Cover Photo: Carla Schaffer
Carla Schaffer

Letters from My Grandma

“I got a certificate saying ‘I danced the waltz in Vienna.’”

Carla Schaffer is a motion graphics designer and 2D animator based in Portland, Oregon. She works for a science nonprofit, where she helps researchers visualize their work and new findings. Her work has appeared on The New York Times, The Washington Post, Science Friday, Smithsonian, The Verge, and more. You can find her on Twitter: @carlaschaffer