Nicci is an Illustrator, Character Designer and Concept Artist who's loved working in everything from Animation series for television, to ebooks for kids, comics and games. She also has a talent for memorising cartoon dialogues, conversing with animals and talking about herself in the third person.
Favourite Visual Artist
Mary Blair, Brian Froud, Nate Wragg, Peter De Seve, Lou Romano, Brittney Lee, Clio Chiang, Pascal Campion, Jen Wang, Michel Gagne, DA Artists...Too many to mention all!
300, Singing In The Rain, Inception, Tim Burton movies, Star Wars, Animation flicks, Anything by Mel Brooks...
Favourite TV Shows
Boardwalk Empire, The Mighty Boosh, Whatever's on the Food Network, The Benny Hill Show, Disney Afternoon, The Looney Toon Show, Sesame Street... I watch too much junk..
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
The Beatles, Alexandre Desplat, Regina Spektor, KISS, Foo Fighters, Kate Bush, Young the Giant, and anything Swing/Jazzy!
The Jungle Book, Anything by Roald Dhal, Alice In Wonderland, His Dark Materials, The Chronicles of Narnia, American Gods, Redwall, Cookbooks
Roald Dhal, Philip Pullman, Rudyard Kipling, Brian Jacques, C.S Lewis, Dr Suess, Neil Gaiman
LOVE GAMES! *ahem* Used to be Bejeweled, currently Fruit Ninja...
Favourite Gaming Platform
Currently the ipad, only because it's convenient.
Tools of the Trade
Pencils, Gouache, Wacom tablet/pen.
Spinning in circles and talking to animals/inanimate objects.