Jonathan Paine is an award-winning Illustrator, Character Sculptor and Toymaker. His fun,
memorable work has been seen in the Oscar Winning films, THE INCREDIBLES, RATATOUILLE
and UP as well as the Oscar nominated CARS, ICE AGE, LIFTED and BOUNDIN’. He has over 10
years of Feature Animation production experience and performed with the Muppets for The Jim Henson Company. Film clients include: Pixar Animation Studios, and BlueSky
Studios/20th Century Fox Animation.
Jonathan has also created whimsical toys that include a series of STAR TREK saving banks and
talking lunch boxes. In 1995 actress Kate Mulgrew (Star Trek Voyager) gave a Ferengi alien
character lunch box to comedian and host, Jon Stewart during her interview on The Jon Stewart
Show. Toy product clients include: Disney Consumer products, Warner Bros., Thinkway Toys
and Kraft General Foods. Jonathan is currently celebrating the launch of his original bath tub
toys called The Classic Monsters Collection!
He currently lives and works in Vancouver, British Columbia, next to the mighty Fraser River. On Sunday's he goes shopping and has butter scones for tea!