Yukari "Yucchi" Watanabe

Yukari Yucchi watanabe has an unique life experiences of living in four different countries. She was born in Besancon, France, and after moving from France and spending several years in Tokyo, Japan, she moved to Bangkok, Thailand. While her high school in Bangkok, she was passionate about art and won the award of The Royal Over-seas League Young Artist of Thailand Competition 2010 for her Frying pans oil painting. After studying 3D animation at Chapman University in South California, she works many projects around Hollywood including Amazon prime show, Tumble Leaf. Currently she is working in Tokyo, Japan.


B.F.A. Digital Arts with emphasis with Visual Effects
at Chapman Universty Dodge College Film and Media Arts


  • 3D Generalist, CharacterDesigner, Animator at Tresure Studio
    • August, 2015- Present
  • VFX Artist at Bix Pix Enterteinment
    • September, 2015- November, 2015
    • February 2016- March, 2016
  • Motion Graphic Artist/ Video Editor (Intern) at Red Craw Creative
    • August, 2015- September, 2015
  • Video Editer (Intern) at Silent River Film Festival
    • September, 2014-Octorber, 2014
  • 3D Modeler (Intern) at WonderGrove Studio
    • June, 2014-July, 2014

Oh by the way, in case if you are wondering who the elephant is, his name is Yucchizo, he is my mascot!

Software Skills:

  • Maya
  • Mudbox
  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • After Effects
  • Premiere Pro
  • Flash
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Dreamweaver

My Link:

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