Jason Taylor is an accomplished professional animator with more than 18 years of experience in creating film-quality character animation for commercials, feature films, short films, game cinematics, and VR. He previously worked for Blue Sky Studios, Reel FX, and Blur Studio. Some of Jason's credits include Blue Sky's "Horton Hears A Who" and "Ice Age 3", Sony Picture's "Open Season 2," "Open Season 3," and "Rock Dog." While at Blur, Jason animated on several Walt Disney projects, as well as the Academy Award-nominated short film, "Gopher Broke." He also served as an animation supervisor on Blur Studio's "A Gentleman's Duel."
In 2009, Jason formed Little Zoo Studio, LLC and currently serves as animation director. Since then, Little Zoo has become a vibrant studio with a tight-knit and passionate crew of talented animators.
As an advocate for quality education in the field of animation, Jason conducts animation workshops and for the past 10 years, he has been a senior-level educator at AnimationMentor.com. He earned his BFA at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia.