Mike S. Fowler
has a passion for art and animation. He is a three time award winning instructor achieved as both a college and university animation teacher. His animation abilities as a supervisor, layout artist, poser, storyboard artist, and fun pack designer are showcased in numerous shows. Credits include: Bob and Margaret, Ned's Newt, Hoze Houndz, Elliot the Moose, Little Bear, Eckhart, Maggie and the Ferocious Beast, Rainbow Fish, Anthony Ant, Franklin, Redwall, Ace Ventura, and Blazing Dragons to name a few.
Including being published political and panel cartoonist, graphic artist, and classical animation graduate from Sheridan College in Ontario, Mike has supervised various Flash web series, promotional bumpers for major television shows, and segments of an educational Flash-HTML based University learning program for U.S. and Canadian markets.
Mike has developed from concept through to production, several critically acclaimed montage/demonstration films, artists’ showcase books, and educational promotional material.
Mike’s educational background cover Graphic and Advertising Design at Conestoga College, diploma in Classical Animation from Sheridan College, Management and Human Relations at Conestoga and Sheridan College, and a Certificate in Adult Education from the University of New Brunswick.
With the release of his first successful book, Animation Background Layout: From Student to Professional, Mike adds the credit of being a published author to his list of achievements.