Chroma 2018: Animation Seniors

Anna Booth

Favorite spot on campus: The Quad

Favorite spot in Columbus: The North Market

Advice to incoming students: Make sure to learn how to read your schedule, and keep up with requirements to avoid falling behind.

Senior quote: "If you get too worried about what could go wrong, you might miss your chance to do something great."

Johnathan "Fuzz" Dulaney

Favorite spot on campus: The Stop Motion Lab

Favorite spot in Columbus: The river at the end of Broad Street

Advice to incoming students: You Gotta Believe!!

Senior quote: "Wasn't that fun?"

Chase Harlan

Favorite spot on campus: Crane Cafe

Favorite spot in Columbus: Stauf's Coffee in German Village

Advice to incoming students: Start saving for that coffee fund.

Senior quote: "Anime was a mistake."

Courtney Kuether

Favorite spot on campus: Library

Favorite spot in Columbus: Old North

Advice to incoming students: Don't be afraid to march to your own creative beat. Be your own #1 fan.

Senior quote: "Bean was here."

Victoria Moody

Favorite spot on campus: The Quad

Favorite spot in Columbus: Highway coming into Columbus where you can see the cityscape.

Advice to incoming students: Don't be afraid to partake in school activities. these are possible memories and network opportunities that could be there for a lifetime. 

Senior quote: "The juice is temporary, but the sauce is forever."

Taylor Zimmerman

Favorite spot on campus: The Quad

Favorite spot in Columbus: Schiller Park in German Village

Advice to incoming students: Don't procrastinate.

Senior quote: "Consider the coconut."

Mikayla Stock

Favorite spot on campus: Kinney Hall Cintiq Labs

Favorite spot in Columbus: The Book Loft

Advice to incoming students: Try not to be intimidated, professors and your fellow students aren't as scary as you think.

Senior quote: "After time adrift among open stars, I will return to where I began." -Tali'zorah Mass Effect 2

Kaylie McCoy

Favorite spot on campus: Kinney Labs

Favorite spot in Columbus: Big Fun on the Short North

Advice to incoming students: Just do it.

Senior quote: "Life is a succession of decisions made in confined spaces."

Jacinta Vu

Favorite spot on campus: Sandbox

Favorite spot in Columbus: Japanese Marketplace

Advice to incoming students: Try everything before you decide what you like, love yourself, and sleep.

Senior quote: "I have the power of God and anime on my side *SCREAM*"

Dillon Carroll

Favorite spot on campus: Crane

Favorite spot in Columbus: CCAD

Advice to incoming students: Don't panic. Do the work.

Senior quote: "Even in dark times, we cannot relinquish the things that make us human." Khan, Metro 2033

Rachel Green

Favorite spot on campus: Kinney Sandbox

Favorite spot in Columbus: The Book Loft

Senior quote: "She believed she could, so she did."

Miko Kalivoda

Favorite spot on campus: The Quad

Favorite spot in Columbus: The North Market

Advice to incoming students: Don't take everything too seriously.

Senior quote: "Liife has many doors, Ed-boy."

Beans

Favorite spot on campus: CCAD Student Agency

Favorite spot in Columbus: Iuka Ravine

Advice to incoming students: Always be a very good, and happy boy.

Senior quote: "Guilty as charged for being TOO CUTE."

Annie LaHue

Favorite spot on campus: Outside Packard Library, under the hanging lights.

Favorite spot in Columbus: The Columbus Public Library

Advice to incoming students: Systematically eliminate your weaknesses.

Senior quote: "If you stand for nothing, you'll fall for anything."

Tristan Silver

Favorite spot on campus: Packard Library

Favorite spot in Columbus: North Market

Advice to incoming students: Don't worry about being "better" than your peers, just focus on being better than you were yesterday.

Senior quote: "You own everything that happened to you. Tell your stories." -Anne Lamott

Samuel Witkowski

Favorite spot on campus: The Quad

Favorite spot in Columbus: Scioto Audubon Metro Park

Advice to incoming students: Time Management.

Senior quote: "Never stop learning, never stop growing."

Matthew Singer

Favorite spot on campus: The Campus Quad

Favorite spot in Columbus: I like the whole city, it's awesome

Advice to incoming students: Don't be afraid to get help from everyone.

Judy Nguyen

Favorite spot on campus: Sandbox

Favorite spot in Columbus: Kenny Centre

Advice to incoming students: Try new things and explore.

Senior quote: "Save your document." -Lori Faist

Christopher Parker

Favorite spot on campus: Sitting in the wooden chair on the Quad... too bad it broke.

Favorite spot in Columbus: Franklin Park Conservatory... and the Scioto Mile

Advice to incoming students: Put a lot of care and effort into your work, but don't lose yourself to it. Art is great and fun, but it is not everything.

Senior quote: "Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you will get neither." -C.S. Lewis

Olive M. Dillon

Favorite spot on campus: The Quad, specifically under the trees on a warm day with friends.

Favorite spot in Columbus: Schiler Park and the streets of German Village. Meet dogs, feed the ducks, browse books, visit new local shops...

Advice to incoming students: Take care of your mental health and use positive coping mechanisms, communicate with your peers and professors- art uses a ton of emotional energy and you're going to need every ounce you've got.

Senior quote: "I'm graduating in May. No clue what to do next." "Find what you love. Then fight like hell when people try to take it away from you." -J.J. Abrams

Bethany Haggy

Favorite spot on campus: Sandbox

Favorite spot in Columbus: Franklin Park Conservatory

Advice to incoming students: Make friends! They'll be working with you after graduation.

Senior quote: "All grown ups were once children, but only a few remember it." -The Little Prince

Dustin Kober

Favorite spot on campus: Print Lab

Favorite spot in Columbus: Idea Foundry

Senior quote: "Would you believe in what you believe if you were the only one who believed it?" -Kanye

Jessica Lindsey

Favorite spot on campus: The Stop Motion Closet!

Favorite spot in Columbus: The Magical Druid shop on High St.

Advice to incoming students: Make crappy art. Perfection is paralyzing, just make crappy art.

Senior quote: "Dark sides are important. They should be nurtured like nasty black orchids." - Gillian Flynn

Todd Wheeler

Favorite spot on campus: Packard Library

Favorite spot in Columbus: Wolf's Ridge tasting room

Advice to incoming students: Dedicate yourself. It takes time and passion.

Senior quote: "Anime was a mistake." -H. Miyazaki

Riley Wagner

Favorite spot on campus: The Sandbox

Advice to incoming students: Find ways to love every project you work on, Have fun with it.

Senior quote: "I want to eat taco bell, and then I want to go to sleep. And then I want to eat more taco bell." -Myself, post finals last semester

Kyle Newton

Favorite spot on campus: Crane 3rd Floor lounge areas

Favorite spot in Columbus: Idea Foundry

Advice to incoming students: Use all of your resources; and for any project you can, build from what you've done in the past.

Senior quote: "Second time's the charm."

Jacob Robertshaw

Favorite spot on campus: The Sound Booth

Favorite spot in Columbus: Superchef

Advice to incoming students: Eat your veggies.

Senior quote: "Happiness can be found even in the darkest of times, if only one remember to turn on the light."