Larissa Brown Marantz
Larissa Marantz is recognized for her illustrations in several children’s books, including the Nickelodeon Rugrats series. Marantz began her professional career as an animation artist with Klasky Csupo Studios working as a Character Designer and continued her interests in animation while teaching at the Animation Academy in Burbank. She currently teaches Figure Drawing for Animators at Laguna College of Art + Design. She formed her own company, OC Art Studios, to bring art education to the many schools in the Orange County area and has taught hundreds of children over the last several years.