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JELLY LONDON SIGN CABEZA PATATA.
8 May 2018

Cabeza Patata (Spanish for ‘potato head') may have only been together since January 2018, but Katie Menzies and Abel Reverter have already attracted plenty of admirers… not least Jelly London. The studio have added Cabeza Patata to their Futures roster, and are keen to nurture their mix of 2D and 3D art.

Right from the get-go, Cabeza Patata have put collaboration first. While they both have their individual strengths, illustrator Menzies and 3D animator Reverter are determined to learn from each other - ensuring the duo stay in tune from concept to completion.



As for the work, Cabeza Patata focus on light-hearted scenarios with a decidedly feminine feel. The majority of Menzies and Reverter's characters are women - a deliberate choice that the pair stand by: "It should be standard to see women and different ethnicities represented everywhere doing everyday things, and we'll keep promoting this image until it is."

The forward-thinking duo are already eyeing their first TVC campaign together. For now, though, Cabeza Patata are busy preparing their cast of long-necked protagonists for whatever project comes their way.

For more on Cabeza Patata and other up-and-coming talent, email Jelly's Poppy Jamieson via poppy@jellylondon.com or give the team a ring on 020 7323 3307.

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