Nathanna Érica Gonçalves dos Santos de Araujo

+55 (11) 96740-4654




2017-2018            Graduate degree in Traditional and Digital 2D Animation at Melies Escola de Cinema, 3D e Animação (Melies School of Cinema, 3D and Animation). São Paulo, Brazil.

2016-2017            Illustration and Digital Painting at Melies Escola de Cinema, 3D e Animação (Melies School of Cinema, 3D and Animation). São Paulo, Brazil.


Other Education:

2014-2015             Master of Law in Constitutional Law at Pontifícia Universidade Católica. São Paulo, Brazil.

2008-2012            Bachelor of Law. Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie. São Paulo, Brazil.


  • Illustrator and Paper Sculpture Artist;

  • Traditional Fine Arts Skills;

  • Digital Painting;

  • 2D Digital Animation

  • Models and Miniature Maker



Birdo Studios - Art Director and Character Designer in animated opening for Multishow Globosat’s TV Show “Vai Fernandinha”, 2018-2019.

Blue Dream Studios - Art Department. Poster artist for animated feature “Animal Crackers”, 2017.

Freelance Artist - Design, develop and deliver commissioned art pieces and Illustrations to clients according to specifications, 2015 - present




Marena Gallucio, "The 10 Best Animation-Inspired Artists to Follow on Instagram", Paste Magazine, July 5, 2017.

Lia Camargo, "Princesas Disney em Ilustrações Tridimensionais", Just Lia (blog). April, 3, 2017.                      

Heather Robins, "Your Fun-Filled Guide to the World of Disney Fan Art", Furnish My Way (blog), February 22, 2017.

Lia Camargo, "A Arte em Papel de Nathanna Érica", Just Lia (blog). October 29, 2015.                                  

Clare Moore, "Interview with Artist Nathanna Erica", Ampersand Literary, September 9, 2015.                         



Artistic Skills

  • Trained in a variety of traditional mediums: acrylic, watercolor, gouache, pencil, pen and ink.

Software Skills

  • PC and Macintosh platforms;

  • Adobe Photoshop;

  • Adobe After Effects;

  • Adobe Illustrator;

  • Toon Boom Harmony Premium

Other Skills

  • Languages: Portuguese (native), English, Spanish and French.



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