Sophie Des Aulniers is a multidisciplinary artist having an Associate degree in Theatre and a Diploma in Animation for Game, Films and Visual Effects with a background of 10 years in Business Ownership/Management.
Sophie DesAulniers has been actively studying the art of theatre for 7 years, from 1997 to 2004. She first when on a stage at the age of 8. She got enrolled in private acting classes at the age of 11, at the school Les Artistocrates. She also enrolled in public secondary school at 11 in which she took Theatre for five years. During these five years, she participated to acting camps on week-ends and to theatre travels to Europe.
She then pursued her studies in Theatre at Trois-Rivières College where she graduated in 2004. After completion of her studies with high mentions, Sophie has been creating and directing plays at the L'anse-au-Sable school, the Kelowna Community Theatre and, in 2014, founded the Children's National Theatre School in Kelowna, British Columbia. After years of writing, directing and teaching theatre to kids, she finally went back on stage as an actress at the Okanagan College for the Federation des aînés francophones de la Colombie-Britannique in 2015, the French Cultural Centre in 2016 and Bumbershoot Theatre in 2017.
In 2017, following her passion for the entertainment industry, she chose to pursue her studies in Animation for Games, Films and Visual Effects at the Centre for Arts and Technology. She specialized in VFX but she loves creating her CG models for her short movies. Concept Art, 3D modeling, Rigging, Texturing, Lighting, Rendering, Compositing and FX are among the skils she acquired at the school during the last 2 years and through freelance contracts with L'ATELIER.
She started L'Atelier in 2019 to satisfy some requests of affordable digital arts in the Okanagan Valley. She helped producing 3D models such as characters for board game players and porduct commercial designs.
Actress Bumbershoot Theatre
Frog and Toad January-Februaray 2017
Actress Productions AFRACB
- Tell Me my Story/Raconte-moi mon histoire January- March 2016
- Franc Ouest March 2015- September 2015
Puppet show Writer/Actor CCFO
Lapin Magique New Year Celebrations 2017
Writer/Artistic Director, L'Anse-au-Sable School, Kelowna, BC
Christmas Musical 2015 Rotary Centre for the Arts
Christmas Musical 2013 Kelowna Community Theatre
Artistic Director, Children's National Theatre School, Kelowna, BC
Bo.TTega Music Festival, Face Painter Artist, Kelowna, BC, 2014-2015
Maple Festival, Face Painter Artist, Artist, Kelowna, BC, 2013-2015