Current Fine Artist

May 11, 2023 - TBD

Timothy Braniff

Retired and residing in Yakima, artist Tim Braniff worked for 30 years in the movie and television industry as a storyboard illustrator and a designer of theme park rides for Disney. Braniff is a graduate of as the Burnley School for Professional Art (currently, The Art Institute of Seattle) in Seattle and the acclaimed Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, CA. A Vietnam Veteran, Braniff moved to Yakima in 2007 to be closer to his mother.

Upon discharge from the military Braniff was offered the GI Bill, which provided the opportunity for him to complete his education in fine art. He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Fine Art in 1976 from Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, CA., and began to work in Hollywood. He made a living as an artist in the film industry as a storyboard artist.


MOVIE - The Last of the Mohicans - Daniel-Day Lewis – Warner Bros.

TV - The Adventures of Briscoe County Jr.

MOVIE - Dante’s Peak - Pierce Brosnan – Universal

MOVIE - Blow - Johnny Depp, Penelope Cruz – New Line Cinema

TV - Annie TV movie – Kathy Bates

TV - The New Twilight Zone

MOVIE - Gods and Generals – Bruce Boxleitner – Warner Bros.

MOVIE - What Dreams May Come – Robin Williams & Cuba Gooding Junior – Universal Studios

MOVIE – Invasion – Nicole Kidman – Warner Bros.

MOVIE - Police Academy 6: City Under Siege – Warner Bros.

MOVIE - Good Burger - Paramount

MOVIE - Night at the Roxbury – Richard Greico – SNL Studios - Paramount

MOVIE - Super Mario Brothers – Hollywood Pictures

MOVIE- Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story – Kurt Russell – Universal Studios