Stephen Silver
simi valley, CA United States

Professional Summary

I was born in London, England on August 30th 1972. Aspiring to be a professional artist my whole life and knowing drawing would be my vocation, I got my professional start in 1992 drawing caricatures at Sea World in San Diego. In 1993 I started my own illustration company called Silvertoons. In 1997 I was hired by Warner Bros. Television Animation as a character designer, and have been working in the animation industry ever since. I have designed characters for Disney Television Animation, Sony Feature Animation and Nickelodeon Animation, designing characters for shows such as "Kim Possible", "Danny Phantom" Kevin Smith's "Clerks" the animated series, and many more. I am the author and artist of 6 self-published books on the art of sketching, character design, caricature and life drawing and most recently an interactive eBook app called Jolly and Roger's Misguided Adventures. In addition to working freelance I also teach an online character design course at

Positions Held
character designer

Walt Disney
Sony Feature
Warner Bros

Character design, caricature

Film Credits
Kim possible
Danny Phantom
cloudy with a chance of meatballs
clerks the animated series

Last Updated November 28th, 2011