"Boo"

"BOO"

This story sketch by Bill Peet inspired Milt Kahl, who aimed this scene featuring Madame Mim, as she temporarily turns herself into...

Bambi Realism

BAMBI REALISM

Unless we study the real thing thoroughly, we cannot caricature or animate our characters convincingly.One of Walt Disney's insightful...

 
 
 
Richard Williams animates Frazetta

RICHARD WILLIAMS ANIMATES FRAZETTA

I remember visiting Richard Williams Animation studio in London for the first time in the late 1970s. It was also my first time in...

From Bill Peet to Frank Thomas

FROM BILL PEET TO FRANK THOMAS

Three terrific story sketches by Bill Peet of Pongo, as he is sent flying during a fight with the Baduns. Peet could have been a top...

 
 
 
Versions of Tigger

VERSIONS OF TIGGER

It's kind of funny to see early concepts of Tigger, before the final design was set. This is the cover of sheet music for the Sherman...

T.S. Sullivant in Color

T.S. SULLIVANT IN COLOR

A gorgeous Sullivant illustration from around 1905. His black and white work was mostly published in Life magazine, some in Judge magazine....

 
 
 
Filming at the Walt Disney Family Museum

FILMING AT THE WALT DISNEY FAMILY MUSEUM

A couple of pics taking yesterday at the Walt Disney Family Museum in San Francisco, during the filming of "The Making of Mushka"....

Four Old Men & One Young Lady

FOUR OLD MEN & ONE YOUNG LADY

On February 13, 1957 the Disneyland TV episode was titled: The Tricks of our Trade. Walt Disney explains various production techniques,...

 
 
 
Sherry Sander

SHERRY SANDER

I love great animal sculptures. Especially when there is movement involved, or when the pose reveals the animal's character. Sherry...

From Story Sketch to Final Frame

FROM STORY SKETCH TO FINAL FRAME

It's always interesting to compare a story sketch to the way the final film frame turned out. If you take story man Bill Peet's work,...

 
 
 
Milt's Brom Bones

MILT'S BROM BONES

This is the official clean up model sheet for the character of Brom Bones. He appeared in the Legend of Sleepy Hollow section of the...

Mushka in Color

MUSHKA IN COLOR

We are so ecstatic to move into final color on our film Mushka. In this scene above we find out that Sarah's and Mushka's sleeping...

 
 
 
Eric Larson's Cinderella

ERIC LARSON'S CINDERELLA

Another example of how an animator's rough drawing gets translated for the final screen version. All rough animation drawings were...

Disney 1949

DISNEY 1949

UK PICTUREGOER Magazine published this article in December of 1949. Disney's latest feature film offering had been So Dear to my Heart....

 
 
 
Milt Kahl on Medusa's Cel Colors

MILT KAHL ON MEDUSA'S CEL COLORS

After leaving Disney Studios and before moving up to San Francisco, Milt Kahl reminisced about his work on Madame Medusa during a lecture....

Stepmother's Bedroom

STEPMOTHER'S BEDROOM

Probably my favorite sequence in Cinderella. Lady Tremaine is about to discipline her stepdaughter by demanding an overwhelming number...

 
 
 
Disney Villains Stamps

DISNEY VILLAINS STAMPS

The United States Postal Service just came out with these Disney Villains postal stamps. Pretty cool to find among them a couple of...

Let the Match Begin!

LET THE MATCH BEGIN!

Another great Milt Kahl scene from the film Bedknobs and Broomsticks.The King is getting rid of his royal coat as he announces the...

 
 
 
Vision Awards 2003

VISION AWARDS 2003

This was one of Frank and Ollie's last public appearances together. On June 28, 2003 they both reveived VISION AWARDS at the Beverly...

Shere Khan meets Kaa

SHERE KHAN MEETS KAA

An original cel set up from The Jungle Book. Iconic! Beautiful background art and Milt Kahl's cutting-edge animation. A German journalist...

 
 
 



Contemporary Mixed Media Art Painting “Free Flow” by Arizona Artist Pat Stacy

Contemporary Mixed Media Art Painting “Free Flow” by Arizona Artist Pat Stacy

Beautiful warm shades of red, yellow and gold swirl together to make you smile.Wood sides are decorated with conch like designs interracial cotta and gold. Original Abstract... Read more ...

Abstract Expressionist Palette Knife Art Painting

Abstract Expressionist Palette Knife Art Painting

10"x8" Palette Knife Acrylic on 140 lb Watercolor Paper. Frames beautifully in a standard 8x10 frame from your local frame, art or craft shop, no custom framing expense. $80.00 Read more ...

Still Life Palette Knife Floral Fine Art Painting "Impressions" by Colorado...

Still Life Palette Knife Floral Fine Art Painting "Impressions" by Colorado Impressionist Judith Babcock

FRESH OFF THE EASEL... 12"x9" Oil on Canvas Panel Original Palette Knife Flower Painting Read more ...

Inter-Company Restaurant / Atelier Didier Dalmas

Inter-Company Restaurant / Atelier Didier Dalmas

© Jérôme Ricolleau Architects: Atelier Didier Dalmas Location: Saint-Priest, France Lead Architect: Didier Dalmas Area: 803.0 m2 Project Year: 2016 Photographs: Jérôme... Read more ...

UC Botanical Garden

UC Botanical Garden

It is always interesting to me the variety of subjects we find and the sketches we make at a shared location. This afternoon our group met at the UC Botanical Garden in... Read more ...

Mark Webster - Cupcake with Frosting Still Life Oil Painting 2.28.10

Mark Webster - Cupcake with Frosting Still Life Oil Painting 2.28.10

Mark Webster - Cupcake with Frosting Still Life Oil Painting. 7x5" Oil on Canvas Panel. Read more ...

Contemporary Art , Folk Art, Narrative Art Painting,“Henri-Memory Box 3”...

Contemporary Art , Folk Art, Narrative Art Painting,“Henri-Memory Box 3” Narrative Art by Santa Fe Artist Judi Goolsby

FRESH OFF THE EASEL... Contemporary Art, Narrative 36"x36"x 1.5" Acrylic on Gallery Wrapped Canvas/Available Read more ...

Autumn Woodblocked

Autumn Woodblocked

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Contemporary Abstract Art “Gilded Delight” by Illinois Artist Marilyn Weisberg

Contemporary Abstract Art “Gilded Delight” by Illinois Artist Marilyn Weisberg

A warm, golden, gilded abstract with drips and dots and stars and circles and letters. 20"x16"x1/2" Acrylic on Canvas/Available $375 Read more ...

Licensed Prints on Annie Selke

Licensed Prints on Annie Selke

Check out licensed prints of my art on AnnieSelke.com. Intersection Art is a print of 12 x 12 x 12 February 2013 Greyscale Art is a print of 12 x 12 x 12 May 2013 Greyscale... Read more ...