Entries by Holly Franklin

SQUIRREL!!!

TIP TUESDAY (except it’s Thursday)! Been pretty excited about the SQUIRREL since day uno! And it’s finally here!! Backtrack…we’ve been talking about how to use your body when recording character voices! So today’s post is about SQUIRRELS!   Speaking of squirrels, I’ve put a few pics in this post of some squirrels I’ve gotten to play!     […]

How to Talk Texan. Or Cowboy. YEEHAW!

TIP TUESDAY! At this point, I sound like a broken record. You have to physically act out the character in VO. I should probably mention this though…don’t make extraneous sounds while you are acting a fool! EX: I once was in a session where a little girl literally kept stomping her flipflopped foot repeatedly to make a […]

Meet the Voice of Your Childhood – Katie Leigh!

It’s today! It’s today! It’s today!!! I’ve been peeing my pants for weeks now knowing I get to share this week’s Feature Artist with you. It’s none other than…wait for it…wait for it…wait…still waiting…still waiting… KATIE LEIGH! Oh, you know that girl who does EVERY SINGLE CARTOON VOICE OF YOUR CHILDHOOD that you lived for on Saturday […]

How to Be a Big Fat Whiny Fit-Throwing #VO Baby!

TIP TUESDAY! In animation VO, physically acting out the script is not optional (unless u wanna suck). Try this right now. Sit perfectly motionless while running around the house acting like a wild wolverine. Now try doing this yoga pose in total silence while yelling at your 7 kids for waking up the baby. NOT POSSIBLE. Personally I also like to […]