Entertainment Arts


Melissa McCann

Assistant Professor

BFA, College for Creative Studies


Melissa McCann

Research Interests:

Mel McCann has had a passion for art since the age of four. While earning her BFA with honors, she mainly focused on traditional animation and digital illustration.

Mel’s work has an exclusive style and can bring personality into any project. With the ability to be versatile with her talent, McCann has worn many different hats; from character animator, to creative director, freelancer and assistant professor.

Professional Experience:

Mel is the owner and operator of Eat Rice Studios, a local animation and design studio, and she has worked in industry in Texas, New York, and California, in addition to southeast Michigan.