Angie Taylor is an expert trainer and a professional motion graphic designer with over 25 years experience in the film and TV industry.
She has published several books and articles on animation and motion graphic design.
Motion Graphic designer
Angie spends most of her time working as an animator, illustrator and motion graphic designer.
She studied sculpture and drawing at Edinburgh College of Art and since then has enjoyed over twenty-five years in the TV & film industry.
She began her career producing props for close up photography and film. Now she spends her days creating animation, illustration and motion graphics. Her previous clients include BBC, Channel 4, Adobe, Apple as well as countless independent production companies.
Expert trainer & product specialist
Angie is a product specialist for Adobe. She regularly tours the world delivering software demonstrations and seminars on digital film-making and animation processes at international trade shows and conferences like After Effects World, NAB, IBC, Flash on the Beach and Macworld. She also contributes video tutorials to Adobe TV.
Dedicated to learning & teaching
Angie has provided bespoke training and consultancy for numerous companies and individuals over the years. She limits training to a few days per month so that she can continue her work as a freelance motion graphic designer. This means she is always picking up new tips and tricks for the most efficient workflows.
Angie is a visiting lecturer on the Digital Media Arts MA course at Brighton Art College
Angie’s training clients include; BBC; Channel 4; Channel 5; Carlton; HTV; B Sky B; MTV, Cartoon Network, ITV, BBH, Skype, Bloomberg, Barton Willmore, Adobe, Modern Toss, Axxa PPP, European Parlaiment.
You can see Angie talk about her work here in this candid interview with John Dickinson from Motionworks.
Examples of Angie’s work
Framingham – Belle Mellor
After Effects animation on this animated film by illustrator Belle Mellor
Hibernation – John Williams
Angie worked with UK-based design house, D-Fuse on the ground breaking DVD album, Guero, by musician, Beck. Angie collaborated with D-Fuse on a series of animations.
Animation for UK invention company, Triple Tread