Venessa

VENESSA

I was asked recently if I had anything to do with the character of Vanessa for The Little Mermaid. The answer is yes. I think at the...

Freddie Friday

FREDDIE FRIDAY

Nothing better than to end the week with some Fred Moore art. The first image is dedicated to Milt Banta, a Disney writer, and his...

 
 
 
Wetzel "Judge" Whitaker

WETZEL "JUDGE" WHITAKER

Another unsung Disney animation hero. Judge Whitaker worked at Disney as a character animator on a ton of Donald Duck shorts as well...

Sleeping Beauty at 60

SLEEPING BEAUTY AT 60

After all these decades Sleeping Beauty remains a stand out film among Disney animated features. A grand experiment in artistic style...

 
 
 
Frank Thomas Animates the Chairman

FRANK THOMAS ANIMATES THE CHAIRMAN

One of Frank Thomas' last animation assignments, the Chairman of the Rescue Aid Society from The Rescuers.I love this candid photo...

And Another Kley

AND ANOTHER KLEY

As so often with Heinrich Kley art, you wonder about the meaning behind the illustration. Depicted here is a female nude presumably...

 
 
 

ALADDIN FLASHBACK

When I look back at my career at Disney, I remember that once in a while everything came together just about perfectly for an animated...

"Quiet, Wart!"

"QUIET, WART!"

Milt Kahl sure had some fun animating dialogue scenes with Sir Kay from the Sword in the Stone.In this scene from an early sequence...

 
 
 
Milt Kahl Moves

MILT KAHL MOVES

A great self caricature of Milt Kahl announcing his change of address. Not sure exactly when this occurred, but I have a way of finding...

MUSHKA Update

MUSHKA UPDATE

We are at it full time! More and more final color is pouring in. I am so excited! Honestly, I didn't expect the final footage to turn...

 
 
 
The Marc Davis Touch

THE MARC DAVIS TOUCH

I love the French! I am lucky to have worked in Paris for almost one year. So fortunate to have many French friends. My command of...

Merry Christmas

MERRY CHRISTMAS

Happy Holidays to all of you! This is a vintage photo to promote Disney's 1967 release of The Jungle Book. Thumper is a trifle oversized...

 
 
 
Song of the South Art

SONG OF THE SOUTH ART

Some more art from Disney's Song of the South. As I mentioned before, Bill Peet's story sketches provided so much information for the...

More Early Black Cauldron Work

MORE EARLY BLACK CAULDRON WORK

A few of my early Black Cauldron exploratory sketches were recently auctioned off at Heritage Auctions. They come from the film's producer's...

 
 
 
Sullivant in Color

SULLIVANT IN COLOR

Each time I discover a new TS Sullivant illustration I can't help but smiling from ear to ear.Today brought such a moment when I found...

Jungle Book Art at Auction

JUNGLE BOOK ART AT AUCTION

Here are some wonderful pieces from The Jungle Book that were recently sold at auction. The piece above is a cel set up. I don't know...

 
 
 
Story Sk

STORY SK

It is astonishing to realize that Disney allowed his story sketch artists to work in a graphic style that was comfortable to them,...

Beautiful Things

BEAUTIFUL THINGS

Heritage Auctions is yet again offering unique and rare pieces of original animation art. I just love this concept/layout piece from...

 
 
 
The Ludwig Von Drake Dilemma

THE LUDWIG VON DRAKE DILEMMA

Ludwig Von Drake is a great TV character, created late in Walt's life during the early 1960s. According to one artist who was there...

Joe Grant

JOE GRANT

Joe Grant was one of a kind. I am pinching myself when I think about all those years working with him on various Disney films.Many...

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Mark Webster - Mountain River Abstract Palette Knife Acrylic Painting

Mark Webster - Mountain River Abstract Palette Knife Acrylic Painting

Mark Webster - Mountain River Abstract Palette Knife Acrylic Painting. 10x8" Acrylic on Canvas. Read more ...

Contemporary Landscape Painting,Textured Art, Mixed Media, Fine Art For Sale...

Contemporary Landscape Painting,Textured Art, Mixed Media, Fine Art For Sale “Pleasant Valley” by Contemporary Artist Liz Thoresen

40"x30"x1.5" Acrylic on Canvas/Available $2400 Read more ...

Abstract Mixed Media Botanical Landscape Painting "From Seeds" by Intuitive...

Abstract Mixed Media Botanical Landscape Painting "From Seeds" by Intuitive Artist Joan Fullerton

This loose abstract work has gold leaf accents and an elegant simplicity. 40"x30" Acrylic on Canvas-Available HERE Visit to Read more ...

Morse d curve / Moon Hoon

Morse d curve / Moon Hoon

© Namgoong sun Architects: Moon Hoon Location: 23, Tongil-ro 78 road, Eunpyeong-gu, Seoul, South Korea Category: Commercial Architecture Lead Architects: Moon Hoon, Kim... Read more ...

Scavenger Hunt - 2 people having a conversation / Fehrenbacher Hof

Scavenger Hunt - 2 people having a conversation / Fehrenbacher Hof

Item 3 - 2 people having a conversation These 2 guys were sitting right behind a few of us Urban Sketchers who chose to stay inside the Hof. They were having a talk about hard... Read more ...

Contemporary Seascape, Abstract Seascape, Coastal Living Decor, Fine Art...

Contemporary Seascape, Abstract Seascape, Coastal Living Decor, Fine Art , Stormy Sea, "FUN AT HIGH TIDE-Racing the Tide Series" by International Contemporary Artist Kimberly Conrad

This series was inspired by a trip to Cambria, California last year. A dear friend and I spent two days combing the beach for sea glass. One of the days the tide was coming in... Read more ...

Abstract Landscape, Mixed Media, Blazing Sky, Contemporary Painting “Blazing...

Abstract Landscape, Mixed Media, Blazing Sky, Contemporary Painting “Blazing Glory” by Carol Nelson Fine Art

Flash and sparkle. Dramatic colors. Rough and smooth textures. If these things appeal to you, this is your painting. It may be hung as is, or framed for a more finished... Read more ...

Mixed Media Contemporary Abstract Art Painting, “Sonoran Sunset” © Carol...

Mixed Media Contemporary Abstract Art Painting, “Sonoran Sunset” © Carol Nelson Fine Art

Detail Shot This abstract painting features a variety of colorful and textural collage materials. 12"x36"x1.5 Mixed Media on canvas/SOLD Commissions welcome. Read more ...

House-K / Atelier KUKKA Architects

House-K / Atelier KUKKA Architects

© HIROKAZU TOUWAKU Architects: Atelier KUKKA Architects Location: Hokuto, Japan Category: Houses Lead:Architect: Maki Okubo Project Year: 2017 Photographs: HIROKAZU TOUWAKU Read more ...

Obvs, Joel Ross

Obvs, Joel Ross

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