Community Interest Company

Ruairidh Brunton

Ruairidh Brunton is a Dundee based animator and artist. He moved to Dundee in 2016 and currently studies Computer Arts at Abertay University. Throughout his time in Dundee he has worked on projects for Size?, Dominos and many local businesses.

In 2018 Ruairidh began working for Ohio based animation studio ‘Essence Cartoon’ as a character animator. Inspired by cartoons from a young age, Ruairidh continues to develop and experiment with animation styles and techniques.

In 2019 he began developing his own animated series; ‘The Spaceman & The Diver.’, based on an illustrated story he wrote when he was 7 years old. He has recently had the privilege of painting an Oor Wullie sculpture for the 2019 Big Bucket Trail titled; ‘Wullie from The Black Lagoon’, which was located at The Shore, Leith.

Inspired by the city of Dundee, Ruairidh has began illustrating on wooden boxes with a very particular style, each unique in design.