Cartoon Network Creative Arts Emmys 2018 Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation Winners
On Tuesday (28th August), The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS) released their juried winners list for the “Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation” category, two of the six awards were awarded to production staff members from two of Cartoon Network’s shows. Lindsay Small-Butera won an award for her character animation work on the Adventure Time episode – Ketchup and Patrick Bryson won an award for his background painting work in the Steven Universe – Jungle Moon, both episodes are exceptional in terms of art and design.
Congratulations to Lindsay and Patrick for their amazing artwork! The juried awards (along with the awards for the other categories) will be presented at the 2018 Creative Arts Awards ceremonies at the at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Saturday 8th September and Sunday 9th September.
In addition to Cartoon Network’s awards in the “Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation” category, sister brand in the WarnerMedia group – HBO (Home Box Office) has also won an award for “The Number On Great-Grandpa’s Arm”, the short animated documentary’s production designer – Jeff Scher has been given the award. The Number On Great-Grandpa’s Arm is intended to be a gentle introduction to the Holocaust that’s suitable for children, featuring a conversation between a young boy and his 90-year-old great-grandfather who survived one of the most horrific events of the 20th Century.
In addition to these individual achievement awards, Cartoon Network and Adult Swim have completely dominated the “Outstanding Short Form Animated Program” category with nominations for Cartoon Network Studios’ Adventure Time, Steven Universe and We Bare Bears, Warner Bros. Animation’s Teen Titans Go! (produced for Cartoon Network) and Stoopid Buddy Stoodios’ Robot Chicken (produced for Adult Swim). This means its 100% certain that the award will go to a show that’s produced for Cartoon Network or its adult programming block – Adult Swim.
Adult Swim’s Rick and Morty has been nominated in the “Outstanding Animated Program Category” and also in the “Outstanding Creative Achievement In Interactive Media Within A Scripted
More information about Cartoon Network’s and Adult Swim’s Creative Arts Emmys 2018 nominations on the link below: