Ben Butcher was born into an Air force family and spent his childhood moving all over the world, finally settling in Tacoma, WA. After spending two years studying fine Art at Cornish College of the Arts in Seattle, Ben studied Animation at the California Institute of the Arts.
Ben landed a job at the Walt Disney Company designing products and art. He has been creatively leading all things Consumer Products for the last nine years at Pixar Animation Studio.
Ben was bold enough to do the only pop-up in the sketchbook, representing himself doing the pop-up in the sketchbook in San Francisco.