Tim Ingersoll

DreamWorks Animation

Tim Ingersoll has been a professional animator since 1987 and is currently an animator at DreamWorks Animation. He is a classically trained 2D animator and has worked on films including The Little Mermaid and The Road to El Dorado. A fun fact about Tim is that he went on the Newlywed Game and won the grand prize! He currently teaches Animation Basics, the first Core Character Animation Course at Animation Mentor.

Tim’s Credits

How to Train your Dragon 2

How to Train your Dragon

The Little Mermaid

The Road to El Dorado

Recent Films

  • How to Train your Dragon 2
  • How to Train your Dragon
  • Enchanted
  • Over the Hedge
  • Shark Tale
  • Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas
  • Spirit
  • The Road to El Dorado
  • The Tigger Movie


  • Prince of Egypt
  • Cats Don’t Dance
  • The PageMaster
  • Once Upon a Forest
  • Tom and Jerry: The Movie
  • Rover Dangerfield
  • Prince and Pauper
  • The Little Mermaid
  • Roger Rabbit

Short Films

  • Mushka ( short 2D film currently in production) by Disney legend
  • Andreas Deja
  • First Flight
  • Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Furious Five
  • Prince and Pauper

Television / Video

  • Garfield: Holiday Celebrations
  • Behind the Ears: The True Story of Roger Rabbit
  • The Tangerine Bear: Home in Time for Christmas!
  • The Sissy Duckling

Courses Taught By Tim

Courses may vary from term to term.


12-Week Course

Begin your character animation journey and master the basics.

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