Over three hundred animators and artists visited Kilkenny last Saturday to check out the city's newest animation studio, Lighthouse Studios and to pay a visit to the Oscar-nominated studio, Cartoon Saloon.
Hundreds of people took up the invitation and see what Kilkenny has to offer in terms of employment in the animation industry and also
The Kilkenny Animation Studios Open Day was a resounding success and it is hoped that as a result of the venture many artists,
Due to the huge
Head of Studio Operations at Cartoon Saloon, Catherine Roycroft explained that it was a ‘huge Team Kilkenny' effort.
“There's a huge 'Team Kilkenny' working on it and it is important to
In February Cartoon Saloon and Mercury Filmworks announced the creation of a new animation studio, Lighthouse Studios.
One hundred new jobs are to be created over the coming months and a further forty jobs to follow.