Charlie Sells is a Creative Director who started out her career as an animation student before working in various design studios. She joined Three Blind Mice on the sales side in 2004 before founding jelly, one of London’s leading creative illustration and animation studios. Forever inspired and infatuated with bringing the imagined to life with any tools from pencils to pixels she continues to manage a talented production team and roster of artists to create outstanding content for super-brands like IBM, Converse and French Connection. She has an on-going passion for finding and encouraging up and coming talent which has led to her involvement with Creative Circle, Shots Magazine, the APA, VOTD, the Tomorrow Awards, the Young Directors Award and she currently sits in the D&AD New Blood 2014 judges panel. In 2014 saw Charlie launch ‘jelly Kitchen’ a specialist in-house animation collective along with ‘Futures,’ which is a new initiative to nurture fresh talent into the business of contemporary illustration and animation.