||Before coming to UCLA, Doug Ward worked as a Character Layout artist and Animation Timer for Fox’s “King of the Hill.” He also spent six years in the interactive industry as an animator, director, writer, and eventually producer. He created, designed, co-wrote, directed and animated the compact disc interactive game “The Wacky World of Miniature Golf” for Phillips Electronics. He has won numerous awards for his independent animated films, and is currently in production on another project. In the summer, he teaches a weeklong traditional animation camp to high school age students here at UCLA through US Performing Arts. During the academic year Doug’s courses are Layout for Animation, and Intro to Animation. Doug oversees and is the lead instructor for the Animation section of the UCLA Film & Television Summer Institute.
Link to Doug’s Website