GIFFORD Rossi

GIFFORD Rossi

Born in Scotland.

She graduated from the Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design which is part of the University of Dundee in Scotland.

.She conceived the ”Spirit Leaves” characters and the story while working at various animation studios and the Royal Academy of Illustration and Design (R.A.I.D.) in Toronto in 2013. In January 2014, she began development of the concept at R.A.I.D. In December 2015, the first issue of Spirit Leaves was published.

She designed the short animated film Curse of Clara: A Holiday Tale which aired on CBC. She is the lead character designer for Nickolodeon’s Welcome To The Wayne.

WORK:

CARTOONIST:

PERIODICAL GRAPHIC:

Content:

Serial:

“Spirit Leaves.”. Spirit Leaves, 1, Dec.2015.

“Spirit Leaves.” Spirit Leaves, 3, July 2016.

ILLUSTRATOR:

BOOK GRAPHIC ANTHOLOGY:

Content:

Story:

“Worst Bargain In Town.” Writ., Darcy Little Badger. Moonshot: the Indigenous Comics Collection, vol. 2.Ed., Hope Nicholson. 2017: 33-43.

PERIODICAL GRAPHIC:

Cover:

Front illustration, Spirit Leaves, 1, Dec.2015.

Front illustration, Spirit Leaves, 3, July 2016.

SOURCE:

Book graphic;

“Biographies.” Moonshot: the Indigenous Comics Collection, vol. 2. Alternate History Comics Inc.,

2017: 152.

GALLERY

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Spirit Leaves, 3, July 2015: front cover.