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Clip Studio Paint Sponsors Manchester Animation Festival 2023

November 10, 2023, Tokyo – Celsys announces that illustration, comic, webtoon, and animation app Clip Studio Paint is sponsoring the Manchester Animation Festival, the UK’s largest animation festival dedicated to celebrating the animated art form, held from November 12 to 17. 

Manchester Animation Festival
Manchester Animation Festival brings one of the UK’s biggest animation hubs together, uniting artists, practitioners, students and enthusiasts to enjoy the achievements of the animated form. The event includes animated short competitions, feature films, retrospective screenings, workshops, networking events, panel discussions, masterclasses and screen talks. Celsys is sponsoring a competition to provide winners with a two-year Clip Studio Paint EX license, equipped with dedicated animation features to create full-length animations.

Celsys will continue to sponsor arts events with the aim of supporting concept art creators worldwide.  

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About the Manchester Animation Festival
Manchester Animation Festival is a member of the Alliance of British Animation Exhibitors, promoting UK talent through curated screenings at home and overseas to increase the visibility and recognition of UK animation talent.

Manchester Animation Festival: https://www.manchesteranimationfestival.co.uk/
Manchester Animation Festival Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mcranimation
Manchester Animation Festival Twitter: https://twitter.com/mcranimation

About Clip Studio Paint
Clip Studio Paint is used by over 30 million people* for the creation of illustrations, comics, webtoons, and animations. The app is available on Windows, macOS, iPad, iPhone, Android, and Chromebook, so creators can use it on whatever device they own. Known for its natural drawing feel and plentiful features, Clip Studio Paint is supported by illustrators, comic artists, and animators, and used by beginners and industry professionals alike.

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*Includes free trial users and downloads of the iPad, iPhone, Galaxy, Android, and Chromebook versions.

About CELSYS, Inc.
Celsys, with a mission of “Creating a more passionate world,” provides solutions for creative activities through online Clip Studio services and Clip Studio Paint drawing app for illustration, manga, webtoon, and animation production. Celsys supports people all over the world to enjoy creating more and all the experiences that come with it.


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