Shelley Roden is an award-winning Foley Artist at Skywalker Sound in Northern CA. Roden has created and performed Foley sound effects for over two hundred live action and animated films and TV series. Her favorite projects include Ryan Coogler’s “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” and “The Black Panther”, ”Pixar’s “Lightyear” and “Turning Red”, Disney’s “Encanto” and “Raya and the Last Dragon”, and Rian Johnson’s “Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery”. For a full list of credits, visit this link.
As an affiliate faculty instructor at Virginia Commonwealth University’s department of Kinetic Imaging since spring of 2020, Roden has designed and conducted in-person and virtual Foley presentations and workshops for college students to help them learn to listen, invent, and problem solve through the art of Foley. Roden has also led workshops for high school, elementary school, and at-risk youth and is actively mentoring two young Foley Artists. Roden is in the process of writing a non-fiction book featuring personal interviews with veteran Foley Artists.