Think of modern animation and you think of Pixar or Dreamworks. Think of British animation and it’s Aardman all the way. But could Doncaster one day become the UK’s ‘second city’ when it comes to this art form? Given that two of the most recognisable animators of recent years have hailed from our town, that might not seem such a ridiculous premise.
You’ll know Jonti Picking, for example, as soon as you see his instantly recognisable style. He uses Flash animation to create