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Where we celebrate women and non-binary folk working in animation, and explore representation behind the scenes and on the screen.

I&PF-134, Michelle Rincon Eloren, Storyboard Artist (part 2)

July 22, 2021

Welcome to the Ink and Paint Folk podcast- a look at animation through the women and non-binary folk who make it!

Hosted by Cassie Soliday

Today's guest is Storyboard Artist, Michelle Rincon Eloren!


Michelle got her start as a production assistant on "Let’s Go Luna"! But it this isn’t your usual PA gig because she also did storyboard revision work. That’s right, it was a hybrid position- both artistic and production oriented! She’s also a charter member of LatinX in Animation (LXiA) which represents a diverse group within the Animation, VFX, and Gaming industries dedicated to uniting a talented pool of innovators with a heart to create exceptional stories across multiple platforms.

In this interview, She shares how she finally broke into animation after years of trying, what it was like working in production and storyboard, how she got promoted, and so much more.


Find Michelle online:





This podcast is produced in partnership with Women in Animation

"Today, women hold only 20% of the creative roles in animation. WIA wants to make it 50/50 by 2025!"

Please also check out other great organizations promoting diversity in the industry: Black n’ Animated, Rise Up Animation, LatinX in Animation, Asian Queens in Animation. and Diverse Toons.


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Twitter: @InkandPaintFolk - Instagram: @inkandpaintfolk


*Note: With the name change, the transitioning of the title may be inconsistent across the web for a bit. Thanks for your patience!