Lauren Bergholm

Freelance Storyboard Artist, Animator and Designer

New York, NY, USA
Lauren Bergholm is a storyboard artist, animator and character designer living and working in New York City With 15+ years of industry experience at all levels of animation production, and a BFA in Film, Animation, Video from the Rhode Island School of design she is ready to take on any creative challenge she comes across! Past clients include Disney, Hasbro, PBS, Nicktoons, Cartoon Network, Oxygen, BET, Ferrari, Oreck, and the Discovery Kids Channel.

When not making cartoons, she can be found in her Brooklyn apartment tending to her small menagerie, consisting of two chihuahuas, two parrots, a fish, various poison dart frogs and one husband.

Specialties: Storyboard, Animation, Character and Prop Design

Work Experience


Lead Storyboard Artist

Lead Storyboard Artist on Season 4 - Season 7 of "Blaze and the Monster Machines", with a focus on musical and educational sequences
November 2017 - New York, United States


Character Design

Responsible for Character and Prop Design for an adorable Pre-K show for AppleTV Plus
February 2021 - December 2021 New York, United States


Lead Storyboard Artist

Lead Storyboard artist on Season 1 of "Harriet the Spy" for AppleTV Plus and The Jim Henson Company, Lead Storyboard Artist on Season 1 of the Pre-K show"Kinderwood" for Noggin, Lead Storyboard artist for Season 2 of Hasbro's "Hanazuki: Full of Treasures", and Storyboard artist and revisionist on Disney's Season 2 of "Goldie and Bear"
May 2017 - January 2021 New York, United States

Sesame Street

Storyboard Artist, Designer, Illustrator

I provided Character and Prop Design for various projects at The Sesame Workshop, including Sesame Street Seasons 50 - 52, Elmo's World, "Abby's Amazing Adventures", HBO's "The Monster and the End of this Story", "Elmo's Not Too Late Show" and various domestic and international projects.
2011 - 2021 New York, United States


Storyboard Artist

2014 - 2019 Massachusetts, United States



2013 - 2016 New York, New York, United States


Storyboard Artist, Animator

2002 - 2015 Watertown, Massachusetts, United States

Bento Box Entertainment

Character Designer

2013 - 2014 Atlanta, Georgia, United States



2013 - New York, New York, United States

Tricycle Films

Storyboard Artist

2015 - 2016 Brooklyn, New York, United States

Take The Cake Productions

Storyboard Artist, Animator

2016 - 2017 Boston, Massachusetts, United States


Rhode Island School Of Design (RISD)

BFA - Film, Animation, Video

Providence, Rhode Island, United States


Adobe Creative Suite, Adobe Flash, Adobe Photoshop, Advertising, Animation, Character Animation, Character Design, Childrens Entertainment, Comics, Digital Illustration, Ebooks, Educational Entertainment, Explainer Videos, Illustration, Instructional Animation, Prop Design, Storyboard, StoryboardPro, Storytelling, ToonboomStoryboardPro, Wacom Cintiq,