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Talessa is a Illustrator, Independent artist, storyteller and cartoonist. Illustrated children's books by the Acerola Publishing in 2013. Participated in the collection "Visions of war" by the IHQ publisher 2016; "Vertigo - Beyond the Threshold", Guia das Quadrinhos, 2018; "Gibi de Menininha", Zarabatana Publishing House, 2018.
Author of independent publications such as Memories, Minski, Olho Verde, as well as an author of children's books and an independent animation producer. Release her first independent short animation "Yayá" in the  Week of Art and Culture USP 2011 That is part of the collection at Casa de Dona Yayá (CPC USP). Contemplated project "Sobre Trilhos" by PROAC edital 2018.

She participated in several events such as, 22 ° Fest Comix 2015 , Banca de Quadrinistas do Itaú Cultural 2016 - 2017 - 2018, Ugra Fest 2017,  HorroCon 2017. Mumia - Mostra Udigrudi de animação 2017 and Festival Guia dos Quadrinhos (2017-2018-2019); Ressaca Friends (2017); Anime Friends (2018 Comic Con Expierence 2018.   

 

Education: 

 

  • Technique in Graphic Design by ABRA - Academia Brasileira de Artes (Brazilian Academy of Arts) - (2007 - 2013)

  • 2D Cinematographic Animation by Art Academia (2008 - 2011)

  • Bachelar in Visual Arts from the Centro Universitário Belas Artes de São Paulo, Brazil (2012 - 2016)

  • Professional Training in Storytelling by Cruz Vermelha Brasileira (Brazilian Red Cross) – Filial São Paulo – (2014)

  • Postgraduate degree in traditional and digital 2D Animation at Melies College of Technology - (2017 - 2018)

 

Skills

Artistic Skills

Trained in a variety of traditional mediums: acrylic, watercolor, Ink, digital, etc. 

Software Skills

PC and Macintosh platforms;

Adobe Photoshop;

Adobe Illustrator;

Adobe After Effects;

Adobe Indesign

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Languages

Portuguese (native) and English.