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AnimationResrouces

  • Magazine Cartoons: Virgil Partch’s Wild, Wild Women
    Virgil “Vip” Partch is one of the greatest cartoonists who ever lived, but the simplicity and directness of his style belie its sophistication. Born in 1916, Partch studied under Rico LeBrun at Choiuinard Art Institute, before joining the Disney…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Sep 17, 3:40pm -
  • E-Book: 101 Beautiful Engravings By Gustave Dore
    Every other month, members of Animation Resources are given access to an exclusive Members Only Reference Pack. In march 2016, they were able to download this collection of high resolution engravings by Gustave Dore. Our Reference Packs change every…
    - 3 days ago, 21 Sep 17, 3:41pm -
  • Inbetweens: Harvery Kurtzman’s Hey Look Comics
    Harvey Kurtzman’s “Hey Look” is one of the stylistically most pure comics ever made. Every panel is a jewel of composition, posing and simplicity. But don’t take my word for it. Check out what John Kricfalusi has to say. Here is a sampling of…
    - 4 days ago, 20 Sep 17, 3:30pm -
  • Inbetweens: Frederick Opper From The Chicago Examiner
    The other day, Andy Konkykru of Andy’s Early Comics Archive sent me some scans of cartoons from Hearst’s Chicago Examiner. They’re too good not to share with you. First up is a batch of cartoons by Frederick Burr Opper… Stephen Worth Director…
    - 5 days ago, 19 Sep 17, 3:39pm -
  • Theory: Objectively Breaking Down Reference
    Many animation students love anime and 90s animated features because they grew up with these films and know them like the backs of their hands. But in order to advance the medium, you have to go beyond what you personally like. Is it possible to lear…
    - 6 days ago, 18 Sep 17, 12:56pm -
  • Theory: Retro Cartoons Are A Dead End
    Last night at our Animation Resources screening, some of the students from Laguna College of Art and Design asked me what I thought of “retro cartoons”. Everyone assumes that because I know a lot about old cartoons, I must think that old fashione…
    - 9 days ago, 15 Sep 17, 3:24pm -
  • Story: Writing Cartoons Part Four- The Rough Board
    Woolie Reitherman, Bill Peet, Ken Andersen andHam Luske tussle during a story meeting for"101 Dalmatians" (via Michael Sporn’s Splog.) When we left off last time in our series on cartoon writing, the gag sessions had led to the establishment of an…
    - 10 days ago, 14 Sep 17, 3:21pm -
  • Story: Writing Cartoons Pt 3- Structure
    Individual gags, created at the initial story meeting are gathered together. The story man creates an outline to begin to work these unrelated gags into a continuity. When we left off in our series of posts on cartoon writing last time, the initial "…
    - 11 days ago, 13 Sep 17, 3:36pm -
  • Animation Resources’ RefPack018 Available For Download Now!
    ANIMATION RESOURCES MEMBERS: Reference Pack 018 has just been posted on the Members Only page. This time we have a great batch of reference material for you…. A rare volume of “grotesque caricatures” by Gustave Dore from 1867, a 1944 Popeye car…
    - 13 days ago, 12 Sep 17, 11:20am -
  • Animation Students: Do you know about THE BIG LIE?
    ANIMATION STUDENTS: Do You Know About The Big Lie? You’ve chosen a good school to go to. You’re doing well in your classes… Once you graduate, you’ll get a job and be started on your career in animation. Can you spot the huge error in these s…
    - 13 days ago, 11 Sep 17, 1:58pm -

ASIFA-Hollywood

  • UCLA and the Hammer Museum Present a Free Screening of DUCK SOUP

    UCLA and the Hammer Museum Present a Free Screening of DUCK SOUP

    When the tiny nation of Freedonia goes bankrupt, its wealthy benefactor, Mrs. Teasdale (Margaret Dumont), insists that the wacky Rufus T. Firefly (Groucho Marx) become the country’s president. The neighboring country of Sylvania sends two spies—P…
    - 6 days ago, 18 Sep 17, 6:46pm -
  • ANIMATION IS FILM Festival Discounted Tickets for ASIFA Members Available for Pre-Sale Now!

    ANIMATION IS FILM Festival Discounted Tickets for ASIFA Members Available for Pre-Sale Now!

    ASIFA-Hollywood is partnering with the new ANIMATION IS FILM festival to make discounted tickets available to our members today, before they go on sale to the public! ANIMATION IS FILM is a major animation festival taking place October 20-22, 2017 at…
    - 6 days ago, 18 Sep 17, 6:40pm -
  • Animation Education Forum Selects 2017-18 Scholarship recipients

    Animation Education Forum Selects 2017-18 Scholarship recipients

    BURBANK, Calif. (September 18, 2017) – ASIFA-Hollywood and the Animation Educators Forum (AEF) recently selected seven (7) animation students to receive a total of $31,000 in scholarships for academic year 2017-2018. According to the AEF judges, ap…
    - 6 days ago, 18 Sep 17, 1:13pm -
  • The 15th Annual 24 Hours Student Contest Is Back!

    The 15th Annual 24 Hours Student Contest Is Back!

    The 24 HOURS Animation Contest for Students will take place from Friday October 6th at 3pm PST to Saturday October 7th at 4pm. Students from around the world compete in teams of 5 to complete a 30 second animated film in just 24 Hours. Even with thes…
    - 12 days ago, 13 Sep 17, 3:30am -
  • Screenings of Interest at the American Cinematheque

    Screenings of Interest at the American Cinematheque

    THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME Sat, Sep 16, 2017 • 7:30pm Retroformat presents Universal ‘s 1923 super-production, with its classic portrayal of Quasimodo, the bell ringer of Notre Dame by Lon Chaney, Sr. Special guest Dave Slaughter will also be on…
    - 21 days ago, 4 Sep 17, 11:21am -
  • 2017 Membership Drive

    2017 Membership Drive

    ASIFA-Hollywood’s Annual Membership Drive is also happening now. Final deadline to join ASIFA-Hollywood or to renew membership and register to participate in the 45th Annie Award voting is midnight Monday, December 18. Delivery of screeners, howeve…
    - 29 days ago, 26 Aug 17, 10:41pm -
  • 45th Annual Annie Awards Call for Nominating Committee Judges

    45th Annual Annie Awards Call for Nominating Committee Judges

    Now through September 18, ASIFA-Hollywood will be conducting the 45th Annual Annie Awards Call for Nominating Committee Judges. All judges, whether they have applied in the past or are enrolling for the first time, must submit a new application. To b…
    - 29 days ago, 26 Aug 17, 10:28pm -
  • Members Screening of Loving Vincent

    Members Screening of Loving Vincent

    The man was carrying nothing; his hands clasped to a fresh bullet wound.This was Vincent van Gogh, then a little known artist; now the most famous artist in the world. His tragic death has long been known, but what has remained a mystery is how and w…
    - 29 days ago, 26 Aug 17, 10:04pm -
  • 45th Annie Award Call for Entries Begins Today!

    45th Annie Award Call for Entries Begins Today!

    45th Annie Award Call for Entries Begins Today, August 14! Call for Judges and our Annual Membership Drive will Open Soon! ASIFA-Hollywood commences its ‘Call for Entries’ for the 45th Annual Annie Awards today. The Annie Awards include nine Prod…
    - 42 days ago, 14 Aug 17, 3:23am -
  • ‘Call for Entries’ for the 45th Annie Awards Opens August 14

    ‘Call for Entries’ for the 45th Annie Awards Opens August 14

    BURBANK, Calif. (August 10, 2017) – The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announced today its ‘Call for Entries’ for the 45th Annual Annie Awards™ to begin on Monday, August 14. Honoring excellence in the field of animatio…
    - 46 days ago, 10 Aug 17, 11:54am -

Big Screen Animation

  • 5 Must Use Tools In Garden

    5 Must Use Tools In Garden

    Gardening is a very good hobby and every gardener has his own favourite tools when he is at work. But…The post 5 Must Use Tools In Garden appeared first on Hand & Electric Tools.
    - 35 days ago, 21 Aug 17, 9:57am -
  • Top 10 Hand Tools You Can Use At Home

    Top 10 Hand Tools You Can Use At Home

    The use of the right tools has the ability to make any major, or minor home-improvement job a success. Here’s…The post Top 10 Hand Tools You Can Use At Home appeared first on Hand & Electric Tools.
    - 35 days ago, 21 Aug 17, 9:42am -

Cartoon Brew

Cooked Art

  • Mark

    Mark


    - 16 Jun 17, 9:59pm -
  • Furball

    Furball


    - 20 Jan 17, 8:34pm -
  • Brad Bird on Animation

    - 2 Nov 16, 3:19pm -
  • Borrowed Time
    Directed by Andrew Coats & Lou Hamou-LhadjAlso check out this featurette.
    - 14 Oct 16, 12:46pm -
  • Fox and the Whale
    Do check out this trailer for Robin Joseph's short, Fox and the Whale.
    - 25 Aug 16, 1:14pm -
  • First trailer for Michael Dudok De Wit's "The Red Turtle"

    First trailer for Michael Dudok De Wit's "The Red Turtle"


    - 13 May 16, 1:07pm -
  • Jailbreak

    Jailbreak

    So excited to share Aaron Sorenson and HouseSpecial's new short, Jailbreak!Do check out Stash Media's coverage of the short for some behind the scenes!
    - 29 Feb 16, 1:19pm -
  • Dr Sketchy's

    Dr Sketchy's


    - 29 Feb 16, 2:12am -
  • Something coming down the pipe...
    The magic of a camera lens can create dimension from flat set designs. More on Feb 29. #jailbreak #moco #animation #design #filmA video posted by HouseSpecial (@housespecialpdx) on Feb 26, 2016 at 3:03pm PST
    - 26 Feb 16, 8:47pm -
  • Surface Book Review

    Surface Book Review

    So I recently have been playing around with a Microsoft Surface Book. It's kind of a halfway point between something like a Cintiq Companion and a Macbook Pro. Its a very interesting and exciting portable computer for creative people. I've been playi…
    - 3 Jan 16, 5:50am -

DYLAN GLYNN

  • new stuff. seriously though just follow me on tumblr or something.

    new stuff. seriously though just follow me on tumblr or something.

    http://dylanglynn.tumblr.com
    - 28 May 14, 2:37pm -
  • http://dylanglynn.tumblr.com

    http://dylanglynn.tumblr.com

    Hey world,It's me. yeah I'm, I'm here now, no no don't get up uh, I gotta go, I'm not gonna come back this time I don't think. But I just thought I'd say good by or something. You know it's hard for me to look at you. He had your eyes. So uh,…
    - 24 Oct 13, 9:30pm -
  • All These Things That I've Done

    All These Things That I've Done

    Oh boy. Haven't posted in a long time. I've been posting on tumblr though <<<<<< so that's kind of the place to find me if your looking.Here is some of the stuff I post there.One day soon I will probably stop posting here.  And only post on tumblr.I…
    - 28 Apr 13, 11:00pm -
  • Let's All Be Free Film Festival
    Hey peeps, if you live in the London area / are going to be in or around Covent Garden this weekend.(ie James, and Emily)My grad film "Circle Square" is going to be having its fancy European premier this weekend at the "Let's All Be Free Film Festiva…
    - 2 Apr 13, 3:11pm -
  • Bronwyn

    Bronwyn


    - 15 Mar 13, 7:52pm -
  • Weirdo

    Weirdo


    - 15 Mar 13, 7:34pm -
  • Scar Bros

    Scar Bros

    Joke for Torontonians
    - 15 Mar 13, 7:33pm -
  • Who Are You

    Who Are You


    - 10 Mar 13, 9:54pm -
  • Soul Pancake

    Soul Pancake

    Rainn Wilson's Soul Pancake
    - 4 Mar 13, 9:39pm -
  • Piggy

    Piggy


    - 3 Mar 13, 9:20pm -
MyPopMuse
MyPopMuse
MyPopMuse
MyPopMuse

Funny Cute

  • Game of Thrones, Downton Abbey, and Strip Search

    Game of Thrones, Downton Abbey, and Strip Search

    Yeesh, I'm seriously terrible about updating this blog.  Lately I've just had a lot to do, which means not much time for drawing personal stuff.  Hopefully that'll change soon.  Also, if you want to see new art more often, you can check my tumblr…
    - 1 Mar 13, 3:18pm -
  • 2008, Women of Star Trek post-its

    2008, Women of Star Trek post-its

    There's this amazing photo set on Flickr that I stumbled upon one day called "The Galactically Hot Women of Star Trek", and it inspired a ton of post-it drawings. Here's most of them, in no order.I sure drew some weird eyes around this time.I was se…
    - 15 Nov 12, 12:57pm -
  • Skadi book and CTN!!

    Skadi book and CTN!!

    I'm pretty happy...I was thinking I wouldn't be able to make it to CTNX this year, but it turns out I can! Also, I will be there selling the Skadi book, which is finally done!  It feels really exciting to hold a finished book in my hands.  Pretty n…
    - 8 Nov 12, 2:29pm -
  • Girls fighting pens, goddesses, and somber redheads

    Girls fighting pens, goddesses, and somber redheads

    Yikes, I haven't been updating this blog much!  Here's some recent stuff, though.  A lot of it has appeared on my Tumblr, so sorry for the repetition.  I got this neat pose book in Little Tokyo with people fighting, so here are some tiny doodles…
    - 3 Oct 12, 6:46pm -
  • Mostly Conan, plus Khaleesi.

    Mostly Conan, plus Khaleesi.

    I haven't had much time for drawing lately, but here are some sketches I did a while ago while re-watching Conan the Barbarian for the 50th time.  They look a bit somber to me.  I still feel weird drawing men, so it's harder to loosen up.  I'm als…
    - 4 Jun 12, 4:11pm -
  • Post that has nothing to do with Valentine's

    Post that has nothing to do with Valentine's

    The next few posts I want to do will be about my hillbilly comic characters, but since I still need to go digging to find them, here are some drawings that were originally put up on my Tumblr. Here's Anne and Lore from Don't Deliver Us From Evil (ag…
    - 14 Feb 12, 2:30am -
  • New drawing and new postcards for sale

    New drawing and new postcards for sale

    I made this drawing in Photoshop for fun, and ended up kind of liking it.The original sketchbook version is always better though, at least to me.Anyhow, I thought it would look cute as a little print, so I got four more drawings together and made a p…
    - 26 Jan 12, 1:46am -
  • Unfinished, unnamed hillfolk comic

    Unfinished, unnamed hillfolk comic

    So I've had this comic idea that I've wanted to do for a few years now, but I can't seem to get it started. I have the three main characters more or less figured out, but I can't seem to get the story or style nailed down.If this comic actually exis…
    - 10 Jan 12, 1:34am -
  • Watercolors, French girls, sociopathy

    Watercolors, French girls, sociopathy

    Finally, some new stuff. Here are some girlie watercolors I did tonight.I've been in a big drawing rut for a while now, but forced myself to draw while I watched this French 70's movie, "Don't Deliver Us From Evil." I've wanted to get away from jus…
    - 21 Oct 11, 3:21am -
  • Old and new

    Old and new

    Finally, some new stuff.A seaside-colored girl.Cora, being dreary.I've been drawing a lot of models lately. I think these ones are from the Urban Outfitters website and America's Next Top Model.Here's some sketchbook stuff I had posted earlier, befo…
    - 10 Oct 11, 2:18am -

Jinx the Monkey :: Drip!

  • A-Camping We Will Go!

    A-Camping We Will Go!

    I have a new story in SpongeBob Comics #22 (in stores now!) and it's camping-themed. Around this time last summer, comics editor Chris Duffy asked me if I'd be interested in doing a comic with a poster spread in the middle—basically, a giant illust…
    - 18 Sep 15, 9:12am -
  • Evolution-Health: Back Pain

    Evolution-Health: Back Pain

    Starting back in October of 2012, I began work on an assignment at FableVision that would quickly become my favorite project of the year. I've written before about the animation-science connection that happens often at my company—we often use film…
    - 18 Sep 15, 9:12am -
  • Evolution-Health: Sunburn

    Evolution-Health: Sunburn

    Ending the week of show-and-tell, here's the final set of designs from the Evolution-Health animations we made at FableVision for the New York Hall of Science. The last one is on Sunburn—why some of us ended up with pale skin to begin with, and…
    - 18 Sep 15, 9:11am -
  • Follow me on tumblr

    Follow me on tumblr

    Hey, I know a handful of folks still check in over here (thank you), so I apologize for the lack of updates...since September. I just tried to get a new post going but I'm running into compression and color issues. (Looks like I'm not the only one.)…
    - 6 Jan 14, 9:13pm -
  • desertscape / 2013 wrap

    desertscape / 2013 wrap

    Okay, here goes... looks like I've cracked through some of the image-posting issues I was having (previously). The new year has kicked in. I sketched up and colored this image the other day (drawing, below). I was out west for a couple weeks in Octo…
    - 6 Jan 14, 9:12pm -
  • MICE 2013 poster

    MICE 2013 poster

    The Massachusetts Independent Comics Expo (MICE) is coming up in just a couple weeks. This year the festival is expanding to two full days, September 28 and 29. I was asked over the summer if I'd be interested in designing one of the posters, and thi…
    - 17 Sep 13, 11:53pm -
  • little leaf dude

    little leaf dude


    - 15 Aug 13, 7:56am -
  • Flora and Red Ned

    Flora and Red Ned


    - 14 Aug 13, 10:51pm -
  • Brain #1 Mini-comic

    Brain #1 Mini-comic

    You can now purchase the mini-comic I had at MeCAF and CAKE over at my online store. It’s 44 pages, black & white, and is the first full-length story featuring my brain character, who first appeared as my twitter avatar and later in a couple short…
    - 26 Jun 13, 2:56pm -
  • New comics and prints for CAKE

    New comics and prints for CAKE

    I’ll be at the Chicago Alternative Comics Expo (CAKE) this weekend with all sorts of new stuff. I debuted Brain #1 at MeCAF, but I have a bunch more printed, folded, and stapled with a brand new color cover. I’m really excited to share this comic…
    - 13 Jun 13, 12:21am -

Nick Cross Animation

Dragon Frame

    Stormseed

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