Have you ever met Simon’s Cat? If you haven’t, then skip the text and first watch the short film at the end of this post. If you already know this little charming, yet mischievous creature, then
first read the also first watch the film
Simon’s cat made his first appearance online in a film called ‘Cat Man Do‘. It is created by Simon Tofield, an English animator who has a great interest in British wildlife, painting, the great outdoors and of course cats. Tofield started animating at a very young age. Inspired by cartoons on TV, he used to create basic flip-books in an attempt to emulate the techniques he saw being used on screen.
And he has living study materials at home:
Do you recognize the crazy things felines do to get attention? And food?! Enjoy the silliness of Simon’s cat - hilarious little movies that make me grin, at times even laugh out loud.
Other animations – and I know you will want to see more – can be found here.