Jacob Toedtman '19

Jake Toedtman '19 entered the UNC Asheville New Media program with experience in two-dimensional art and music. The inspiring instruction in the program and encouragement to dig deep into and trust one's own creative quest has helped him shape a new and exciting lens. Concentrating in video and animation, he has found a way to synthesize his practice and discover new means of expression. In addition to helping shape his personal work, the New Media program has taught Jake tools that can be utilized in more commercial climates and can aid in bringing his more personal work to a larger audience.