Our Approach

El Penguin provides organizations and individuals with training and support for design, animation, and publishing technology. We have over 20 years of training and development experience to the market. We offer regularly scheduled courses with a live instructor in our classrooms or private training at your location.

Our Story

El Penguin®.com is a leading industry tutorial, on-ground and online workshops learning platform that helps anyone learn software, technology, and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Our workshops are thought by quality industry experts. Our workshops are aimed to help students, leaders, design pros, project managers-anyone in any role—creative.

Meet the Team

We are a group of Creative Artist with over 20 years of experience in Graphic, Web Design and Animation also we have over 10 years of teaching experience at the college level. We love to teach our tools and technique to those that would like to learn more about the digital industry and those in the industry that would like to polish their skills.

Ahmed Shehata

Ahmed Shehata

VFX Pipeline Supervisor

Talented CG Supervisor and Lead Pipeline Technical Director; contributing for over 15 years to virtually most aspects of animation, film, television and advertising industries.


Leslie Wing Orúe

Motion Graphics Expert

Leslie is a creative professional with 21 years’ experience Multi-Media Designer focus in Motion Graphics and Illustrations. Responsible for a number of creative content for Discovery Channel for Kids, Four Seasons Hotel, and many more.

Alex Duque

Alex Duque

VFX and 3D Computer Graphics Director

Alex’s work has been published in national and worldwide advertisement campaigns for Nissan, Toyota, Renault, Ford, Energizer and Citibank amongst many others.


Scott LeBlanc

Advertising Director/ Illustrator

Scott LeBlanc is a creative design professional with over 20 years of experience in art direction, design, and illustration. LeBlanc’s work has received national recognition with Gold and Silver Addy awards from the American Advertising Federation.


Mark Sparacio

Comic Artist

Mark Sparacio studied sequential art for three years under the legendary Will Eisner recognized as the creator of the Graphic Novel at the School of Visual Arts in Manhattan.


Brandan Craft

UI/UX designer

He is currently the brand director for the apparel company Flat Out of Heels and UI/UX & Branding Lead for ERinfo, a medical-based mobile app.

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