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animation art director

Karen Anne Keller, American animation art director. Member American Film Institute, ASIFA, Motion Picture Screen Cartoonists, Women in Animation.

Background

Keller, Karen Anne was born on September 4, 1953 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Daughter of Gerald Carl and Elvira Louise (Guadagnino) Sandman.

Education

Bachelor in Graphic Design cum laude, University of California at Los Angeles, 1975.

Career

With paint department, Walt Disney Prodns., Burbank, California, 1976-1979;with layout department, Walt Disney Prodns., Burbank, California, 1979-1989;key layout artist, Walt Disney Prodns., Burbank, California, since 1989;art director, Bob Rogers & Company, Burbank, 1989.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Artist films Mickey's Christmas Carol, 1981, The Black Cauldron, 1984, Great Mouse Detective, 1986, Oliver & Company, 1988, Tummy Trouble, 1989, Rescuers Down Under, 1990, Aladdin, 1992, Lion King, 1994, Pocohantas, 1995, Hercules, 1997. Production designer video Pangalactic Pizza Show, 1988, art director film Flower Planet, 1990 (Cine Gold Eagle award 1990).

Membership

Member American Film Institute, ASIFA, Motion Picture Screen Cartoonists, Women in Animation.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: water color painting.

Connections

Married John Richard Keller, December 15, 1973. 1 child, Madeline.

father:
Gerald Carl Sandman

mother:
Elvira Louise (Guadagnino) Sandman

spouse:
John Richard Keller

child:
Madeline Keller