Madeline Leifeld

Animation Freshman – 2026

Madeline Leifeld is a freshman Animation major. She enjoys making art in a variety of forms, including digital art and various traditional mediums such as gouache, ink, and acrylic paint. She’s from the St. Louis area and she’s always had an interest in animation ever since she was young from watching shows and playing video games. Madeline hopes to one day work on similar projects in the television or video game industry, though she’s not sure of the specifics yet. In her free time she enjoys playing games, learning new hobbies, spending time with her friends, and of course, drawing.