First, storyboard artist, Sharon Bridgeman, was chastised by nuns. Then she was laughed at by a guidance counsellor. She wanted to help her mom out with bills, but her mom didn't want Sharon doing a regular job. Instead, Sharon went to animation school and wound up working on Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, which launched her into a film and TV career spanning 30+ years. In this interview, Sharon talks to Bobby about her storytelling techniques, the dangers of getting typecast, and a warm story involving her mom and rollerskating in the hallway.
Meet Your Heroes
Schoolism interviews your artistic heroes, finding out where and how they came to learn their artistic techniques, and how they got to where they are in the entertainment, art, and illustration industries.