Nickelodeon – Splat Logo Exploratory

Animation Director, Manny Galan asked me to concept ways to bring the Nick splat logo to life in unexpected ways.

I brought him this ripped up reveal and paper bits:

He came back with this paper splat!

I love Canada Geese and I thought about how birds fly…


My storyboards for Nick splat in flight:


Here the final spot animated by Ben Yonda.

A highlight was going to audio session with my Canada Goose call and honking the Nick theme song!


I experimented with clay on a photocopier…


Here are a few more Nick splats that I concepted and stop-motion animated: