Whitney Pollett

Whitney Pollett is an expert toy designer and brand builder with deep rooted experience working with the biggest entertainment studios in the world. She's the founder of Pixelle, a one-of-a-kind boutique studio specializing in the highly secretive world of toys, storytelling, and the psychology of how kids play and learn. She has worked from the ground up in launching many of the most iconic kid’s brands. Whitney's unique experience in play and entertainment is a sea-rious win for MerMay as co-host and partner.

Participant Schedule

Saturday 10/28 3:00PM - 4:00PM

How an Online Art Contest Can Change Your Life

Room 211 | Tom Bancroft, Whitney Pollett, Lauren Barger, Jake Parker, Maya Lior, Douglas Little, Xencelabs

Hear from the creators of the muliti-million participant online drawing challenges: "Inktober" and "Mermay" about how taking part in those challenges has changed artists' lives! Sometimes your art can speak for you - and get you a job! Come ready to hear inspiring stories from artists you know and love! Sponsored by Xencelabs.