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Raul Aguirre Jr.

Southgate California

Professional Experience

January 2011- Present

Animation Instructor Gnomon School Of Visual Effects.

December 2010 – Present

Director of Pre Production Animatic for  Mijos Animated TV Pilot

Jan 2008 – Present.

  • Creator
  • Executive Producer
  • Director
  • Writer
  • Cartoonist
  • Pitchman
  • Animator

at  Studio Raul an animation boutique I own and operate.

Some of the services I provide are

  • Animation Development
  • Pre Production and  Production design
  • Commissions
  • Lectures
  • Consultations
  • Commercial Illustration
  • Web design and development

Jun 2007 – Jan 2008.

Storyboard Revision Artist. FOX Television Animation’s  Family Guy.

Sep 2006 -Apr 2007.

Storyboard Artist. Mike Young Productions

Aug 2006 – Dec 2006.

Storyboard Artist. Animotion Works, Inc.

Oct 2005 – Aug 2006.

Creator, Co Executive Producer, Writer, Director, Designer, Storyboard, Voice Director.

Nickelodeon Animation Studios  my short called Hero Heights. It can be seen at www.studioraul.com

Apr 2004 – Sep 2005.

Lead Visual Development Artist and Character Designer  Headstart Entertainment and Toon Farm Animation

Jan 2003 -Mar 2003 Storyboard Supervisor Film Roman Studios

Sep 1994 – Nov 2002. Assistant Animator/Rough Inbetweener. Walt Disney Feature Animation

  • Home On the Range: Rough Assistant Animator – Buck ,
  • Treasure Planet: Rough Assistant Animator – Long John Silver,
  • Atlantis: Clean Up Animator – Milo & Atlantean King,
  • Fantasia 2000: Clean Up Animator – Firebird Suite,
  • Tarzan: Clean Up Animator – Young Terk,
  • Hercules: Clean Up Animator -Young Hercules,
  • The Hunchback of Notre Dame: Clean Up – Phoebus
  • Pocahontas: Clean Up – Miscellaneous Characters


  • April 2009 Sketch Theater Group Exhibition at the Gnomon School Hollywood CA
  • October 2009 Night of the Sparrow Geeks in Whittier California.
  • August- December 2009 3 group shows  Casita Del Pueblo Whittier California.
  • August 2009 Edge of L.A. Comic-con  Animation FEST!
  • January 2010 Geeks Comics Animation GetDown!


Matthew Ellis Metropolis Talent

Education and Training

Jun 2002 – Oct 2000

Glendale Community College 3D Digital Animation MAYA

Jan 2002 – Sep 2002
MJ Lalo Creating Voices Studios Voice over and voice acting course.

Nov 2001 – Feb 2002

Walt Disney Feature Animation,
Improvisational acting course to help with my animation performances.

Jun 1994 – October 2002

Walt Disney Feature Animation,
Life Drawing with Steve Huston and Glen Vilppu. Gesture Drawing with Walt Stanchfield.

Oct 1999 – Aug 2002

Animation Assistant Glen Keane at Walt Disney Feature Animation,
I was the Protégé of Glen Keane On Treasure Planet giving me as of this day, the honor of being the last Artist trained by Glen in Traditional Animation.

Jun 1994 – Sep 1994

Walt Disney Feature Animation Internship

Oct 1993 – Mar 1994
Mount San Antonio College Life drawing.

Sep 1990 – Jul 1992

The Laguna College of Art and Design,
2 years of foundation studies towards a Bachelor’s in Illustration.

Nov 1988 – Sep 1994  Rowland Animation
The comprehensive hands on Rowland Animation Program run by Dave Master.

Professional Memberships:

  • Animation Guild local 839,
  • San Gabriel Valley Cartoonistas
  • The Guild of Artistic Intent


English and Spanish. Both spoken and written.


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