Just a Beautiful Drawing

JUST A BEAUTIFUL DRAWING

...by Wilhelm M. Busch for a bookcover. An ordinary pose, drawn in an extraordinary fashion. This approach applies to animation as...

Prince John Goes Berserk

PRINCE JOHN GOES BERSERK

A beautiful scene with Prince John, animated by Ollie Johnston. The character is very consistent throughout the film -drawing and personality...

 
 
 
Fred Moore's Mickey

FRED MOORE'S MICKEY

I found this image on the internet a while ago. Whoever the owner is...congratulations, this is a unique Fred Moore doodle sheet. Starting...

Embattled Drawings

EMBATTLED DRAWINGS

This is a Frank Thomas scene from The Legend of Sleepy Hollow section, which is a part of the 1949 feature The Adventures of Ichabod...

 
 
 
Sword in the Stone Vis Dev

SWORD IN THE STONE VIS DEV

Some beautiful visual development art by Vance Gerry and Ken Anderson. Ken Anderson art directed The Sword in the Stone, Vance got...

Eric

ERIC

Eric Larson working -obviously- on 101 Dalmatians. I am not sure when this photo was taken. Perhaps during production or after the...

 
 
 
Click's Magazine 1941

CLICK'S MAGAZINE 1941

Here's a 1941 magazine article that promotes the release of Fantasia. Always fun to read about the current mood and situation during...

Kley kunkelfineart

KLEY KUNKELFINEART

It's always thrilling to find new art by German artist Heinrich Kley. I google Kley about once a month to find out if any new illustrations...

 
 
 
Drawing Sculptures

DRAWING SCULPTURES

I drew from these sculptures more than twenty years ago. The late renaissance and early baroque have always fascinated me because human...

King Louie & Flunkey

KING LOUIE & FLUNKEY

Ken Anderson came up with sketches that defined the relationship with King Louie and the little langur monkey in The Jungle Book. Louie...

 
 
 
More of Milt's Penny

MORE OF MILT'S PENNY

I created these "model sheets" of Penny scenes animated by Milt Kahl...a long time ago. Way back when production began on Oliver &...

More Wilhelm M. Busch

MORE WILHELM M. BUSCH

Can't get enough of the extraordinary work by German Illustrator Wilhelm M. Busch. The compositions, the intense search for portraying...

 
 
 
Prince and Dragon

PRINCE AND DRAGON

I posted about this dramatic sequence from Sleeping Beauty before. Here is some more material showing aspects of the production process. Actor...

Words of Wisdom

WORDS OF WISDOM

...from Don Graham, Disney's prime art teacher during the Golden Age of animation. All of the animators valued his classes enormously....

 
 
 
Anastasia

ANASTASIA

A beautiful rough animation drawing by Ollie Johnston. It looks to me that this scene was based on live action footage. Many scenes...

Edgar in a Panic

EDGAR IN A PANIC

This is the second half of a scene, in which Edgar, the butler realizes that he might be in trouble. After kidnapping the cats he had...

 
 
 
Classic Disney Animation Roughs

CLASSIC DISNEY ANIMATION ROUGHS

Rough drawings from various Disney productions offered at recent a animation auctions.I always find it interesting to see individual...

Cruella's Last Scene

CRUELLA'S LAST SCENE

A couple of drawings from what might be Marc Davis' last scene he ever animated. It is Cruella's last scene in 101 Dalmatians. Her...

 
 
 
One More

ONE MORE

Here's another cover idea for my NINE OLD MEN book, designed by the multi talented Matthieu Saghezchi. I really like this one. But...

Early Book Cover Idea

EARLY BOOK COVER IDEA

This was an idea for the cover of my NINE OLD MEN book. For various reasons it didn't make the cut. It would make for a nice poster...

 
 
 



Abstract Art, Contemporary Mixed Media Painting “THE GIFT OF THE RAVEN” by...

Abstract Art, Contemporary Mixed Media Painting “THE GIFT OF THE RAVEN” by Santa Fe Contemporary Artist Sandra Duran Wilson

FRESH OFF THE EASEL... This is the painting I created from two panels, 12x16 and 8x8 , for the Artful Gathering online class. It incorporates silver leaf, crackles, transfers... Read more ...

Expressionist Portrait,Figurative, McCartney Family, Maybe I'm Amazed Series...

Expressionist Portrait,Figurative, McCartney Family, Maybe I'm Amazed Series “James” by International Abstract Artist Amanda Saint Claire

Contemporary Art It was twenty years ago this week, but Sgt Pepper wasn't teaching the band to play on March 17, 1998, instead lovely Linda died in her husband's arms and the... Read more ...

Slices of orange still life fruit painting a day daily painting small work...

Slices of orange still life fruit painting a day daily painting small work of art original contemporary realism

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Contemporary Modern Abstract Art Paintings by Filomena de Andrade Booth

Contemporary Modern Abstract Art Paintings by Filomena de Andrade Booth

This week I had the pleasure of having another talented artist attend my 3 Day Private Abstract Painting Workshop. I'm always amazed at how each student approaches the... Read more ...

옥천암 스케치

옥천암 스케치

도시주변에 이런 고즈넉한 장소가 있다니~ 석가탄신일이 얼마남지않은 시기라 사람들로 붐빌거란 예상을 했는데 소수의 예불드리는 사람들과 스님들의 목탁소리뿐 ! 어느때 보다 쾌적한 스케치장소였다. Read more ...

Expressionist Portrait,Figurative, McCartney Family, Maybe I'm Amazed Series...

Expressionist Portrait,Figurative, McCartney Family, Maybe I'm Amazed Series “James” by International Abstract Artist Amanda Saint Claire

Contemporary Art It was twenty years ago this week, but Sgt Pepper wasn't teaching the band to play on March 17, 1998, instead lovely Linda died in her husband's arms and the... Read more ...

Rayonnier in a different light

Rayonnier in a different light

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Stephen Lawrence's memorial, London SE9

Stephen Lawrence's memorial, London SE9

Bus stop H on Well Hall Road, Eltham, in south-east London, isn't hard to find. It's by a roundabout on a busy residential road where the two teenagers Stephen Lawrence and his... Read more ...

Florida Coastal Landscape,Seascape Painting, Palm Trees,”Tropical Retreat”...

Florida Coastal Landscape,Seascape Painting, Palm Trees,”Tropical Retreat” Florida Impressionism Artist Annie St Martin

18"x14"x7/8" Oil on Canvas/SOLD Prints and greeting cards are available HERE To Read more ...

Nahum B. Zenil - a few prints

Nahum B. Zenil - a few prints

In the 1990s, Mexico based artist, Nahum B. Zenil produced several exceptional prints. These works are not easy to see on-line or in books. The prints on this post are... Read more ...