Diane Shaher

Diane Shaher

Diane is a graduate of Sheridan's Bachelor of Animation program and is located in Vancouver B.C. She is currently in the process of moving away from TV animation and into the motion graphics realm for creative ads/marketing studios. She is constantly working on honing her skills and growing as an animator. She loves being apart of projects that are not only beautiful but empowering.


Besides animation, she is super passionate about her hobbies including skateboarding, snowboarding, and tennis.

Experience




Cel Animator

BUCK

LA, USA – March 2021

Worked as a cel animator/clean up artist on "Simon's Cat – Story Time" commercial for Apple Arcade.


Cel Animator

Linetest

Vancouver, Canada – January 2021 – March 2021

Worked as a cel animator on a commercial project for a major pharmaceutical company based in NYC.


Animator

WildBrain LTD (Formerly DHX Media)

Vancouver, Canada – June 2020 – January 2021

Working as an animator on Netflix's remake of "Johnny Test".


Animator and Retakes Animator

Yeti Farm Creative

Kelowna, Canada – November 2018 – February 2020

Worked both as an animator and retakes animator on Disney Channel's "Hotel Transylvania" TV series. In addition she provided retakes assistance on Amazon's "Pete The Cat".


Posing/Layout Artist

DHX Media

Vancouver, Canada – October 2017 – September 2018

Key posing on Netflix’s “Carmen Sandiego”.


Junior Animator

Titmouse Inc.

Vancouver, Canada – June 2017 – October 2017

Animated on Amazon’s “Little Big Awesome”.


Intern

Titmouse Inc.

Hollywood, California – May 2016 – August 2016

During her internship at Titmouse she worked on a few projects, including Fox’s Son of Zorn, Cartoon Network’s Uncle Grandpa, and a Titmouse side project. She did various things from helping the production manager and assistant with daily tasks on Son of Zorn, to colouring on Uncle Grandpa and animating on the side project Blue Hilda.







Education

Bachelors of Animation

Sheridan College

Oakville, Ontario – 2013 – 2017


Visual and Creative Arts Diploma

Sheridan College

Oakville, Ontario – 2011 – 2013




2021

Official Selection, We Are Playgrounds – BLEND Film Festival

2018

Official Selection, Cinema At The Edge Film Festival



2018

Friday Artist Feature, Canadian Animation Resources

Friday Fun Feature!



2018

Official Selection, Ladies Animated Short Screening



2018

Official Selection, ANNY: Animation Nights New York Film Festival



2017

Official Selection, Grindfest 3: A Skateboarding and BMX Film Festival



2017

Official Selection, Toronto New Wave Film Festival



2017

Excellence in 2D Animation, DHX Media

The Excellence in 2D Animation Award was awarded at the end of Sheridan college’s Industry day, after viewing all the graduate's thesis films.