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Concept art for animated inserts into a live action film.

Lynda Ward
illustration of An illustration for a Russian Folktales song book for children.
Commissioned by Lea and Leon. Created in TV Paint.
Children, falling down hole, flies, horse, cart, folktales, nut tree, dust road
illustration of Design for an animated tv series of children's nursery rhymes. Vector Illustration created in Adobe Illustrator. 
Commissioned by Monarchy TV.
Airing on Showmax
House, garden, cactus, desert, dust, dust clouds
illustration of An illustration for a children's book I wrote concerning albinism. Created in TV Paint. Personal project.
Girl, puppy, park, trees, albino, windy
illustration of A background illustration for the TV series
illustration of Background and character design for Nelson Mandela's Favourite Folk Tales TV series. Created in TV Paint.
Hut, African, fire, old woman, traditional, calabashes, clay pots, grass mats, moonlight
illustration of Concept sketch for an educational TV series.
Cellar, books, junk, treasure, rocking horse, spider webs, child, mystery, magic
illustration of A personal project. Created in TV Paint.

Woman, face, shadow, mysterious, thinking, secret
illustration of One of a series of face illustrations based on spontaneous freehand shapes. Personal project. Created in TV Paint and Illustrator.

Face, woman, lips, short hair, profile
illustration of One of a series of face illustrations based on spontaneous freehand shapes. Personal project. Created in TV Paint and Illustrator.
Woman, lips, eyelashes, profile, face, pointy nose
illustration of One of a series of face illustrations based on spontaneous freehand shapes. Personal project. Created in TV Paint and Illustrator.
Face, woman, sea, swimming, floating, purple lips, eyes closed, beach, starfish, water
illustration of A concept character sketch for a movie. Created in TV Paint. Commissioned by Refinery Post Production.
Fairy, green eyes, tendrils, sparkles, pretty, sulky
illustration of Personal project.
Lady, face, staring, looking, short hair, woman, red dress
illustration of Personal project just for fun. Created in TV Paint.
Vampire, vampress, fangs, cloak, whirl, horror, halloween, crazy eyes
illustration of Design for an animated tv series of children's nursery rhymes. Vector Illustration created in Adobe Illustrator. 
Commissioned by Monarchy TV.
Airing on Showmax.
Tree, night, rain, storm, magical, tree house, puddles, roots
illustration of Design for an animated tv series of children's nursery rhymes. Vector Illustration created in Adobe Illustrator. 
Commissioned by Monarchy TV.
Airing on Showmax.
Granny, old lady, dancing, cat, marimbas, family, Spanish
illustration of Design for an animated tv series of children's nursery rhymes. Vector Illustration created in Adobe Illustrator. 
Commissioned by Monarchy TV.
Airing on Showmax.
Naughty Granny, bloomers, laundry, washing, bubbles, upside down, rafters, Spanish
illustration of Design for an animated tv series of children's nursery rhymes. Vector Illustration created in Adobe Illustrator. 
Commissioned by Monarchy TV.
Airing on Showmax.
Baking, cakes, fairies, elves, deserts
illustration of Design for an animated tv series of children's nursery rhymes. Vector Illustration created in Adobe Illustrator. 
Commissioned by Monarchy TV.
Airing on Showmax.
Baking, flour, rolling pin, dough, measuring spoons
illustration of A concept sketch for game development. Commissioned by Refinery Post Production.
Spiders, spider webs, trees, woods
illustration of Design for an animated tv series of children's nursery rhymes. Vector Illustration created in Adobe Illustrator. 
Commissioned by Monarchy TV.
Airing on Showmax.
Ducklings, art, painting, drawing, crayons, storm, playroom, cutting out, glue, childrens'
illustration of An illustration for Viva Grade 3 English reader. Created in TV Paint. Comissioned by Vivlia publishers.

Hyenas, laughing hyenas, giggling, wildlife, rolling. pointing
illustration of Design for an animated tv series of children's nursery rhymes. Vector Illustration created in Adobe Illustrator. 
Commissioned by Monarchy TV.
Airing on Showmax.
Ducks, ducklings, baking, cooking, pancakes, frying pan, kitchen, cracking egg
illustration of Concept sketch for a web series. Created in TV paint.
Fox, jackal, animal, african bush, landscape
illustration of Detail from an illustration for English for The Real World Grade 1 Reader 1. Created in TV Paint. Commissioned by Vivlia Publishers.
Hamster, hamster ball, cute, fluffy, pet
illustration of A collection of natural science illustrations. Created in TV Paint. Commissioned by various publishers.
Bushbaby, grapes, plants, wasp, insect, cherries, dandelion, bee, seed pods, flower diagram, kingfisher, bird illustration
illustration of An illustration for Day by Day Natural Sciences and Technology. Commissioned by Maskew Miller Longman.
Science, science projects, plastic bottle, cardboard, tape, wheels, hand
illustration of An illustration for Day by Day Natural Sciences and Technology. Commissioned by Maskew Miller Longman.
School girl, black child, science, candle, candle stick, science experiment, education
illustration of Low budget illustration for an early learning development programme. Created in Illustrator. Commissioned by UNICEF.

Child, girl, washing, laundry, wringing, pigtails, line drawing
illustration of Low budget illustration for an early learning development book. Created in Illustrator. Commissioned by UNICEF.
Little girl, child, sweeping, leaves, garden, tree, cute
illustration of A set of emojis I designed for easter. Vector illustration created in Adobe Illustrator. This is a personal project. Available from Mojilala.
Emojis, easter chicks, chickens, cool, sad, kiss, angry, lips sealed, bandaged
illustration of Frame grab from an animated commercial for Kelloggs. I did the background design and animation. Created in TV Paint.
Kelloggs, Coco Monkey, Tony Tiger, Toucan Sam, cereal, picnic, african landscape, baobab trees, aloes, pond
illustration of A frame grab from a series of animated mail drops for Cisco's rebranding campaign. I conceptualised, designed and animated the project. Created in TV paint. Commissioned by Hill  & Knowlton Strategies.
Corporate, virtual reality, technology, office, boardroom, workplace
animation of showreel, 2d and 3d animation, character design, hippo, Bratz dolls, shark, monkey, frog, robots, scientist, science, animals, alien, moon, space, kelloggs, crocodile, lizard, cut out animation, storm, mongoose, cave, lightning, cake, cupcakes, slam dunk,
animation of A 2d title sequence for an animated TV series. Created in TV Paint. Commissioned by Luma Animation.
Robots, mad scientist, lab, science lab, test tubes, experiment, science, blueprints, vacuum cleaner, tv, broom, characters, electrical charge
animation of A personal project conceived of and storyboarded by Kathy Santiago. It was selected as an exhibit at the Sugar Craft exhibition in Chicago.
Cakes, baking, cupcakes, sprinkles, eating, cherry, chocolate, jam, cake slice, cutting cake, cake attack, cake eating cake
animation of First in a series of three virtual desk drops promoting Cisco's rebranding. Conceptualised, designed and animated by me.
Cisco rebranding, technology, technological advancement, old fashioned, telephone, typewriter, fax machine, wifi,
animation of Second in a series of three virtual desk drops promoting Cisco's rebranding. Conceptualised, designed and animated by me.
Corporate, virtual reality, technology, office, boardroom, workplace, Cisco rebranding, cloud, cars, highway, African city, desert, pyramids, wifi, internet of things, sunset, network, circuit, offices,
animation of Third in a series of three virtual desk drops promoting Cisco's rebranding. Conceptualised, designed and animated by me.
Cisco rebranding, corporate, virtual reality, doctor, nurse, baby, medical, drone, farmer, agricultural, laptop, business woman, driverless car, wifi, internet of things
animation of An explainer video for The Sunflower Fund to recruit bone marrow donors.
Bone marrow harvesting, medical, hospital, nurse, educational, explainer video, patient, leukaemia, cancer, blood sample, doctor, transfusion, 
bandannas, blood cells
animation of Various clips from animatics I've made.
Animatics, woman pouring disinfectant, man applying body lotion, children crying, soap, bath time, bubbles, cleaning, germs, dirt, cooking, eating, margarine, butter, stirring, baby, dad

Profile

After completing a degree in fine art, Lynda Ward developed a love for animation and travelled from her hometown, Johannesburg, to London in order to study animation and intern at various animation studios. She spent the first ten years of her career working as a traditional cell animator before turning to digital. In the course of her career, Lynda has worked as an illustrator, animator, book designer and publishing production manager at various companies including Maskew Miller Longman, Digital Arts, Videolab and Refinery Post. She has been a successful freelancer for the past six years and is based in Johannesburg South Africa with clients from all over the world. Lynda has worked on a wide range of materials including children's illustration and animation, natural history illustration, educational illustration, commercial and corporate illustration and animation and animatics. Clients have included Kelloggs, Creative Sauce for the Madinat Jumeira, Cisco and Monarchy. This experience has given her the ability to be comfortable working in a range of styles and she likes to develop a dedicated look for each project she creates. She is highly experienced and professional and her calm, can do approach has seen her through many a tight deadline.

Style/Techniques

Animation, Black & White, Cartoon, Collage, Design, Digital, Figurative, Graphic, Line, Line with Color, Realism, Storyboards, Stylized, Technical, Watercolor, Whimsical, Concept Art, Film/Entertainment, CGI, Crayon, Motion, Vector, Explainer Video

Subject/Specialties

Humor, Animals, Botanical, Character Development, Children, Children's Books, Corporate, Education, Family, Fantasy, Fashion/Cosmetics, Food, Futuristic, Health, Icons, Landscape, Medical, Mystery, Nature, People, Portrait, Product, Science, Scientific, Technology, Toys & Games, Transportation, Wildlife, Food/Beverage, Feminine, Spiritual, Youth, Ethnic, Game, Edgy, Environmental, Grunge, Urban, Branding