Award-winning Animation Artist, Illustrator, Content Creator
FX Supervisor of Wildbrain Studio 

Gayoung is a Vancouver-based animation artist and developer for children’s animation shows. She is a graduate of Korea National University of Arts (BFA) and Vancouver Film School (Diploma in Classical Animation, Hons). Her short film Behind has been recognized at international animation festivals such as the New York International Children's Animation Festival. Since 2014, she has worked as an FX artist on many TV shows and feature films associated with Disney, including Carmen Sandiego, winner in the category of Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation at the 71st Emmy Awards (2019). Gayoung turns her passion into life-transforming animated shows. She lives in Burnaby, BC, with her husband, Daniel Yang.


  • Diploma in Classical Animation, Vancouver Film School (2011) 

  • BFA,  Korea National University of Arts (2010)

Animation/FX Experience

  • Snoopy Series, FX supervisor at Wildbrain Studio (2018.12– Current)

  • Carmen Sandiego, FX supervisor at DHX media (2017.06– 2018.11)

  • My little Pony Movie, FX Artist at DHX media (2016.08 – 2017.06)

  • Transformer Rescue Bots, FX Artist/supervisor at DHX media (2015.11–2016.08)

  • Disney - Jake and Never Land Pirate, FX Artist at Bardel Entertainment (2014.12 – 2015.10)

  • 12 Disasters of Christmas/ Deeper/ The Philadelphia Experiment/ End of the world, FX Artist at  Exile VFX (2012.06 – 2014.11)


  • Carmen Sandiego, The Television Academy, the 71st Emmy Awards Winner in Animation Categories (2019)

  • Short Animation <Behind>: Screened on New York Children’s Festival "Best of Fest: Kid Flix Mix" (2012), Seattle International Festival (2012), Uno International Festival (2016)

Development/ Film/ Children’s Book/ Cartoon Experience

  • Animated series development: Create Pitch bible, Animated Pitch/ [Visual/ Concept/ Character/ Story design]/ Plantyful World (2018-Current)[

  • Animated series development: Create Pitch bible / [Visual/ Concept/ Character/ Story design] / We are Challengers (2016-2017)

  • Children’s book [Story/Illustration] / Super JJune (2014-2015)

  • Web comic series [Story/Illustration]/ Tiny Stars (2012-2013)

  • Short Animation [Director/Animator] / Behind (2011)


  • Missoins Fest Vancouver Film Festival (2019-present)

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