Ms Jane Shadbolt
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School of Design Communication and IT
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Jane Shadbolt is a designer and animator. She is the director of the short stop motion animation The Cartographer, winner of two awards at the Australian Production Designer Guild Awards, which has screened at numerous international festivals. She has worked as a freelancer on feature and short films. She joined the Design department at the University of Newcastle in 2008.
- Master of Animation, University of Technology Sydney, 2008
- Bachelor of Arts (Film and Television), Australian Film, Television & Radio School, 1998
- Bachelor of Arts (Visual Communications), University of Technology Sydney, 1994
- Special Effects
- Stop motion animation
My research investigates the relationship between stop motion animation and special effects in live action cinema. It looks at ideas of illusion and the visual representation of the impossible through theory and practice.
Fields of Research
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|190599||Visual Arts And Crafts Not Elsewhere Classified||20|
Body relevant to professional practice.
- Member - Australian Production Designers Guild
The Encore/APGD Award for Design on a Short Film
Australian Production Designers Guild (Australia)
An annual award from the national accreditation body for Australian Production Designers
Film Festival Screenings
Film Festival Selections ( )
- Experimental design
- Graphic design
- Image making
- Motion graphics
My teaching covers image making, graphic design and motion graphics.