Features, Lucas Arts, Laika, Colossal Pictures, MTV, Warner Brothers Animation, Klasky Csupo, Nick Features, Paramount and HBO.
My services include: Character Designer, Traditional Layout, Concept Artist, Story-sketches, 2d Animation, Studio Pitches (Big & Small), Voice Direction, Artist Training, TV Series Direction.
Stop-Motion – Digital 2d – CG – Vinyl Toys – Animated Series Pipeline —
Feature Film Development: Ferngully; The Last Rainforest, Be-Be’s Kids, Legend Of Soul, King Tut, and most recently, Disney’s Snow Queen, later renamed as “Frozen”.
I’ve directed a bunch of commercials for amazing clients around the world. I have supervised TV production in Korea and Thailand with studios like Rough Draft. Our spots have all won awards and acclaim.
In voice direction I’ve directed hundreds of voice sessions for TV Programs and National Commercial campaigns.
I teach classes at the Academy Of Art University in SF, and mentor animators across the bay area.
Contact 415 290-8031