Marta Tesoro is an illustrator and 2D animator lives with her partner and cat in country Victoria. She has been working on commercials and childrens animated TV Series, corporate animations, pilots and games since 2003 . She was the Animation Supervisor for Shopkins Wild in 2018 (can be found on Netflix), Animation Team lead for a Disney animated series "Space Chickens" in 2019 and Assistant Animation Director for "Monster Beach" in 2020. Both Space Chickens and Monster Beach can be viewed on STAN. Working as the illustrator, she has 2 books published by HTAV (History Teachers Association Victoria) and 4 storybooks and a number of e-books for Blake Publishing. Marta enjoys working traditionally as well as digitally and normally combines the two where she traditionally inks then scan and colours in Photoshop. She works with acrylic, watercolors, copic markers,inks and color pencils, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Animate and Toon Boom.
Outside of work, she enjoys entering exhibitions and updating her Redbubble shop and tends to draw a lot of animals and figures. She loves to work with cute,whimsical,fantasy and gothic themes and using bright and fun colours but also enjoys working in black and white.