About

Eleanor Stewart is an awardwinning Animation Film Maker and Paper Artist based in Glasgow, Scotland. She specialises in creating hand-crafted models and animations out of paper, and has produced work for a variety of international clients including The One Show, Hyundai, Jura Whisky and The Calgary Stampede. Her bespoke paper models and set design have featured in magazines, advertising and window displays.

Recently Eleanor was a Finalist in the category of 'Best Visual Artist' in the Sunday Herald's Scottish Culture Awards. She was awarded the Bram Stoker Medal for most imaginative work in her final year Degree Show at Glasgow School of Art and a D&AD (Design & Art Direction) Best New Blood Award in London. Her animations have been screened in the UK and internationally, including performances with live symphony orchestras.

Eleanor runs workshops in papercraft, origami and animation for kids and adults and this year ran a number of workshops for the National Trust and also Book Week Scotland.

 

Awards

  • Finalist for 'Best Visual Artist' at Sunday Herald's Scottish Culture Awards
  • D&AD Best New Blood Award
  • Bram Stoker Medal awarded by Glasgow School of Art

 

Clients

BBC The One Show            
Hyundai   
HSBC
Baillie Gifford                   
Rubber Rocket                
Encompass Corporation      
News International            
Partizan                         
STV Creative                    
Brodie Country Fare             
JD Sports Fashion PLC       
Isabella's Wardrobe           
The Gate Films
GoodPractice                  
The National Trust Scotland
The Electric Bookshop      

John Lewis
Jamhot
Heehaw
Jura Whisky
Boomf
Pulse Films
The Scottish Book Trust
Little Big Shot Drinks           
MTP
The Calgary Stampede
BBC Culture Show
Aberdeen Press & Journal
Scott Inness
Phantom Tollbooth Doc
The Social House
Headlines

 

Exhibitions/Screenings


'The Tearaway'

  • KINOdiseea Children's Int Film Festival Romania - Nov 2017
  • Montana Children's Int Film Festival USA - March 2017
  • ZubrOFFka International Short Film Festival Poland - Dec 2016
  • Sommets du Cinema d'animation Montreal, Canada - Nov 2016
  • Animae Caribe Film Festival Trinidad and Tobago – Oct 2016
  • Milano Film Festival Milan, Italy - Sept 2016
  • Anibar Film Festival Kosovo - August 2016
  • New Horizons Film Festival Poland - July 2016



'Hoedown from Rodeo'

  • Arch1 Film Festival, London - October 2014
  • Ecklecticmick (Heaven Stage) at Glastonbury - June 2014
  • Pressed for Time, Edinburgh International Science Festival - April 2014
  • Edmonton Philharmonic Orchestra, Canada - May 2013
  • The People's Orchestra Live performance, West Bromwich - Nov 2012
  • Aardman Show and Tell 2012 Aardman Animations, Bristol – Oct 2012
  • Green Screen: Animated Stories Bristol Festival of Puppetry – Sept 2011
  • South Shore Symphony Orchestra Live performance, Florida - Feb 2011
  • Aurora Picture Show Houston, Texas - Feb 2011
  • Adobe Conference ‘License to Create’ Tate Modern London - Nov 2010
  • Salon Fais-Le Toi-Meme Film Festival Lille France – Sept 2010
  • The Affordable Art Fair New Graduate Exhibition London - Nov 2009
  • D&AD New Blood Exhibition London - July 2009
  • Glasgow School of Art Degree Show Hoedown from Rodeo - June 2009
  • Visual Communication Group Show Glasgow School of Art - Jan 2009