David Colman is an illustrator who has been working in the animation industry for 10 years as an Emmy winning character designer, development artist, story artist and currently works at Paramount. He has worked for many clients such as Disney Feature Animation, Disney TV, Sony Pictures Animation, Sony Imageworks, Blue Sky Studios, Jim Henson Co, Hasbro, Cartoon Network, 20th Century Fox, Fox TV Animation, Imagemovers Digital, Technicolor and many others. Beyond his work in the industry David is widely known for his animal character work and has self-published 5 books, The Art of Animal Character Design, David Colman's Doodles Volumes I, II, & III, and Animal Character Design: Grizzly Bears. His publications have led to many classes, lectures, seminars and workshops. More recently David has entered the private market taking part in both solo and group exhibitions with a very successful show in Paris in November 2010.