Sreesh ‘Shylesh’ Valiyaveetil is originally from Mahe, a small village in southern India who came to the states with an ambition to further his talents. Art came from his early childhood when he discovered his love of drawing and painting. Shylesh has been doing animation for over eight years with beginning with well known children’s television shows in both 2D as well as 3D. He was the senior animator for both Barnyard on Nickelodeon and Mickey Mouse Clubhouse.
He has worked on a variety of different animation projects across the world, most known for his Indian and European animation. To expand his mind and further his talents Shylesh decided to travel to France where he attended Ecole Emile Cohl an art school in Lyon, France where he learned how to sculpt.
Upon his transition to the United states, Shylesh was searching for a place to continue his passion.