About

See Here Studios is a creator and publisher of high-quality children’s media in both video and interactive formats. With extensive backgrounds in children’s writing, illustration, animation, music and educational software development, the Studio’s mission is to create delightful and effective learning experiences for children.

Production Highlights
Treetop Family Educational Video Series (for Skyship Entertainment)
Series Creation, Design, Writing and Songwriting

Quantum Force
Product Creation & Development

The Wrong Side of the Bed 3D Children’s Book App
App Development, Writing, Illustration, Animation & Music

The Three Pandas 3D Children’s Book App
App Development, Writing, Illustration, Animation & Music

Fam Bam: Got To Have Music 3D Children’s Book App
App Development, Writing, Illustration, Animation & Music

Selected Festival Screenings and Awards

ComicCon San Diego, 2017
Treetop Family Episode “Sparrows Learn to Fly”

L.A. Children’s Film Festival, 2016
Treetop Family Episode “Sparrows Learn to Fly”

Best App for Teaching and Learning 2013, American Association of School Librarians
Fam Bam: Got To Have Music children’s book app

Kirkus Starred Review for works of exceptional merit
The Wrong Side of the Bed children’s book app

See Here Studios was founded by two independent artists, Wallace E. Keller and Valerie Mih, who together have over 35 years combined experience in the illustration and animation fields. The Studio’s mission is to create inspiring entertainment for children by combining world-class artistry with new storytelling technologies.

Bios

Wallace E. Keller, Co-founder and Creative Director
Author/illustrator Wallace E. Keller was raised in Louisiana, just outside of New Orleans. His illustrations have appeared in The New York Times Book Review, Business Week, Ms. and Psychology Today. He is an author and illustrator of children’s books and educational textbooks (Scholastic, McGraw-Hill, Houghton Mifflin). He has also designed national ad campaigns (McDonald’s “What’s On Your Plate” stop-motion animated PSAs) and children’s television shows (Nickelodeon’s “Dora the Explorer”). He received a B.F.A in Illustration from Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California.
Valerie Mih, Co-founder and Creative Director
Valerie Mih has created animation for feature films (Toy Story II, A Bugs Life), television commercials (Hershey’s Kisses) and educational software (Star Wars Math, Posit Science Brain Fitness Program). An M.F.A. graduate of the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts, she has directed and produced award-winning educational films, including shorts for PBS and an animated documentary about Albert Einstein (awarded Best Animation, Cinema and Technology Festival). Prior to co-founding See Here Studios, she served as the Art Director at Posit Science Corporation. Nurturing the next generation of animators, she teaches at California College of the Arts and Berkeley City College.