SHAYNE HOOD began working in the animation industry in 1988. She currently teaches Introduction to Experimental Animation and Animation Workshop at Los Angeles Mission College. Shayne also serves as guest faculty at the Université de Toulouse- Le Mirail, ESAV teaching 3D Stereoscopy. She is the author of The Original Let’s Animate! (chosen 2008 Homeschool.com Educational Gift Award) and Jeremy Can’t Drink Milk (based on her film by the same name, presented at both the China 1st International Animation Festival and Taiwan International Animation Festival). Shayne continues to freelance while working on independent films such as I, Don Quixote.