Áine Mc Guinness is an animator and illustrator from a small village on the East coast of Ireland. Since graduating from the National Film School of Ireland she has animated on various projects for Nickelodeon, the Cartoon Network, the BBC and Disney, among others. She has also worked on various short films and has illustrated a number of children's books. Her personal illustration combines digital and watercolour painting and is often inspired by nature and childhood memories. Áine is currently working with the Cartoon Saloon and based in Kilkenny, Ireland.