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Marilyn Zornado

Marilyn Zornado with Oso
on his first birthday.

(photograph by Susan Wood)

Marilyn Zornado is a director, animator, motion-graphics artist, calligrapher and book artist. After a career as Senior Producer at Will Vinton Studios, a pioneering stop-motion studio in Portland Oregon, she now works full-time as an educator and artist, combining her love of animation with book arts, both on her own projects and on commissions. She is The Visiting Faculty for the Animated Arts Department at PNCA.

Other notable work includes animated illustrations for the PBS American Masters documentary on James Beard, directed by Elizabeth Federici and edited by Greg Snider. Animated graphics for award-winning documentary: "We've Been Sentenced" a story of generational consequences of incarceration.

Marilyn has a MFA in Computer Animation and a BA in Graphic Design. She lives on a houseboat on Multnomah Channel with her husband, sound engineer Alan Garren.

In 2017, Marilyn became a member of the Motion Picture Academy of Arts and Sciences. 


(see LinkedIn for a complete resume.)

The late Ping siting on his Mobile World Headquarters: 1969 Saab 96. 

Also pictured: Alan Garren

Hello to Steve Anderson who inspired my love of Saabs.


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