Institute of Art Design + Technology
Dún Laoghaire

Kelly McCarvill 

BA [Hons] Animation

Hey, I'm Kelly! I'm an animator specializing in storyboarding, character design and concept art. I'm also an illustrator with an emphasis on character art. I have experience in directing for animation, and I thrive as part of a team. I hope to create many fun and exciting things in the future!

'There is Magic in Everyone' ’ The Representation of Disability in Witch Hat Atelier

In my thesis I analyse how and why manga is effective visual media for delivering messages and raising questions within its readers, and how Kamome Shirahama uses this to create positive representation of people with disabilities in her series Witch Hat Atelier.