John Bashyam

John is an award winning digital artist, director, and entrepreneur based in Los Angeles, CA.

He co-founded Warm & Fuzzy, a creative agency with offices in Los Angeles and Colorado. His studio is on the cutting edge of digital technology, offering animation, design, VR and AR services to some of the top brands in the world, including Nike, Adidas, Honda, Budweiser, Reddit, Facebook, NBC, Apple, Lululemon, Call of Duty, and New Balance.

In 2015 he graduated from Loyola Marymount University with a degree in film and animation. At age 20 his visual effects talent earned him the opportunity to work on feature films such as Avengers: Age of Ultron, Ant Man, Ghostbusters, The Finest Hours, The Shallows, The Walk, and Unbroken.

While working for Coachella for the past 6 years, he created their highest performing social media content. John has filmed some of the music industry's hottest acts, such as The Weeknd, Muse, ACDC, Guns N’ Roses, Skrillex, Kaskade, Zedd, Kid Cudi, and many more.

In addition to developing his professional career, John uses his odd obsession with donuts as inspiration for creating digital artwork, which has earned him an engaged social media following. He continues to explore emerging mediums for making new art, including the NFT and crypto art space.


  • Introduction to VFX in Maya and After Effects

    Learn the VFX pipeline from start to finish, and create a realistic video with surreal elements by rendering and compositing objects into live action footage

    A course by John Bashyam, Digital Artist and Director




Joined August 2021