Mark Oftedal

Chief Creative Officer

Mark Oftedal has been a professional animator since 1995 and is currently chief creative officer at DigitalFish. He started his animation career on Pixar’s Toy Story. Based on his love of storytelling and film, he has acquired many different skill sets and has worked as an animator, character designer, and storyboard artist. Mark designed the Cartoony Animation for 3D Animators Workshop.

Mark’s Credits


Inside Out

Toy Story 2

Toy Story


  • The Grinch – Development Artist
  • Storks – Character Design Development
  • The Angry Birds Movie – Character Designer
  • Inside Out – Development Artist
  • Monsters University – Development Artist
  • Arthur Christmas – Visual Development
  • Surf’s Up
  • Toy Story 2
  • A Bug’s Life
  • Toy Story

Short Films

  • Piggy
  • On Ice
  • Windy Day
  • The Pumpkin of Nyefar


  • The Simpsons


  • Toy Story

Courses Taught By Mark

Courses may vary from term to term.

Cartoony Animation
for 3D Animators

6-Week Workshop

Plus your animation by pushing your characters to their limits.

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