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 as a picture bookmaker and motion graphics designer.
When not in the studio, Andy can be found playing the ukulele, talking to his house plants, visiting the library, and rock climbing. Andy also volunteers at the Bureau of Fearless Ideas, where he helps kids write and illustrate their own picture books.
2019 2nd Place, Portfolio Award. SCBWI Western Washington Conference, Seattle, WA
2018 Honorable Mention. 3x3 Magazine, Illustration Annual No. 15 Picture Book Show
2017 Portfolio Honor Award. SCBWI International Conference, Los Angeles, CA
2016 Portfolio Honor 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.