"In high school, I was really into this supernerdy online community called DeviantArt. I could follow artists, and I could email them. In the past, you'd have to be in California or know a guy who was friends with this other guy that worked at Disney or something. Online art communities are probably a huge reason that you're seeing a lot more girls getting into animation and illustration"
-- Domee Shi
Roper, Caitlin. "Domee Shi thinks kids can handle dark stories." Interview with Domee Shi. New York Times, July 29, 2018.