Ollie Johnston's Animation of Jock

OLLIE JOHNSTON'S ANIMATION OF JOCK

Beautiful sensitive animation drawings by Ollie Johnston of Jock from Lady and the Tramp are currently offered by Heritage Auctions. Ollie's...

Walt Disney's Pinocchio

WALT DISNEY'S PINOCCHIO

A few cel set-ups from Pinocchio, one of the most beautiful films of all time. And yet, according to Frank Thomas, even this masterpiece...

 
 
 
Bedknobs and Poppins

BEDKNOBS AND POPPINS

S/R Labs I love the animated sequences in Mary Poppins and Bedknobs and Broomsticks. Wether anthropomorphic or standard animal types,...

More Fritz Hug

MORE FRITZ HUG

Discovering more of Swiss animal artist Fritz Hug's work is always a real treat! Here is another selection of his beautiful art. What...

 
 
 
Fisherman Bear II

FISHERMAN BEAR II

Here is the second half of Milt's scene from Bedknobs.The Bear starts to bend forward in anticipation of the final big pull. He tightens...

Milt's Fisherman Bear

MILT'S FISHERMAN BEAR

One of the greatest scenes in Disney's 1971 release Bedknobs and Broomsticks. Milt Kahl animated the introductory scenes of the Fisherman...

 
 
 
Duck Pimples

DUCK PIMPLES

You probably wonder who these two characters might be.They are part of an ensemble cast from the Disney 1945 Donald Duck short Duck...

Merlin and Mim

MERLIN AND MIM

From Bill Peet's storyboard sketch to final film frame. Frank Thomas animated this section from Sword in the Stone, where Mim in her...

 
 
 

OLLIE JOHNSTON ON JUNGLE BOOK CHARACTERS

This is historical. Ollie Johnston talks about the character relationships between Mowgli, Bagheera and Baloo. Ollie compares them...

Early Black Cauldron Background

EARLY BLACK CAULDRON BACKGROUND

I remember a variety of visual BG development for The Black Cauldron. This beautiful Bg is by Ron Dias. It represent a throwback to...

 
 
 
Versions of Alice

VERSIONS OF ALICE

I love Mary Blair's color sketches of Alice. Her chubby arms and legs feel very doll like. I wonder how likable and identifiable this...

Aurora

AURORA

Another beautiful animation drawing by the amazing Marc Davis. This is Princess Aurora, as she tells the Three Fairies about someone...

 
 
 
Snow White Screening

SNOW WHITE SCREENING

Tomorrow, Saturday Oct. 21, I will be hosting a screening of Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. The screening will begin at...

The Jungle Book at 50

THE JUNGLE BOOK AT 50

Director Woolie Reitherman called The Jungle Book "that little movie". Its 1967 budget was a modest $4 Mill., ( just under $ 30 Mill....

 
 
 
Final Color Footage

FINAL COLOR FOOTAGE

© Andreas Deja We now have a complete sequence in final color. I call it the "Montage Sequence" where we watch Sarah bonding and growing...

Sword in the Stone Vis Dev

SWORD IN THE STONE VIS DEV

A mix of Bill Peet and Vance Gerry sketches that show personality and environment exploration for The Sword in the Stone. I love Peet's...

 
 
 
Busch 1962

BUSCH 1962

These marvelous illustrations were published in 1962 in a book that included collected stories about riders and horses. Finding a vintage...

SLEEPING BEAUTY PRESS BOOK II

 
 
 

SLEEPING BEAUTY PRESS BOOK 1959

Here is the first half of the vintage Sleeping Beauty press book. It is interesting to see this endless list of promotional partners....

Golden Poses ?

GOLDEN POSES ?

A little while ago I had an interesting conversation with Frank Thomas' son Ted. He brought something up that I had given some thought...

 
 
 



Royal Arena / 3XN + HKS

Royal Arena / 3XN + HKS

© Adam Mørk Architects: 3XN , HKS Location: Copenhagen, Denmark Area: 37000.0 m2 Project Year: 2017 Photographs: Adam Mørk Design Team: Kim Herforth Nielsen, Jan Ammundsen, Bo... Read more ...

House / Time Architects

House / Time Architects

© Quang Dam Architects: Time Architects Location: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Architect In Charge: Nguyen Duy Area: 500.0 m2 Project Year: 2017 Photographs: Quang Dam Other... Read more ...

Mountain Stream paintings Winter ice painting snow art "Winter Stream" by...

Mountain Stream paintings Winter ice painting snow art "Winter Stream" by Debra Hurd

24"x20" Palette Knife Oil Painting on Gallery Wrapped Canvas This painting is Available HERE Read more ...

Bishop Selwyn Chapel / Fearon Hay Architects

Bishop Selwyn Chapel / Fearon Hay Architects

© Patrick Reynolds Architects: Fearon Hay Architects Location: Auckland, New Zealand Lead Architects: Jeff Fearon, Tim Hay Area: 200.0 m2 Project Year: 2016 Photographs... Read more ...

Holiday Sale,Flower Art,Colorful Contemporary Abstract Expressionist Fine...

Holiday Sale,Flower Art,Colorful Contemporary Abstract Expressionist Fine Art Painting “BUTTERCUP

My HOLIDAY END-OF-THE YEAR SALE has begun!! All paintings are on sale ~ up to 50% off! This sale runs from October 10 through December 10, 2017. SHOP EARLY for holiday... Read more ...

Contemporary Abstract Landscape Art Painting, Fine Art For Sale “To The...

Contemporary Abstract Landscape Art Painting, Fine Art For Sale “To The Edge” by Intuitive Artist Joan Fullerton

FRESH OFF THE EASEL... 24"x24"x.75 Acrylic on Cradled Panel/Available $975 Read more ...

Color Ranch Road, New Contemporary Landscape by Sheri Jones

Color Ranch Road, New Contemporary Landscape by Sheri Jones

Color Ranch Road9x12 oil on canvas I was lucky to paint at High Hope Ranch recently. The tall grasses and fading gay feather flowers were fun to paint. The mix of warm and cool... Read more ...

Contemporary Expressionist Still Life Fine Art Painting "FOR ALL SEASONS" by...

Contemporary Expressionist Still Life Fine Art Painting "FOR ALL SEASONS" by Oklahoma Artist Nancy Junkin

Contemporary Still Life Fine Art Painting 18"x24" Oil on Canvas-Framed/Available Read more ...

Doctor - 2

Doctor - 2

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Aspen Tree Painting,Abstract Landscape,Birch Trees "Winter Flurries-Winter...

Aspen Tree Painting,Abstract Landscape,Birch Trees "Winter Flurries-Winter Aspens 2017 Series" by Colorado Contemporary Landscape Artist Kimberly Conrad

Kimberly Conrad Contemporary Artist "Pouring Color Into Your Life" Each year I paint a limited number of these snowy aspens, this is the third piece in the 2017 Winter Aspens... Read more ...