Emily Smith is an American artist obsessed with cats and based in Providence, Rhode Island. She is a senior in illustration at Rhode Island School of Design. Emily likes to experiments with various animation styles. This last work is animated in stunning mixture of scratchy black ink character with soft colourful watercolour backgrounds. It was animated in Photoshop. “Ornithophobia” tells the story of a cat confronting his fear of birds. Emily uses a nice, simple and effective method of producing unique and captivating animation.