Atalie Nicole Gauss is an illustrator and character designer for television animated series work. She is a graduate of Capilano University’s animation program and was instantly hired by Atomic cartoons in 1999 to start production on the television series, “Milos Bug Quest”. During her 13 years in the animation industry, Nicole has worked as a clean up artist for the Dream Works feature “Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas”, and her television series work on popular titles such as “The Zeta Project”, “Brace Face”, “Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer & the Island of Misfit Toys”, “Timber Wolf” and “Atomic Betty”. Nicole’s most recent work has been for Hasbro as character designing for “Littlest Pet Shop” and “My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic” TV series. She currently resides in Saskatchewan with her husband and two sons working as a freelance artist.
Assassin’s Creed and pretty much everything medieval in the realm of books and videogames gets Nicole’s geek on.
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