Charlie Sells

Charlie Sells

Creative DirectorLondon, United Kingdom
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Charlie Sells

Charlie Sells

Creative DirectorLondon, United Kingdom
Projects
  • Viacom
    Viacomjelly's award-winning art and motion studio, Plenty, have created a series of superb animations for American mass media giants, Viacom.The eight animations, which were created to celebrate the start of spring in New York, are an exciting and refreshing new addition to Plenty’s already impressive show reel. Executive Producer, Inés Palmas says, “It’s very different from everything we have done lately and it brings a fresh air to the studio.”Based on New York City landscapes, the team designed and
  • AVICCI - Waiting for Love
    AVICCI - Waiting for LoveJelly London and At Night Studio joined forces with the incredible Blackmeal to create Avicii’s heart-warming new video, Waiting for Love, which has now been viewed over 20 million times on Youtube and reached No.41 in the Official UK Charts.The response to the charming animation, which was directed and edited by Blackmeal’s CEO Matthieu Colombel, has received a phenomenal response since its release on the 22nd May 2015, bringing people to tears, and even inspiring ex-military personnel to thank
  • Stand Out with Moo
    Stand Out with MooThe online print and design company, MOO, enlisted the help of jelly London to create a flamboyant, 30 second ad to communicate their key message across the UK and US. In a short period of time, together with Plenty Studio, jelly were able to bring to life MOO’s visions of opulent, hand-crafted explosions of colour and design.Through CGI, Plenty were able to create colourful 3D structures based on the idea of hand-crafted paper models, reflecting MOO’s belief that design works wonders. And that, with MOO, you can create the most beautifully-crafted Business Cards in the business; cards that introduce yourself and your story to the world, helping your business stand out brilliantly against the competition. MOO commented on their collaboration with jelly London and said, “It was very pleasurable to work with them. They turned things around very quickly, and acted as a true 'partner' in every sense of the word. They were very creative and understood our vision.”The campaign effortlessly showcases MOO’s creative attitude to the business card industry in a fun and visually stunning way. jelly London and Plenty were delighted to be part of such an enjoyable brief.
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Projects credited in
  • #TurnUp brief!
    #TurnUp brief!After our amazing success in increasing the Youth Vote in the snap election on 2017, Turn Up is back for creative in time for the next election on the 12th December 2019.
  • James Dawe for Kendrick Lamar x Reebok
    James Dawe for Kendrick Lamar x ReebokJelly's James Dawe was recently asked to join a handful of other artists at Reebok's relaunch of their iconic Classic Leather in Manchester. The event included performances from surprise guest Kendrick Lamar, live art installations & "a truly Classic experience." James created a large scale, vibrant contemporary collage which was on display throughout the night.
Work history
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    Creative DirectorJelly
    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.
Skills
  • Stop Motion
  • Advertising
  • Marketing PR
  • TV
  • Print Design
  • Art Direction
  • Music Videos
  • Character Developer
  • Animation
  • Client Services
  • Design
  • Project Management
  • Relationship Management
  • Illustrator
  • Indesign