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Vashti Harrison


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Vashti Harrison

AUTHOR OF LITTLE LEADERS

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Bio: Part author - Illustrator - filmmaker Vashti Harrison is an artist originally from Onley, Virginia. She has a background in cinematography and screenwriting and a love for storytelling. She earned her BA from the University of Virginia with a double major in Media Studies and Studio Art with concentrations in Film and Cinematography. She received her MFA in Film and Video from CalArts where she snuck into Animation classes to learn from Disney and Dreamworks legends. There she rekindled a love for drawing and painting. Now, utilizing both skill sets, she is passionate about crafting beautiful stories in both the film and kidlit worlds. Her Experimental films and videos focus on her Caribbean Heritage and folklore.

Website: vashtiharrison.com
Vashti's Twitter: @VashtiHarrison

Earlier Event: November 20
Ellen Hagan
Later Event: November 24
K.A. Holt