BY SIMON TOFIELD
ABOUT THE AUTHOR: (from the official Simon Tofield website)
Who is Simon Tofield?
Simon is an English animator who has a great interest in British wildlife, painting, the great outdoors and of course cats.
Does Simon have a cat in real life?
He has three cats - Hugh, Maisie and Jess.
Why does it take so long to make each Simon's Cat film?
Simon draws all of the Simon's Cat films himself. This can require up to 25 drawings per second of animation.
What software is used to make the Simon's Cat films?
Adobe Flash. Simon draws on an A4-size Wacom Intuos 3 pen and tablet.
When will the Simon's Cat shop open again?
The shop has closed temporarily because Simon has been busy finishing the book and the fourth film. It will reopen later this year.
Who is 'Shrooty'?
He’s the talented sound designer who works on the films with Simon. If you're interested in hearing more of Shrooty's work you can visit his website by clicking here.
Do Simon's real life cats provide the character sounds for the films?
Actually Simon makes all the character sounds in the films himself, including the meows!
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