Andy Musser is an artist who tells stories using a range of mediums, from illustration and picture books to animation and fine art. He grew up in Oregon and now lives in Seattle where he freelances for a variety of studios as a motion graphics designer, creating animation and concept art. Andy loves writing and illustrating picture books, and is active in the children’s book community through his membership with the SCBWI.
When not in the studio, Andy can be found playing the ukulele, camping, talking to his house plants, visiting the library, and drinking coffee while swapping tall tales.
2016 Portfolio Showcase Award. SCBWI International Conference, Los Angeles, CA
2013 Illustration Portfolio Mentorship Award. SCBWI International Conference, Los Angeles, CA
2009 Vickie Ferguson Memorial Scholarship. SCBWI Rocky Mountain Chapter, Denver, CO
2009 Finalist, Multicultural Adverting Internship Program. American Association of Advertising Agencies, National.
2008 1st Place, PSA Category. Preserve Our Planet Film Contest. National Geographic Channel, National.
2007 1st Prize, Animated Film/Video, Children's Jury. Chicago International Children's Film Festival, Chicago, IL
2006 2nd Place. Free Speech Film Contest. National Coalition Against Censorship, National.